Thursday, January 31, 2008

Van Morrison Postpones Castellon Concerts

Van Morrison's two concerts at the Auditorio De Castellon have been postponed until the 22 June because The Man has a nasty chest and throat infection - it's a real disappointment for fans but here is hoping he recovers soon!

Sunday, January 27, 2008

The Police announce a concert in Valencia

The Police announced an extra date on their world tour this week - it's going to take place in the Estadio Ciutat de València, Levante's Home ground, on the 02 July - Tickets are already on sale through and range from 87-270 euros. Needless to say they are selling fast...

The Cure are first up for the MTV Winter shows in Valencia

The Cure play the City of Arts and Sciences in a free concert on the 05 March. The concert is the first of the MTV Winter concerts planned for the Calatrava Masterpiece over the next months. Entry will be free and MTV will broadcast this and other MTV Winter show live around the world.

Monday, January 14, 2008

Mountain Bikes in the City

Sunday morning in the centre was filled with the noise of chanting, horns, and loudhailers coming from hundreds of Mountain Bikers protesting about new rules prohibiting them from using mountain paths.

Parque Cabecera, at the head of the Río Túria

There is a new park in Valencia. It's actually an extension of the Río Túria Park, and is call Parque Cabecera. Its 35 hectares are divided into 4 distinct areas, water, forest and garden, a bio park and an amusement park. There is an amphitheatre and the Valencia Zoo will shortly open its gates to the public.The view from the hill at its head over the park is excellent.