NH Las Artes
Travel Blogs from Valencia
... me of the novel "The Sun Also Rises" where bullfights were portrayed as exciting, lively, and an embedment of the culture.
Madrid, though a modern city, also had deep underlining religious history which was beautifully depicted in many paintings at the Rena Sofia and the Prado. I spent about three hours happily wandering through the Prado looking at various paintings that emphasized ...
... destination being a good 25 min walk from their hotel and had a refreshing drink.
They then continued onto their destination being the City of Arts and Sciences (Valencian: Ciutat de les Arts i les Cičncies; Spanish: Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias) which is an entertainment-based cultural and architectural complex.
It is the most important modern ...
... my Fallas experience started a few days prior to February 23rd, and I was not awoken by said fireworks. But what is Fallas? Fallas is an annual festival held in Valencia, Spain. The Festival technically starts February 23rd with La Crida. The morning of February 23rd, in every barrio (or neighborhood) people parade through the streets shooting off mascletas (hard core fireworks). At 2 pm, mascletas are shot off in the Town Square, aka La Plaza ...
... After a visit to Bugalu and Madame Bugalu, we went to the other shops near the main shopping area. I felt pretty tired from all the walking and excused myself to head home.
I wanted to get my hair wash and dried at a salon, so I went peeking into shops along the way home. Found a place that had a patron waiting, and this guy from the inside invited me in. While waiting, I decided that I had been wanted a trim for a while, so I took a chance ...
... into his own face. He smirked and ran off and I was left spluttering on the sidewalk muttering "*******" under my breath. One more truck drove by us and then once all the new fresh tomatoes had been squished and turned into juice everyone just started jumping and kicking the foul orange acid water. Some people even swam in the stuff, laying down and going through the actions. It was gross and all I kept thinking was how many people had peed into that stream this morning! The taste ...
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