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Toni Bretón; a Valencian in China

Toni Bretón; a Valencian in China

  Why I left Valencia and landed in China. I always loved travelling, thanks to my parents it runs in my blood, but from my point of view trotting the…

Say “Cheese!” Say “Valencia”.

Say “Cheese!” Say “Valencia”.

Valencia is not normally noted for its cheese, but more for its fruits, vegetables, wines and olive oil. Nevertheless, Valencian cheese makers have demonstrated that they are among the finest;…

Waste not Want not in Guadassuar

Waste not Want not in Guadassuar

  We all know that people are wasteful, and that our grandparents must be turning in their graves on learning that we don’t return bottles, put a brick in our…

Surf’s Up for Iván

Surf’s Up for Iván

  Alicante-born Iván Pastor was declared world Raceboard champion in Australia for the 9th time in November 2016. Raceboard is a variation on windsurfing, in which Iván competed in the…

More Murviedro Metal

More Murviedro Metal

The Asia Wine Trophy was the latest venue for successful international medal winning for Valencia’s Murviedro wine maker. The Cueva del Pecado 2012 won the prestigious Great Gold award, while the…

Bisbe: to Infinity and the Toilet

Bisbe: to Infinity and the Toilet

Restaurant reviews don’t normally begin by talking about the toilets, and this one is an exception. It’s just that the toilet (only the Men’s; I checked) is incredible. The experience…

5th Grammy for Valencian Sound Engineer

5th Grammy for Valencian Sound Engineer

A Message from Alfonso Rodenas, 5 time Grammy winner:  Dear Friends and Colleagues, It is with great humbleness and satisfaction that I announce to you all  I was honoured with Two…

23rd International Clown Festival

23rd International Clown Festival

Just as the town of Sueca is synonymous with mime and Albaida with puppetry, so the town of Chirivella, on the outskirts of the city of Valencia is where you…

A Very Citrus Christmas

A Very Citrus Christmas

  Christmas time in England used to be the time when mandarins were common supplementary presents, and this is of course logical because this is the time when all those…

Castellón Takes Off

Castellón Takes Off

The Valencia Community now has three international airports now that Castellón is finally getting some traffic. Everybody’s favourite, cosy airline, Ryanair is now operating flights to London, Bristol and Sofia…

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