Dealt A Good Hand Of Cards: What My Tarot Teller Told Me

Sasha Elizabeth Parker views Valencia with jealous eyes from Poland as she tries to head west…

Something Fishy About This Telenovela

Jaci Stephen casts her eye over Netflix’s latest catch. But will she be hooked?

Lockdown Reflections: Yogi, Bare

As Sasha Parker continues to attempt to wend her way from Poland to Valencia, she decides…

Welcome To The Latin Quarter?

Latin Quarter? No, not really... Many Latin-American women are desperately trying to look European. The answer…

Lockdown Reflections: It’s Not All Doom And Gloom

Our new columnist Sasha Elizabeth Parker is wending her way towards Valencia via an unexpected five-year…

You For Coffee in Valencia?

Negotiating the minefield of coffee etiquette can be so hazardous it really should have UN-approved yellow-and-black…

I Can’t Seem To Put My Finca On It

Welcome to the ranch – but there’s nowhere to keep your horse. Tash Aleksy explains...

Victims Of War

The Disenchanted Believer is a long-retired schoolteacher who moved to the Valencian Community long before –…

The Rules Of The Road, Spanish-style

This week: Red lights To Roundabouts – It’s (Street) Life, Jim, But Not As We Know…

So What Does Fallas Mean Actually?

This week: The etymology of Fallas from our resident linguistic sleuth - Tash Aleksy explains what…