Articles by: Marissa Feiten Picó

Bottles of Tyris, a craft beer from Valencia, Spain

Best Craft Beer Bars in Valencia

When I think of beer culture in Europe, I definitely don’t think of España. My mind conjures images of rowdy Oktoberfest in Germany, dusty taverns in the UK, and Belgian ales that must be served in giant, obnoxious glasses. What I didn’t know is that Spain has actually been one […]

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The view from La Mas Bonita Chiringuito, Valencia, Spain

¡Que Vistas! – Valencia’s Best Summer Terraces

Ahhhhh (collective sigh)…it´s summer. Time to relax, sit back and enjoy the fantastic Spanish weather with a cold drink in hand. Living in Valencia, we’re spoiled with endless options for al fresco dining and drinks, but why sit just anywhere when you can pursue the ultimate remedy for your urban […]

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Glasses of Horchata

La Vida Dulce – Valencia’s best spots for Horchata

If you’ve lingered on a terrace in Valencia on a hot, summer day you may have seen people drinking what looks like a murky, glass of milk. They call it Horchata. (Don´t forget the Spanish “H” is silent.) Five years ago, as a newly arrived extranjera, I looked at it […]

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Bachhus Falla Valencia

Las Fallas – Lively Streets and Good Eats

The lights, the noise, the impressive statues, the FIRE…Las Fallas proves that Valencians know how to throw one hell of a party. If you´re planning to be in Valencia to take part in this massive fiesta, then you’re already ahead of the game. But, where do you go? What are […]

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