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Little Tin Soldiers: Ten Years After

Little Tin Soldiers: Ten Years After

The number of museums in Valencia has grown considerably in recent years, and one outstanding one is the L’Iber, which houses the largest collection of toy soldiers in the world,…

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…

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 took place at Valencia’s Wayco Co-Working, Calle…

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…

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…

Iranzo Going Back to New York

Iranzo Going Back to New York

Patricia Iranzo returned to New York in February 2017 to fulfill an American dream that started 15 years before in 2002 following the visit to her Valencian studio of an…