The Valencian

The Globexs Guide to Moving to Valencia: There Is Always Hope, in Love and Business Alike

Moving to Valencia can be the start of a new life in business and a new…

The Globexs Guide to Moving to Valencia: Bureaucracy and the Local Administration

Moving to Valencia will mean that inevitably you will run up against Spanish bureaucracy. There is…

The Globexs Guide to Moving to Valencia: Dreams Not Even a Pandemic Can Destroy

Moving to Valencia can be a dream that not even the pandemic could destroy! This week,…

The Globexs Guide to Moving to Valencia: Do Your Research Before You Move

 Like any life project, moving to Valencia requires a little background research into neighbourhoods, schools if…

The Globexs Guide to Moving to Valencia: All You Need to Know

What to expect. What you need to know. Where to find the information you need. Tips…

Dealt A Good Hand Of Cards: What My Tarot Teller Told Me

Sasha Elizabeth Parker views Valencia with jealous eyes from Poland as she tries to head west…

Lockdown Reflections: Yogi, Bare

“what does it mean to love yourself?” she answered, “it means to uncover and release whatever…

Vets, Pet Shops, And What To Buy Your Dog In Valencia

By Chris Cooper (12-minute read) If you don’t have a dog, you will be astonished at…

Cola’ Is Not Just A Fizzy Drink In Spain

Readers from northern Europe – especially the UK, where a guide to queuing etiquette runs to…

It’s A Dog’s Life

A Dog Is For Life – Not Just For Social Acceptance (12 minutes read time) When…

You’re Unlikely To Starve in Valencia

It has been said, the fastest way to someone’s heart is via their stomach. Nowhere is…

Remote Reflections

Even back before La Crisis, there was an old joke about the best way to become…

Pleased To Meet You: Hope You Guess My Name

As Sasha Elizabeth Parker ponders how to plot her next move – from Poland to Valencia,…

There’s More to Money Than Dinero In Valencia

COLUMN: Lost in Translation Small talk in Spain is much like anywhere else. The weather, sport,…

You For Coffee in Valencia?

This week: Negotiating the minefield of coffee etiquette can be so hazardous it really should have…

Playing Hide And Seek With My Inner-child?

Sasha Elizabeth Parker says one, two, three – ready or not, I'm coming to get you!…

Lockdown Reflections: It’s Not All Doom And Gloom

I would like to share with you some of my tried and tested techniques to not…

I Can’t Seem To Put My Finca On It

Welcome to the ranch – but there’s nowhere to keep your horse. Tash Aleksy explains… The…

So What Does Fallas Actually Mean?

This week: The etymology of Fallas from our resident linguistic sleuth, explains what does Fallas actually mean……

The Rules Of The Road, Spanish-style

This week: Red lights To Roundabouts – It’s (Street) Life, Jim, But Not As We Know…