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Vegetarian Gastro-Route

Vegetarian Gastro-Route

20/06/19 - Vegetarian Gastro-Route Comment(s)

Dear readers,   As you may notice, vegetarian is one of the main foodie trends in the last years. It might be an ethical choice, or a healthy ...

La Tomatina: World's Biggest Food Fight

La Tomatina: World's Biggest Food Fight

13/06/19 - La Tomatina: World's Biggest Food Fight Comment(s)

Hello readers,   Today you are about to dip into a cultural yet interesting and “funny” reading (and food related, as always!). Let’s ta...

What you cannot miss in June!

What you cannot miss in June!

06/06/19 - What you cannot miss in June! Comment(s)

Hello readers, here’s what you cannot miss in June! The heat is here and only getting stronger, so get out of your rooms and get ready for a few wa...

Valencia: Barrio Ruzafa

Valencia: Barrio Ruzafa

30/05/19 - Valencia: Barrio Ruzafa Comment(s)

Hello Readers, Today we are diving into another area of Valencia, known as Ruzafa (also spelled Russafa in Valencian) to help in your search for the ...

5 Valencian Salads

5 Valencian Salads

23/05/19 - 5 Valencian Salads Comment(s)

Hello guys, We are back with our tasty column and since the hot season is here, we want to provide you with 5 delicious and super-fast recipes to pre...

Valencia Secret Corners

Valencia Secret Corners

16/05/19 - Valencia Secret Corners Comment(s)

Hola readers, Are you ready to discover some of the most beautiful Valencia secret corners with us? We’re quite sure you already know the famous a...

What you cannot miss in May!

What you cannot miss in May!

09/05/19 - What you cannot miss in May! Comment(s)

Hola readers,   May arrived and so our monthly Agenda did to tell you what you cannot miss in our beautiful Valencia! Here we are with a specia...

Valencia: distrito Ciutat Vella

Valencia: distrito Ciutat Vella

25/04/19 - Valencia: distrito Ciutat Vella Comment(s)

Today we talk about distrito Ciutat Vella, or the Old City district in Valencia. This atmospheric neighborhood is characterised by pretty cobble-stone...

A tasty traditional Easter

A tasty traditional Easter

11/04/19 - A tasty traditional Easter Comment(s)

A tasty traditional Easter in Valencia, to discover new traditions and to spend a tasty Easter away from home. We have not created “Tasty” column ...

Valencia: distrito Extramurs

Valencia: distrito Extramurs

04/04/19 - Valencia: distrito Extramurs Comment(s)

Valencia and “distrito” Extramurs. Today you will discover together with helpValencia the beautiful, exclusive and super central Extramurs distric...

What you cannot miss in April!

What you cannot miss in April!

28/03/19 - What you cannot miss in April! Comment(s)

What you cannot miss in April! This sentence means that our agenda is back. We are back with many events, we are back with our favourites, with intere...

The City of arts and sciences

The City of arts and sciences

21/03/19 - The City of arts and sciences Comment(s)

The City of arts and sciences, possibly the most important cultural complex in Valencia. We have mentioned the City of arts in our blog posts several ...

It’s all about style!

It’s all about style!

14/03/19 - It’s all about style! Comment(s)

It’s all about style! No, we are not talking about fashion. We are talking about writing. Actually, this month we will suggest you some phrases to w...

Top five day trips

Top five day trips

07/03/19 - Top five day trips Comment(s)

Top five day trips or five gorgeous destinations close to Valencia. This is quite a news for our blog and we hope you will enjoy this post. Who knows,...

What you cannot miss in March

What you cannot miss in March

28/02/19 - What you cannot miss in March Comment(s)

What you cannot miss in March, or some plans and favourites selected by helpValencia. Dear readers, it is that time of the year when you can discover ...

Valencia: barrio Pla del Real

Valencia: barrio Pla del Real

21/02/19 - Valencia: barrio Pla del Real Comment(s)

Valencia and Pla del Real, we will explore this neighbourhood today. helpValencia, for some time now, is describing some of the best areas of the city...

Sweet Spanish Carnival

Sweet Spanish Carnival

14/02/19 - Sweet Spanish Carnival Comment(s)

Sweet Spanish Carnival. Music to our ears ahahah. This is what we like of February: sweet treats are everywhere. By the way, you have certainly guesse...

Let's talk... Like a native!

