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Valencia officially located on the east coast of Spain. It is the capital of the autonomous community of Valencia. The third largest city in Spain after Madrid and Barcelona, with around 800,000 residents in the administrative centre. Its urban area extends beyond the administrative city limits with a population of around 1.5–1.6 million persons. Valencia is Spain's third largest metropolitan area, with a population ranging from 1.7 to 2.5 million depending on how the metropolitan area is defined. The Port of Valencia is introduced as the 5th busiest container port in Europe .The city was founded as a Roman colony by the consul Decimus Junius Brutus Callaicus in 138 BC, and was called Valentia Edetanorum. The city is situated on the banks of the Turia, on the east coast of the Iberian Peninsula, fronting the Gulf of Valencia on the Mediterranean Sea. Valencia, the name itself gives the images of Oranges, Sun, & Sand. The city enjoys 320 days a year of magnificent sunshine. It is an ideal place to live & be outside enjoying the River Gardens, sitting at a cafe, exploring mountains over there & the fields that surround the city. It has all the cultural, educational and gastronomic benefits of a huge city. Authentic Spanish lifestyle has grown up its vibrant modern city. It is known as a fantastic place to raise a family. Valencia has numerous play areas, Bio Park Zoo and Oceanagrafic Aquarium are the places to visit again and again. There are so many things to see and one can spent the whole day just at the City of Arts & Sciences, there are some great museums even. There is no need to stick to a rigid plan one can have various plans for a day.
City of Attractions:
City of Arts & Sciences
This beautiful place was designed by Santiago Calatrava & Candela, and the sleek white complex shown comprises a science museum, IMAX cinemas & Planetarium, opera house & Marine Park. IT has an entertainment based cultural & architectural complex in the city. It is a must visit if you come to Valencia, Spain.
Valencia’s Turia Gardens is riding the riverbed. Turia Garden has a 9 km of long stretch of parkland with astonishing history. It is as the jewel of Valencia that shouldn’t be missed anyhow and well it is impossible to miss. Walking along the gardens one will find him/ her exploring a huge portion of the city.
Let’s talk about a feast of eyes. With more than 1,000 stalls piled up high with best seasonal produce, it’s a beautiful reminder of what real food looks like. It is one of the oldest food market which is just right opposite to La Lonja. It is really worth seeing.