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Doctor Who in Valencia

Doctor Who in Valencia

Doctor Who? Yes that’s right. One of the most famous and long-lasting TV series of all time was in Valencia recently. Since 1963 the time-travelling Doctor has changed identities 12…

Jacarandas: Valencia’s Purple Haze

Jacarandas: Valencia’s Purple Haze

Jimi Hendrix would have enjoyed Valencia at this time of year, for in May the jacarandas bloom. There are 49 species of the Jacaranda tree, which is native to tropical…

DRAGON DAY IN VALENCIA: 23RD APRIL

DRAGON DAY IN VALENCIA: 23RD APRIL

          Sunday 23rd April was Dragon Day in Valencia as a new concept in tourism was launched in the city. The project consists of a bi-lingual…

Ibán Ramón Fallas Poster Award

Ibán Ramón Fallas Poster Award

Ibán Ramón’s poster for the Fallas Festival of 2016 has been selected as one of the finalists of the European Design Awards (ED-Awards), which will be held in Oporto (Portugal)…

Sergio Garcia: a Valencian Master

Sergio Garcia: a Valencian Master

On 10th April 2017, Valencian golfer Sergio Garcia received the prestigious green jacket, having won the Masters tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club for the first time. Sergio García…

MOVIES MADE IN SPAIN

MOVIES MADE IN SPAIN

  Orson Welles used to say that Spain isn’t so much a country as a continent, due to its wide variety of unspoilt scenery, which is why he made so…

-ID- Mark Sicon Re-exhibits

-ID- Mark Sicon Re-exhibits

Mark Sicon is an anglo-spanish artist born and bred in Valencia, and also a regular photographer for Valencia International. His second major exhibition will take place at Valencia’s Wayco Co-Working,…

Rosebud and Citizen Saiz

Rosebud and Citizen Saiz

“Rosebud” whispered Orson Wells on his deathbed as Citizen Kane, and the name stuck with at least one citizen of Valencia, Juan Angel Saiz, a cinema buff who decided to…

Jazz, Cooking and Norway in Valencia

Jazz, Cooking and Norway in Valencia

Apparently Jazz and Cooking go together like love and marriage, or like a fish and a bicycle. Whatever the connection, Jazz and Cookin’ (note the trendy dropping of the final…

Guadalajara: Surprisingly Frequently Filmed In.

Guadalajara: Surprisingly Frequently Filmed In.

Marlon Brando, Katherine Hepburn, Kirk Douglas, Stanley Kubrick, Vanessa Redgrave, Hugh Grant, Ridley Scott, Orson Welles….it sounds like the cast of an exclusive Hollywood party from the days when Hollywood…