Let's talk... Like a native!

07/02/19 - Let's talk... Like a native! Comment(s)

Let’s talk… Like a native! Our “linguistic” column is finally back, we got quite a long break ahahah. Christmas, the beginning of a new year, ...

What you cannot miss in February

What you cannot miss in February

31/01/19 - What you cannot miss in February Comment(s)

What cannot you miss in February? Valencia offers you many plans and helpValencia offers you interesting tips… Talking about tips, since January, we...

Some extra time, please!

Some extra time, please!

24/01/19 - Some extra time, please! Comment(s)

Some extra time, please! The issue of modern times… Are you wandering the topic of this post? As it is always harder to find time to read a boo...

International cuisine in Valencia

International cuisine in Valencia

17/01/19 - International cuisine in Valencia Comment(s)

International cuisine in Valencia. Are you ready for a mouth-watering journey? We know that you are on diet and it is not the right period to suggest ...

Valencia: barrio Benimaclet

Valencia: barrio Benimaclet

10/01/19 - Valencia: barrio Benimaclet Comment(s)

Valencia and “barrio” Benimaclet, this is our next stop to discover every corner of the city. It has been a while, isn’t it? Well, we have been ...

What you cannot miss in January!

What you cannot miss in January!

03/01/19 - What you cannot miss in January! Comment(s)

What you cannot miss in January! It is January! We are so happy to begin a new year with you. We want to begin 2019 with many good resolutions and man...

New Year’s Eve in Spain

New Year’s Eve in Spain

27/12/18 - New Year’s Eve in Spain Comment(s)

New Year’s Eve means only one thing: goodbye 2018 and welcome 2019. Have you already mixed this great event with Valencia? The outcome is an amazing...

Got a sweet tooth?

Got a sweet tooth?

20/12/18 - Got a sweet tooth? Comment(s)

Got a sweet tooth? Well, you certainly know that Christmassy sweet treats are the best part of December! As Christmas is coming soon, we have to provi...

A traditional Christmas in Valencia

A traditional Christmas in Valencia

13/12/18 - A traditional Christmas in Valencia Comment(s)

A traditional Christmas in Valencia with helpValencia! What a combination ahahah. We need to get into Christmas spirit; therefore, we have planne...

What you cannot miss in December!

What you cannot miss in December!

29/11/18 - What you cannot miss in December! Comment(s)

“What you cannot miss in December”, our agenda is finally back. Thanksgiving is over, Cyber Monday too… Finally, it is Christmas time! And, need...

Valencia: barrio La Saïdia

Valencia: barrio La Saïdia

22/11/18 - Valencia: barrio La Saïdia Comment(s)

Barrio La Saïdia, this is the next stop of our column about the coolest neighbourhoods in Valencia. Have you enjoyed the last walk in Eixample? If yo...

Getting around… unconventionally!

Getting around… unconventionally!

15/11/18 - Getting around… unconventionally! Comment(s)

We are not directly related to any of these companies and the information may change over time. They have been collected by helpAc...

What you cannot miss in November!

What you cannot miss in November!

08/11/18 - What you cannot miss in November! Comment(s)

What you cannot miss in November… helpValencia has collected for you some of the most interesting, funny and tasty plans to enjoy this amazing ...

All crazy for… Valencia and its museums!

All crazy for… Valencia and its museums!

25/10/18 - All crazy for… Valencia and its museums! Comment(s)

Valencia and its museums, many chances to learn new thing and to enjoy the city even more. As we are culture and museums enthusiasts, we have decided ...

8 tips to learn a new language

8 tips to learn a new language

18/10/18 - 8 tips to learn a new language Comment(s)

8 tips to learn a new language, this is our special gift of October. Learning a new language is a great adventure, but it is not easy… not at all! W...

Valencia: barrio L’Eixample

Valencia: barrio L’Eixample

11/10/18 - Valencia: barrio L’Eixample Comment(s)

Valencia has a huge amount of pretty areas and the barrio L’Eixample is one of them. Right in the city centre, this is one of the most exclusive are...

MetroValencia

MetroValencia

04/10/18 - MetroValencia Comment(s)

We are not directly related to this company and the information may change over time. They have been collected by helpAccommodatio...

What you cannot miss in October!

What you cannot miss in October!

