Located on the Gulf of Valencia on Spain’s eastern Mediterranean coast, Valencia is equidistant from Barcelona to its north or Madrid to its west, with the distance separating them being 350 kilometers. Apart from Spanish, the residents of this city also converse in Valenciano. It is famous all over the world for its Las Fallas [...]
The north coast of Valencia, the shoreline which is closest to the capital, has become a large expanse of sand, where tall towers of apartments and service infrastructures have been built, sharing the landscape with farmsteads and large market gardens (huertas). At the end of the Malvarrosa Beach lie the fields of Alboraya, which are [...]
Situated to the south of the capital, separated from the waters of the Mediterranean by a chain of dunes and pine groves, the lake of La Albufera was formed in the distant past from the deposit of sediments from the Rivers Turia and Júcar, which hemmed in this small inland sea of fresh water. The [...]
The province of Valencia is the largest of the three which go to make up the Valencian Community. It is situated in the centre of the Spanish Mediterranean coastline, latitude 40º 15’ N and 38º 73’ S and longitude 0º 01’ E and 1º 34’ W. It overlooks the spacious Gulf of Valencia and is [...]
The visitor to the region of La Safor finds himself in an attractive area with a history of its own, nestling in a natural environment whose characteristics are twofold: the high mountains which form the ranges of Mustalla, Safor, Grossa and Aguilles blend into a natural circle of pinnacles and woodland, while the plain is [...]
Located in Gandia, 150 meters from the beach, the hotel offers easy access to everything that Valencia has to offer. The large guestrooms at the complex are equipped with satellite TV, direct-dial telephone and air conditioning (19/6 – 30/9 only). The complex features 2 swimming pools, 2 bars, buffet restaurants, children’s play equipment and games.
Stay just a few paces away from all of the action in sunny Valencia at a new hotel designed for business travelers. Enjoy easy access to many of Valencia’s major attractions including City Hall, the Arts and Science Museum, and the shopping zone. Unwind after a long day of touring or business with a refreshing [...]
ADDRESS Urb Oliva Nova Golf Oliva, 46780 Spain & Canary Islands Nearest major airport: Valencia, Spain (VLC-Valencia) DINING El Olivo – Dine in the hotel gardens overlooking the pool area. Columbus Restaurant – Indulge in delicious and classic international cuisine for lunch and evening meals. Lobby Bar/Cafeteria – Stop by for a drink or a [...]
ADDRESS El Valle De Ayora, El 3 Valencia, 46015 Spain & Canary Islands Nearest major airport: Valencia, Spain (VLC-Valencia) DINING Arnadi – Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner serving Mediterranean cuisine in modern surroundings. NEARBY POINTS OF INTEREST Fallero Museum – 500 meters Botanical Garden – 2 kilometers (1 mile) Valencian Institute of Modern [...]
On the 9th of October every year, the people of Valencia celebrate the national day of their autonomous region. This is a historical commemoration of the date in 1238 when King James I officially entered the city of Valencia, freeing it from Moorish rule.
Every year the Palau de les Arts (Palace of the Arts) in Valencia decks itself out to welcome this festival of opera and symphony music which is a firm favourite with music lovers of all kinds. Dates from May 26, 2012 to Jul 1, 2012.