Tag Archives: Fallas

Casal Plaza de Jesús

Saturday, March 15, 2014             The sun has made its appearance and has magically warmed everything up.  It’s in the low 70’s today and it will get warmer the next few days.  Fallas is in full swing and the projected … Continue reading

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Farewell To Fallas

Thursday, March 21, 2013 Walking around yesterday it looked as if Fallas has never happened.  All the temporary stands that were selling beer and/or food have been shuttered.  All the tents that housed the various casals were disassembled and picked … Continue reading

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Come On Baby Light My FALLA!

Tuesday, March 19, 2013 This is the last day for the celebration of Fallas. Starting a little before midnight and lasting until the early morning hours every single falla that has been erected for this celebration will be burned to … Continue reading

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Where There’s Smoke, There’s FALLAS!

Monday, March 18, 2013 There are 300 bands in the city of Valencia and some 10,000 musicians and at some time or other yesterday I am certain they all paraded by our building.  Their repertoire is very interesting and in … Continue reading

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FALLA To Be Wise!

Sunday, March 17, 2013 The good news is that there is enough soundproofing when you close the door midway down the hall to muffle the street noise sufficiently that one can sleep.  There was additional proof this morning when I … Continue reading

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Ready, Aim, Falla!

Friday, March 15, 2013 This weekend the population of Valencia will triple as both tourists and Spaniards flock to the city to celebrate Fallas!  The best way to get around the city for the next few days will either be … Continue reading

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Seu Xerea

Thursday, March 14, 2013 Gusty winds continue to blow in both Valencia and the Valencian Community.   Three fallas were blown down by the gusty winds yesterday and tomorrow the fallas will once again be subject to strong winds. The wind … Continue reading

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