27/09/18 - What you cannot miss in October! Comment(s)

What can't you miss this month? Let’s have a look at some of the best activities that you can do this month in Valencia. The season of pumpkins, cu...

Room-hunting and more!

Room-hunting and more!

20/09/18 - Room-hunting and more! Comment(s)

Room-hunting in Valencia? Are you planning to stay there some months? Would you like to live in a good area, maybe central and well connected? Here so...

Valencia: barrio Camins al Grau

Valencia: barrio Camins al Grau

13/09/18 - Valencia: barrio Camins al Grau Comment(s)

Camins al Grau, one of the central district of Valencia, may be a good place to live. We have prepared for you a description of its strengths in order...

Valencia by bike

Valencia by bike

06/09/18 - Valencia by bike Comment(s)

We are not directly related to the bike sharing company and the information may change over time. They have been collected by helpAccommodat...

What you cannot miss in September!

What you cannot miss in September!

30/08/18 - What you cannot miss in September! Comment(s)

September is here! Someone may be sad, someone else happy. We don’t judge, everyone has its favourite month and season! We are personally in love wi...

Are you ready to move abroad?

Are you ready to move abroad?

23/08/18 - Are you ready to move abroad? Comment(s)

Are you ready to live an unforgettable experience abroad? Documents, flights, accommodation, university… you must plan many things before your depar...

Valencia for beginners!

Valencia for beginners!

16/08/18 - Valencia for beginners! Comment(s)

Have you ever been in Valencia? If you’ve have visited this city at least once, you’ll may be familiar with some of its districts. On the other ha...

Next Station: Colón!

Next Station: Colón!

09/08/18 - Next Station: Colón! Comment(s)

We are not directly related to any of these companies and the information may change over time. They have been collected by helpAc...

What you cannot miss in August!

What you cannot miss in August!

02/08/18 - What you cannot miss in August! Comment(s)

Valencia has the sea… we know you don’t need great plans in order to spend unforgettable afternoons with your flatmates or with your friends. But ...

Valencia city tour: summer open-air

Valencia city tour: summer open-air

26/07/18 - Valencia city tour: summer open-air Comment(s)

Summer is coming to town and so does the heat. Valencia is an enchanting city, but it is also true that in Summer it may be difficult to enjoy its bea...

Guess the stereotypes!

Guess the stereotypes!

19/07/18 - Guess the stereotypes! Comment(s)

If we say Spain and Spaniards, what are your first thoughts? Well, there are some facts that immediately come to our mind: paella, Alvaro Soler, flam...

Spanish Idioms ...

Spanish Idioms ...

12/07/18 - Spanish Idioms ... Comment(s)

It’s time to learn some Spanish, more specifically, some Spanish idioms … In order to sound like a native, you have to know some of the most used...

World Cup Calling

World Cup Calling

05/07/18 - World Cup Calling Comment(s)

Unfortunately, we cannot support Spain anymore, but many teams still need us! Whether you like it or not, this month the World cup is a must. The grea...

What you cannot miss in July!

What you cannot miss in July!

28/06/18 - What you cannot miss in July! Comment(s)

“Hot town, summer in the city Back of my neck getting dirty and gritty Been down, isn't it a pity Doesn't seem to be a shadow in the city.” Summe...

Seven good reasons to live abroad

Seven good reasons to live abroad

21/06/18 - Seven good reasons to live abroad Comment(s)

Berlin, Paris, Madrid, Barcelona, Rome, Florence … Why should we choose to live an experience abroad? It is not easy to leave friends, family, cats,...

The 5 best Valencia cafes

The 5 best Valencia cafes

14/06/18 - The 5 best Valencia cafes Comment(s)

Classes are over, the final terms will be soon a memory and the free time will be an institution. Beach, friends, movie nights, festivals, parties …...

Lights! Camera! Action!

Lights! Camera! Action!

07/06/18 - Lights! Camera! Action! Comment(s)

There are thousands of known American television series, but there are very few from Spain. Have you ever seen one of them? Let’s present three of t...

What you cannot miss in June!

What you cannot miss in June!

31/05/18 - What you cannot miss in June! Comment(s)

Summer is coming and we can feel its vibes. It is time to enjoy it, are you ready? Here you have our top plans and things to do in Valencia during thi...

El Rastro de Valencia and its new location!

El Rastro de Valencia and its new location!

