The Valencian

Valencia Mayor Heralds A New Dawn In Moving Towards Sustainability

Valencian mayor, Joan Ribó urges a more rapid transition to a new sustainable economic model and…

Valencia Uses Sustainability Funds To Improve Green Space In Cabanyal

European Sustainable Urban Development (EDUSI) funds invested in improving El Jardín del Doctor Lluch in el…

Supermarket Sweep: Valencia versus UK

It’s common to hear immigrants to Valencia (our editor has banned the word expats!) discussing supermarket…

Ayuntamiento backs Night of Valencian Telecommunications

Honours to be given in lieu of telecommunications innovation. Ayuntamiento of Valencia shows its support and…

Valencia Finalist For Smart Tourism Capital In Europe

Valencia is one of seven cities selected to become Europe’s Smart Tourism Capital for 2022. This …

Valencia To Host The European Skate Open

In the first event of its kind, Valencia is set to host internationally renowned professional skaters,…

The conFusión Festival Returns to Valencia This Weekend

This weekend the conFusión festival returns to Valencia. A must-see intimate festival put together by volunteers…

Valencia Celebrates 9 d’Octubre

El 9 October – El Dia De Valencia –hosts the yearly commemoration of King Jaume I’s…

Dog Day Afternoon For Valencia And Spain

The Spanish government is currently working on a new law that prohibits pet euthanasia, potential owners…

Spectacular Meteor Shower Visible From Comunidad Valenciana This Weekend

From Thursday 7 to Sunday 10 October the annual Draconids meteor shower will be visible from…

Valencia Given A One-Year Extension To Its Sustainable Development Plan

Cabañal’s sustainable development plan backed by European Investment is to be extended by one more year,…

Autumn in Valencia: Five Cute And Cosy Bars For Coffee Or Cocktails

As the nights draw in, the weather cools and long, hot summer nights fade to a…

Citadel to Be Filmed in Valencia

Directors Anthony and Joseph Russo from films such as Marvel Studios’ Infinity War and Endgame to…

Cruise Ship Forced To Dock In Valencia Due To Covid Cases

The Tui-owned Marella Explorer 2 was forced to dock at the port today to allow two…

Valencia Creates Public Benches Made Of Recycled Bottle Caps

A platoon of 36 new benches made of recycled bottle caps are being erected throughout the…

Valencia’s Transport Network Is Going Off The Rails And Hitting The Buffers This Month

Weary Valencian commuters are facing days of frustration, with rail services in and out of Estación…

Hatch Them While You Can: Baby Turtles In El Puig

An astonished bystander called 112 to report that 70 hatchlings were crawling to the Mediterranean on…

Get Ready For Valencia Day: The Day Of Love

Next weekend offers a double dose of ‘reasons to be cheerful’, says Eugene Costello  A campaign…

Valencia To Miss The Night Train

A proposed new network of long-distance night trains leaves Valencia out of the plan, largely because…

The Four-Day Week Gains Pace With Desigual Workers To Vote

The textile giant’s 500 office workers are voting on a proposal that will mean a reduction…

Valencia To Host The European Triathlon Championships

This weekend, from 24 September to 26 September at the Marina, Valencia will host 2,400 athletes…

World Paella Day Cup Winner Revealed Today

At 13:45 today in La Marineta, the winner of the World Paella Day Cup will be…

Indian Summer in Valencia: Night Market In Benimaclet

A little bit of India is making its way to Valencia with a bazaar and market…

Twisted Firestarters: Town Hall Square To Be Closed For Fallas Bonfires

The “cremà” – main Fallas bonfires – will force the closure of the Town Hall Square…

Charlie – And A Chocolate Factory: UK Government In Talks To Lease Spanish Coastal Resort

The UK government is in final negotiations to lease Benidorm, with only a few details remaining…

Leading By Example: Valencia’s Energy Department Switches To Run Entirely On 100% Renewable Energy

(3-minute read time) Valencia’s City Councillor for ‘Emergencia Climática y Transición Energética’ (Climate Emergency and Energetic…

Vintage Pop-up Concept Comes To Valencia

Europe’s largest vintage pop-up comes to Blasco Ibañez in Alboraya. Initially a German concept, the scheme…

Valencia Mayor Leads Silent Protest On Violence Against Women

The City Council has today organised a demonstration to show its despair at the latest cases…

Valencia Local Heroes: The Apple Doesn’t Fall Far From The Tree — Valencia’s Mild Man Of Comedy Jesús Manzano

When Eugene Costello went to meet nationally renowned comic Jesús Manzano in El Carmen, he expected…

Valencia Local Heroes: When Jesus Met Madonna

Jesus Arrue has Valencia in his DNA. From the wrong side of the tracks, he overcame…