Festivo de los Reyes Magos

Festivo de los Reyes Magos

I am used to New Year being the end of the Christmas season. If you haven’t been able to book the day off work, 2 January is back to “business as usual”; but I was pleased to find that here is Spain “Christmas” lasts a whole extra week! Why? The Festivo de los Reyes Magos … Read More

Preparing and planning for a productive 2018

Preparing and planning for a productive 2018

As the first week of 2018 draws to a close, I have found myself caught up in the excitement start of a new year. All week I’ve been avidly devouring the “plan with me” and “2018 set-up” blog posts, YouTube videos and Instagram photos; so I couldn’t resist doing my own “ready for 2018” post. … Read More

Nochevieja en Valencia – my first one!

Nochevieja en Valencia – my first one!

The last few years I have had quiet nights at home or at a friend’s house; but, for my first year in Valencia, I wanted to go out and sample what the city had to offer. So I got dressed up (but not wearing red undies – oops!) and headed out to have some fun. … Read More