Italy is closed, New York has declared a state of emergency and Valencia… well Valencia has decided that there is no reason to cancel the Fallas fiestas and they will continue apace.
If you are planning your trip to buy property in Valencia in 2019 it’s good to know when it might be difficult to get in and see properties and when you will be ok. Therefore we have produced this 2019 Valencia Property Calendar for you which includes Valencia holidays, imagesContinue reading
Not long now until the totally irrational part of Valencia rears its head (No, not appointing Gary Neville as Valencia manager) Fallas is in the air, the annual festival of finding anything you can and either making it explode or simply just burning it to the ground. March is theContinue reading
The majority of the Fallas fiestas this year fall at the weekend and also a Spanish holiday so expect Valencia to be absolutely packed this weekend as people come in to see the wonders that are here. Some of the Fallas models are beyond belief of course.
I put out the Spain is Different Magazine to the list yesterday and as usual the feedback and response was excellent. Thanks for that. So here it is on the blog. Download or look at the latest Spain in Different here. And what does it have this time?
The transition to democracy in Spain.
How to steal a cat
Do what you love and love what you do
There is a story in the latest Spain is Different Magazine about me and how I first came to the country. Why was it? Well it’s partially about Marco Tardelli, and if that doesn’t get you to read it in curiosity then nothing will.
You can see the latest Spain is Different here.
It also includes stories about.
Catalan Cultural Nationalism
Bureaucracy and Opening a Business in Spain
Not the usual style of post here today as this is an advert. However it is an excellent advert. A rather cool advert for Ray Bans. Take a look it is well worth a couple of minutes of your time. I have also added into this post some links to other posts on the blog about Fiestas, Fallas and Tourist Attractions in Valencia. Enjoy.
I did a slightly unscientific Facebook questionnaire about what are the top tourist attractions in Valencia. I initially put in seven options and allowed others to put their own in. So what according to my Facebook friends and followers of Valencia property are the top tourist attractions in Valencia?
The Fallas fiestas are becoming more well known worldwide as social media and people’s own experiences are shared through images on Flickr, Facebook and Twitter. My first experiences of Fallas were in 1988 when I visited Valencia during the University holidays and back in those days of course none of this existed so I was surprised, no…
I was blown away.
We have talked on these pages before about education in Spain and what to look out for so that the kids feel at home. What we haven’t talked about is how to integrate the kids into the local community in the best way. Believe it or not this is easy because kids in general are so garroulous and adaptable they will fit in anywhere. However Spain has made it easier for kids to fit in by having loads of places they can go and do stuff.