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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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    New visa for digital nomads in Spain!

    Spain wants to attract digital nomads, entrepreneurs and foreign investors with tax advantages, a special visa and fewer legal formalities to work remotely. Although it is expected to come into force in summer 2022, the new visa for digital nomads in Spain is already one of the most talked-about topics in business circles and entrepreneurial […]

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    VISITING L’ALBUFERA

    So, you’ve heard that a visit to Albufera Natural Park is a must-do in Valencia. You want to see the rice fields, eat paella, and go on a sunset boat trip across the lagoon. The only problem is, it’s winter or spring, and the  ‘best’ time to visit is during the summer. How will you […]

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    The hunt for the best second-hand clothes shops in Valencia

    With fast fashion increasingly critiqued for its ethical value, vintage fashion and second-hand shops are becoming the new big thing. With this in mind, I set out on a mission to explore some of these types of clothing shops in Valencia. Whilst most of them are concentrated in Ruzafa, my local neighbourhood, some of them […]

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    PLAY THAT FUNKY MUSIC AT ‘SPLENDINI BAR i DISCOS!’

    There may already be a copious number of  bars in the hipster mecca of Ruzafa, but head to Splendini (quite near to Ruzafa but on the way to the main train station) for something seriously special. With a portion of the place a record shop, music cover art staining the walls, as well as jazz, […]

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    MERCADO COLÓN OF VALENCIA (EXCLUSIVE REPORT)

    During the early 1900s the Ensanche district of Valencia began to expand at a rapid pace, and the need for a market to meet the neighbourhood’s growing needs became apparent. A block in the centre of the district was split up, and construction on the immense building now known as Mercado de Colón begun. This […]

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    SUPPORT LOCAL ARTISTS AT ‘VINYL EYE’

    Have you ever walked into a shop and had a personalised high-quality t-shirt printed for you in minutes? Do you love graffiti, art, cinema, music, or even bicycles? Do you want to support local artists? Then, Vinyl Eye is the shop for you. Around the corner from the botanical gardens near Valencia’s old town, is […]

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    Inauguration of the Greek Honorary Consulate in Valencia on May 17th

    The inauguration will take place in the presence of His Excellency Ilias Fotopoulos , Ambassador of Greece in Spain, and His Eminence the Metropolitan of the Greek Orthodox church in Spain and Portugal, Exarch of the Mediterranenan Sea, Monsignor Byssarion. The event will take place on May 17, 2022, from 16.00h to 19.00h at the […]

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