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    SHOPPING AT ‘PETULA DAVIANO’ IN THE HISTORIC CENTRE OF VALENCIA

    24/7 VALENCIA: COULD YOU TELL US SOMETHING MORE ABOUT THE CONCEPT OF ‘PETULA DAVIANO’? PATRICIA OF ‘PETULA DAVIANO’: “I have always been passionate about the story told by objects, their successive lives, the history of the craftsmen and women who make them and what they express in their interiors. Moreover, I have had the opportunity […]

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    Valencia Balconies

    #Valencia is a city bereft of back gardens. A fact which is bemoaned by every single expat who misses a place where you can stretch out under the sunshine, kick a ball around and barbecue Asda-lemon-and-coriander chicken breasts. What you get instead is one of the city’s 300,000 balconies. But the Valencian balcony is more […]

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    The I Jornadas ‘Way of the Holy Grail in Valencia’ Ciutat Vella (1+1=5) start with a floral happening…

    The I Jornadas Camino del Santo Graal in Ciutat Vella (1+1=5) start with a floral happening in the centre of Valencia. The Department of Entrepreneurship and Economic Innovation has launched a series of sponsored activities in ‘Ciutat Vella’(old town) aimed at revitalising this emblematic part of Valencia. The Asociación Cultural El Camino del Santo Grial […]

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    VISITING L’ALBUFERA (24/7 VALENCIA)

    #A trip worth taking to enjoy the most stunning sunset! Are you seeking the perfect location to enjoy the sunset in Valencia? If so, take a trip to L’Albufera just 20 minutes outside of the city. You can book a local riverboat cruise which takes you to the lake in Albufera where you can stop […]

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    WHY ALBORAYA COULD BE THE PERFECT PLACE FOR YOUR VALENCIA PROPERTY

    ##If you have been thinking about moving to the city of Valencia you may have heard about the increasingly fashionable areas like Ruzafa, El Carmen, Ensanche, Malvarrosa, Cabanyal and more. We have written about these areas a lot on our blog http://www.valencia-Property.com/new What you may overlook though is Alboraya as it is not officially a […]

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    EXCLUSIVE REPORT ON THE DYNAMIC BARRIO OF BENIMACLET (VALENCIA)

    ##The city of Valencia can be split into sub-divisions or neighbourhoods often known as “barrios”. One of these barrios is called Benimaclet, a name with Arabic origins meaning “sons of Majlad.” This barrio is located to the northeast of Valencia’s city centre. Before 1970, this barrio practiced local sovereignty; therefore Benimaclet was its own town […]

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    ‘MERCADO DE TAPINERIA’…THE EPHEMERAL MARKET OF VALENCIA

    ##Hidden within the old town of Valencia, lies the modern vibrant ‘Mercado de Tapineria’. The trendy market square is a contrast to the quaint architecture enclosing it. Decorated in bright colourful bunting and wrapped up in tall white buildings, the urban environment is a must-see. If you are looking for somewhere to relax and escape […]

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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 […]

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    ‘BAR LA MURTA’ VINS i TAPES …THE HOT SPOT FOR SPANISH TAPAS

    ##Situated in Benimaclet Plaza, ‘Bar La Murta’ (Vins i Tapes) is like no other, and your time spent here will be full of life and accompanied by an exciting buzz all round. Despite sitting in the heart of a student hub, Bar Murta manages to be both truly family-friendly and serve mouth-wateringly delicious homemade tapas […]

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    BIOPARC VALENCIA (NEW & EXCLUSIVE ’24/7 VALENCIA’ REPORT)

    ##Positioned at the top of the Turia Gardens in Valencia, Bioparc Valencia is a unique concept of “zoo immersion” rather than your typical animal park. The Bioparc is easily accessed via walking through El Jardin Del Turia, alternatively there are several buses around the city that stop right at the entrance. There is also a […]

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    ‘TRIPS & EVENTS V’ …DAY TRIP TO ALCOI AND XÀTIVA ON NOVEMBER 14th!

    24/7 VALENCIA: COULD YOU GIVE US MORE DETAILS ABOUT THE DAY TRIP TO ALCOI AND XATIVA? ‘TRIP & EVENTS V’ ORGANIZER EVGENII K: ALCOI Alcoi is situated in the Comunidad Autónoma (autonomous community) of Valencia in southeastern Spain. This historic town is well-known for its fantastic Moors and Christians fiesta, cuisine, and areas of natural […]

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    LA CASA DE LA MAR (Music, gastronomy and beer)

    ##24/7 VALENCIA: What is ‘La Casa de la Mar’? LA CASA DE LA MAR: Our house holds everything that feeds the spirit. An open space just a step away from ‘Patacona’ Beach where a beer tasting, a game of table football and an acoustic concert can happen at the same time. We can’t deny it, […]

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