• Food
    THE GOURMET KNIGHTS @LA OLA FRESCA, VALENCIA

    The ‘Gourmet Knights’ team is made up of our gallant chef, Alberto Corella, Helen Westwater(Queen of the sweets),Honor Witke (check out her band ‘Oh no’) and Javi de la Torre Sola, a name fit for a Knight and also a psychologist…always good to have on the team! Between them they jointly control the battleground. Together […]

  • Food
    TABLAO FLAMENCO LA BULERÍA (FOOD&MUSIC)

    1. What is La Buleria about regarding flamenco? La Bulería is a place of worship for Spanish flamenco, which is arguably one of the most beautiful genres of music in the world… possessing an artistic, cultural and historical richness that is undeniable. Indeed, it has been declared “Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity” by UNESCO. There […]

  • Nightlife
    ‘GONG’ RETRO MUSIC BAR…THE HIDDEN VALENCIA!

    These days GONG is indeed a rare bird in the Valencia nightlife world. Crossing the door’s entrance and entering is like being inside a time machine and travelling to that time when Valencia was synonymous with good music and an underground scene. It’s one of those secret places that you get taken to one night […]

  • Editorial
    Agua de Valencia (Valencian Cocktail)

    AGUA DE VALENCIA: FROM AVANT-GARDE TIPPLE TO BOTTLED SUPERMARKET TRAVESTY Agua de Valencia was first concocted by erstwhile artist and barman Constante Gil, who started serving it in his bar, the now sadly defunct Cerveceria Madrid in C/ Abadia San Martin in 1959 in Valencia. The bar, with its live piano music and its alcoves […]

  • Sports
    VALENCIA CF AND LEVANTE UD…DOUBLE CELEBRATIONS IN VALENCIA

    The city of Valencia had two reasons to celebrate on the football front as Levante UD have secured their La Liga status for another campaign and Valencia CF have confirmed their Champions league spot for next season. With a comfortable points cushion for that coveted fourth place it was always going to be difficult for […]

  • Editorial
    RE-READ LIBRERIA LOWCOST VALENCIA

    THE CONSCIENTIOUS BOOKSTORE THAT IS KIND ON THE POCKET & GOOD TO THE EARTH The battle between paper and digitalisation has never been more poignant than now. The looming realities of deforestation and the colossal amounts of paper that we collectively use on a daily basis are becoming not only an environmental issue. It is […]

  • Music
    REINA ROJA PRESENT THEIR NEW ALBUM ‘SANKARA’

    1. Tell us something about your roots and influences… We are a mixture of all the music that we have been listening to all of our lives as well as the influences of the musicians that have played with us. If you like what you are listening to, it stays with you and forms a […]

  • Food
    MEDITERRANEAN LUNCH OR DINNER AT ‘ANÓMALO’ IN THE HISTORIC CENTRE

    1. Could you tell us something about your background, travels and experiences? Amanda: I’m from London originally but have always travelled and met Danilo when I was living in Rome. I was working in Television but dreamed of running my own restaurant or beach bar. We spent 7 years in Australia; Danilo was an acclaimed […]

  • Food
    PALARDI CAFFE RESTOBAR IN VALENCIA

    Palardi arrived in Valencia in September of 2017 after a very successful run of 15 years in Ibiza. They hope to have brought you something special that reflects their Ibizan roots. Their Kitchen brings you a mix of American, British and Argentine goodies, all prepared and cooked in-house. The bar is hosted by a professional […]

  • Editorial
    ABOUT BREXIT

    BREXIT » Independence Day It’s curious that the biggest patriots are often their countries’ biggest embarrassment and that they tend to divide their countries more than unite them. Even more curious and ironic is how the patriotic Brexit campaign used the “Independence Day” rallying call to such great effect and applause, since it echoes one […]

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