Mestalla is one of the oldest stadiums in Spain. Having been built in 1923, considering that FC Barcelona´s stadium Nou Camp was built in 1954, you can have more or less an assumption in your mind about how historic and significant Mestalla is. The perfect blending of recently built parts of the stadium and the original seats that remained since the first day create an overwhelming atmosphere for the opponents who visit Comunidad Valenciano to encounter Spain´s third biggest.
During the weekend of 8-9 april I was hosting some friends of Belgium. They already visited Valencia City before so we take the decision to get out of the city center and discover the region outside the center. Saturday we went to the port of Valencia, it was amazing. It’s just April but the temperature was at least 25 degrees. There was not a lot of wind, so it really was the perfect day to go sailing on the sea. The water was so calm, and the sun was shining right in my fac
It has been almost three weeks since my arrival to Alzira. It is certainly different weather in Slovakia; my family begs me to send some sunshine everyday. I knew about EVS for a while and applied repeatedly, today am one of those content ones who spend their time abroad working among Spanish colleagues and hearing Hola! from everywhere.Our project requires us to work in the office but also to learn Spanish and teach English. Since the very first day and confusion at the trai
Before arriving in Alzira, Valencia I was expecting to feel at least a little strange because after all I was a “stranger” here. You know what? It turned out to be completely different than my expectations. There are some places on earth with some particular types of energies and feelings . The reason that I mentioned it is that this place´s energy catches you immediately. Starting from the wednesday afternoon with a warm welcome from my old friend and colleague Mert until o
If you want to visit a traditional Spanish festival then “Las Fallas” is the perfect festival where you should go. First of all, Valencia is a great city with many nice places. But during the “Las Fallas” this beautiful city gets entirely devoted to the festivities. Las Fallas is a festival which is visited by 1 million tourists. For the volunteers of IDEA it was a unique experience to follow the event from the first row. We saw a mix of Fallas, namely a part of Valencia itse
The City Council of Alzira in collaboration with the Business Association organized the IX Week of Economy and Employment; a week-long event that took place in the Cultural Centre of Alzira. From 13 to 17 February you had a chance to see many well-known speakers and experts, such as Manuel Pimentel, Paco Álvarez, Jordi Sevilla, Antonio Gutiérrez or Ricard Camarena and many others. One of the objectives that was pursued during the event was to offer business and general citize