Lively square, home of the Turia Fountain, lined with iconic historic buildings & outdoor cafes.
The Plaza de la Virgen, located in the historic center of the city, houses the cathedral. The fountain in the center of the Plaza de la Virgen represents the turia river. It is in the Plaza de la Virgen where the flower offering ends , one of the most emotional acts of the fallas parties. We had…
The origin of the Plaza de la Virgen dates back to the forum of the Roman era, located at the confluence of the two great roads of every Roman city
Place of foundation of the city by the Romans, and now place dponde is the palace of the autonomic government and the cathedral, as well as the center of the old neighborhood to initiate routes
“The Serrans Gate or Serranos Gate, also known as Serrans Towers or Serranos Towers is one of the twelve gates that formed part of the ancient city wall, the Christian Wall, of the city of Valencia, Spain. It was built in Valencian Gothic style at the end of the 14th century.”
“Impressive building of Modernist style. The food stalls inside are a pleasure for the senses. ”
“ City of Arts and Sciences is a cultural and architectural complex in the city of Valencia. It is the most important modern tourist destination in the city of Valencia and one of the 12 Treasures of Spain.”
“Built by Pere Bonfill, who was inspired by the Castell Nuovo towers in Naples, the Quart Towers represent a good example of late Gothic military constructions. They were conceived as defensive gates for the city and until 1874 were known as the Torres de la Cal (The Limestone Towers), since the limestone that came into the city had to come in through these gates. The back of the towers was opened to allow a view of the inside. It was the women´s prison for some time.”