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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Valencia To Host The European Triathlon Championships

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

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…

València screams against Samuel’s violent death: “We’re here, we don’t kill”

More than 300 people gathered up this past Monday (5 July) in front of the town…

Valencia’s City Hall Stands Proud After €1 Million Refurb

A six-year refurbishment and modernisation programme means the City Hall building is now something that all…

Fire Engine Donated By Valencia To Town In Palestine

Valencia Ayuntamiento Mayor Joan Ribó has petitioned the Israeli government to accept the donation of a…

Get On Your Bike And Ride – To Burjassot

A new bike lane joining Valencia city to Burjassot in la Huerta del Norte of Valencia…

Plans To Pedestrianise In Patraix

The Ayuntamiento is spending more than €1 million to create public spaces for pedestrians in Patraix.…