Valencia 2020 Part 1

This part 1 of our visits to Valencia a second visit is planned in March to coincede with the Fallas festival and to watch New Model Army on their 40th Anniversary tour. 

Thanks to the aftermath of Storm Dennis  our flights back to the UK were cancelled which meant a couple of extra nights in Spain including a stop over in Alicanti where we would catch are homeward flight.

Obviously, I had to go and photograph my favorite location in Valencia the city of Arts and Science in the former riverbed, now the Garden of Turia. This time I used a battered 16mm fisheye lens for the wide angle photos of the Music hall.

Black and White Photo Palacio de las Artes Reina Sofía Valencia
Photo of Palacio de las Artes Reina Sofía Valencia

As well as modern archecture Valencia has a vibrant old town, part of trip included a Paella making course which included a trip to the art deco Mercat Central to buy ingredients the fantastic structure that was completed in 1929. 

We were also lucky enough to view the Tour of Valencia 2020 bike race where the closing part of stage finished on the streets of Valencia

Photograph Tour of Valencia Bike Race

Our second trip in March to Valencia can be seen on this post.

Related Posts

March 8, 2020
Photography of Valencia 2020 Part 2

The second trip to Valencia coincided the Fallas festival. For A change no photographs from the science and arts park as I have many examples on this site of that already.

November 14, 2019
Valencia November 2019

Valencia. Another trip to One of the biggest cities in Spain, and among the most liveliest. It is located at the Mediterranean sea.

June 15, 2014
Valencia City and Guilds Panel

This is a selection of photographs of the Science park in Valencia used for a submission panel for a City and Guilds Level 3 certificate

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Website Design by Peppard Creative
closearrow-circle-o-downshopping-cartellipsis-v linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram