Driving along Costa Blanca

Costa Blanca is a dream destination in Spain. So having been living in Valencia for over 8 months, I had to take the chance to see Costa Blanca when it came. And it came in the form of my brother and Favourite Travel Companion (aka the boyfriend) who possess a very valuable skill of driving a car. So I packed up and got myself driven along the Costa Blanca twice 🙂 View from Altea Old Town Famous for the sandy beaches and luxurious resorts, it actually … Read more Driving along Costa Blanca

3 perfect ideas for a day trip from Valencia

Albufera Albufera is a freshwater lagoon, separated from the Mediterranean sea just by a small strip of land. It has a variety of flora and fauna, so it’s a must see for the lovers of nature looking to get out of the crowded city for a while. The locals offer short boat trips around Albufera. The perfect time, if you can make it, is to get one to see the sunset. As it is also used to cultivate rice, the villages around Albufera specialize in … Read more 3 perfect ideas for a day trip from Valencia

What are Fallas de Valencia? My perspective on the 2017 celebrations

If there’s one thing I really love about the Spanish is their absolute love of celebration and general party. Okay, there are far more things I love about this country, but this one simply impresses me the most. Valencia has just finished celebrating their regional fiestas- Las Fallas. I was planning on writing about it before, but the pure madness of Fallas just sucked me in so here I am only a day after telling you how it was. Las Fallas is a local celebration … Read more What are Fallas de Valencia? My perspective on the 2017 celebrations

Valencia – a travelling student’s paradise

Spain is flooded with Erasmus students who come each year to enjoy the sun, the vibrant culture and Spanish fiesta. Let me tell you why I think Valencia is the best choice for a travelling student looking for a great study abroad experience. And, of course, why I am proud to call this city home. The biggest beach Malvarrosa Beach in Valencia is stunning, wide and long, perfect for any kind of activity. I love strolling along the sea and having a late night star … Read more Valencia – a travelling student’s paradise