• Editorial
    BIOPARC VALENCIA 2020

     ##Built as part of the Cabacera park development at the Mislata end of the Turia river bed, the Bioparc opened in 2008. It is a new-generation zoo where the idea was to move away completely from the bad old days of the ‘Viveros Gardens’ enclosed zoo, embracing the philosophy of “zoo-immersion” in line with other […]

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    VALENCIA…STATION TO STATION

    ##There is something magnificent and Jules Verne-like about old mainline railway stations that their clean-lined, concrete & glass modern counterparts can never quite recapture…however beautifully designed. The ultra-fast AVE (Alta Velocidad Española) train arrived in Valencia at a purpose-built station in 2010. As Valencia advances into a new age of high-speed rail links, underground tunnels […]

  • Editorial
    ‘JARDÍN DEL TURIA’ OF VALENCIA (SPAIN’S LONGEST URBAN GARDEN)

    ##Paloma Ceballos (https://tuguiaenvalencia.com/) misses giving tours, her job before the Coronavirus pandemic struck the world. Ceballos refers to the ‘Jardín del Turia’ as a river (rio in Spanish), which used to cross through the city. The river that is now a garden was diverted south of the city, in 1957, because of the big flood. […]

  • Art
    ‘FUSIONART’ IN BENIMACLET (VALENCIA)

    ##24/7 VALENCIA: ‘WHAT IS FUSIONART’? FUSIONART: “It is an association of artists for all audiences where all kinds of arts can be expressed and merged: concerts, theatre, dance, theme nights, exhibitions, workshops, courses, juggling and much more. We are always open to new proposals!” FUSIONART C/ JUAN GINER ,5 46020 Valencia BENIMACLET Valencia, Spain Tel: […]

  • Editorial
    ‘MALVARROSA’ BEACH OF VALENCIA

    ##Valencia has always had a strange relationship with the sea. The city’s port has been a great source of wealth over the centuries but Valencia doesn’t feel like a maritime city and as people round here will tell you, the city was built with its back to the sea. People have been making sandcastles and […]

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