24/05/18 - El Rastro de Valencia and its new location! Comment(s)

Do you like vintage? Do you have “business” sense? A flea market may be the place to spend a sunny Sunday morning: people everywhere, friendly sel...

Gazpacho ... impossible to resist!

Gazpacho ... impossible to resist!

17/05/18 - Gazpacho ... impossible to resist! Comment(s)

How much do you know about the traditional Spanish food? Of course you have tasted the delicious tapas, the delectable Jamon Iberico, the tortilla …...

Bye Bye Bureaucracy!

Bye Bye Bureaucracy!

10/05/18 - Bye Bye Bureaucracy! Comment(s)

An easy explanation of the documents you need as EU citizen. We are not directly related to any legal or government departments and the informat...

Just call!

Just call!

03/05/18 - Just call! Comment(s)

A lot of bikers and big colourful backpacks. You must have seen them tearing down the road. Yes, I am talking about the delivery boys/girls that every...

What you cannot miss in May!

What you cannot miss in May!

26/04/18 - What you cannot miss in May! Comment(s)

Here you have our top plans and things to do in Valencia during this month. Events, food, art … check it out!   FOOD Zeta beer Summer is ar...

Plans in the city: street art in Valencia

Plans in the city: street art in Valencia

12/04/18 - Plans in the city: street art in Valencia Comment(s)

Have you ever taken a stroll through Valencia streets? If you’ve done it, you’ve probably realized that there are a lot of graffitis and cool mura...

Spring break!

Spring break!

28/03/18 - Spring break! Comment(s)

On Thursday and Friday, we have our Semana Santa holidays in Spain –and well, if you’re studying here, you are probably on holidays already!– so...

Valencia is on fire! I mean, Fallas!

Valencia is on fire! I mean, Fallas!

15/03/18 - Valencia is on fire! I mean, Fallas! Comment(s)

We cannot help it and don't want to hide it: we love Fallas! After a whole year of hard work and extreme effort, Fallas 2018 are made and ready to cat...

Easy and fancy: 5 quick recipes for ‘not-so-experienced’ chefs

Easy and fancy: 5 quick recipes for ‘not-so-experienced’ chefs

01/03/18 - Easy and fancy: 5 quick recipes for ‘not-so-experienced’ chefs Comment(s)

Here you have our quickest and best looking recipes to impress your flatmates and friends. Don’t worry, all of them are easy and not expensive, and ...

10 cool things you can do with your flatmates

10 cool things you can do with your flatmates

22/02/18 - 10 cool things you can do with your flatmates Comment(s)

Now that you’ve finally make up your mind and booked your room in a shared apartment, let the fun start! Here we have a list of things you...

Cupid should not be trusted

Cupid should not be trusted

13/02/18 - Cupid should not be trusted Comment(s)

If you’re one of these healthy single souls that think Cupid should not be trusted, you’re right and you know it. Here are our top 5 reasons for s...

Let’s celebrate Carnival in Valencia!

Let’s celebrate Carnival in Valencia!

08/02/18 - Let’s celebrate Carnival in Valencia! Comment(s)

Carnival is a traditional celebration that changes depending on where you are, but the main things that will never change are the costumes, the music ...

Get around Valencia!

Get around Valencia!

07/02/18 - Get around Valencia! Comment(s)

We have the ultimate list of apps you cannot miss for getting around Valencia. Either for controlling the public transportation or for visiting other ...

Our top affordable decoration stores (that are not IKEA!)

Our top affordable decoration stores (that are not IKEA!)

19/01/18 - Our top affordable decoration stores (that are not IKEA!) Comment(s)

So it’s a fact you’re moving to Valencia: now you have this new beginning, this new story to start… and this new room to decorate! This is the u...

All you need to start your new life in Valencia!

All you need to start your new life in Valencia!

11/01/18 - All you need to start your new life in Valencia! Comment(s)

You’re arriving soon and you are planning everything. Since you’re now with your trip prep, here you have our tips for having all set before comin...

The Three Kings Parade

The Three Kings Parade

04/01/18 - The Three Kings Parade Comment(s)

In Spain, Christmas joy is not over yet: we still have our ‘día de Reyes Magos’. The Three Wise Men or Three Kings will come on the 6th of Januar...

Welcome!

Welcome!

29/12/17 - Welcome! Comment(s)

Welcome to your new city, to the city that will be your home for the following months… even, who knows? Maybe during the following years or the re...