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  About Valencia Travel Guide, Valencian Community, Spain
Valencia is identified with the Mediterranean Sea because the culture deriving from the old Mare Nostrum is manifest in its patterns of social behaviour.
Outside the destroyed wall grew the Valencia of the bourgeoisie, with its wide pavements, broad landscaped thoroughfares and countless instances of modernist architecture.
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www.aboutvalencia.com   (555 words)

  
  Valencia (autonomous community) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Valencia, Valencian Country, Land of Valencia, Valencian Community or Region of Valencia (Comunitat Valenciana or País Valencià in Catalan, Comunidad Valenciana or País Valenciano in Spanish) is an autonomous community in eastern Spain.
Recently, Valencia is officially recognized as a nationality, after a bipartisan reform of the Valencian statute of autonomy.
The official flag of the Valencian Country is the same of Valencia's City flag, and it is a historical derivation from the senyera, heraldric symbol of the King of the Aragonese Crown, today used as flag of Catalonia.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Land_of_Valencia   (820 words)

  
 Valencia, Carabobo - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The population of Valencia reached some 1.2 million in the year 2003, and it is expected to grow dramatically in the years to come.
Valencia is known for its racial and international diversity, and it is a relatively progressive city.
Valencia was founded by Captain Alonso Díaz Moreno on March 25, 1555 — as the locals are proud of reminding visitors, eight years before Caracas.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Valencia,_Venezuela   (420 words)

  
 Learning to speak Spanish in Valencia, Spain
Valencia is the future: renovation and expansion in its architecture, in its nature, its inhabitants...
Valencia is the presence of the past and the illusion of the future.
The Valencia coast is one of the Spanish coastal areas with the most extensive beaches and therefore, it is decidedly one of the country's most tourist areas.
www.allspanish.net /allspanish/valencia.asp   (385 words)

  
 Valencia (disambiguation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Spain: Valencia (city in Spain), capital of the Land of Valencia.
Venezuela: Valencia, Carabobo, capital of the state of Carabobo.
Valencia (province), a province in that autonomous community.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Valencia   (190 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Valencia
Nothing positive is known about the introduction of Christianity into Valencia, but at the beginning of the fourth century when Dacianus brought the martyrs St. Valerius, Bishop of Saragossa, and his deacon, St. Vincent of Huesca, to Valencia, the Christians seem to have been numerous.
Cesar Borgia bore the title of Archbishop of Valencia, and was succeeded by Juan de Borja y Llansol, Pedro Luis de Borja, and Alfonso de Aragón, illegitimate son of Ferdinand the Catholic and also Archbishop of Saragossa (1512-20).
In the council chamber are preserved the portraits of all the prelates of Valencia.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/15251b.htm   (1800 words)

  
 Valencia Spanish Language School in Valencia, Spain
Valencia is located on the sunny east coast of Spain, although Valencia is certainly not only sea and sun, it can offer much more than that.
Valencia is the future: renovation and expansion in its architecture, in its nature, its inhabitants… its horizons, Valencia is the presence of the past and the illusion of the future.
The most important thing is that, at don Quijote Valencia Spanish language school, you are the centre of attention.
www.dq-valencia.com   (421 words)

  
 Spanish Language Schools in Valencia, Spain.
Valencia is situated in the centre of the Spanish Mediterranean coastline.
It overlooks the spacious Gulf of Valencia and is skirted at the back by a group of medium-high mountains and rolling plains leading to the lands of Aragon and Castile-La Mancha.
With a fantastic climate and more than 500 kilometers of coast, Valencia is one of the Spanish coastal areas with the most extensive beaches and therefore, it is decidedly one of the country's most tourist areas.
www.studyabroadinternational.com /Spain/Directory/Spain_D_Valencia.html   (322 words)

  
 Valencia travel guide - Wikitravel
Valencia is a charming old city and the capital of the Valencia province of Spain that is well worth a visit.
Valencia is famous for its Fallas festival in March, for being the birthplace of paella, for hosting the 2007 America´s Cup, and for the massive architectural project by Santiago Calatrava called The City of Arts and Sciences.
Valencia Airport (VLC) is 9 km from the city centre.
wikitravel.org /en/Valencia_(city)   (2182 words)

  
 Valencia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Valencia orange is the late season orange and is the leading sweet orange variety both in Florida and in the world.
Valencia's have orange colored flesh, which is loaded with golden juice of rich flavor and aroma.
Valencia oranges turn golden as they become fully ripe, but as they remain on the tree during warmer weather the orange skin re-absorbs chlorophyll from the leaves and the orange turns green again, beginning at the stem end.
sarasota.extension.ufl.edu /FCS/FlaFoodFare/Valencia.html   (910 words)

  
 Learn Spanish in Valencia, Spain. Valencia Spanish School
don Quijote Valencia is located in the centre of the university district, on the campus of the Polytechnic University of Valencia.
In Valencia, there are many museums to be visited and monuments to be admired: you cannot miss a visit to the Cathedral and the Royal monastery of Santa María.
Valencia is the ideal place for studying Spanish due to its privileged location on the Mediterranean coast that ensures you the perfect climate all year round.
www.donquijote.org /english/valencia.asp   (562 words)

  
 Valencia Travel Guide, Valencian Community, Spain
It is situated in the centre of the Spanish Mediterranean coastline, latitude 40º 15´N and 38º 73´S and longitude 0º 01´E and 1º 34´W. It overlooks the spacious Gulf of Valencia and is skirted at the back by a group of medium-high mountains and rolling plains leading to the lands of Aragon and Castile-La Mancha.
The north coast of Valencia, the shoreline which is closest to the capital, has become a large expanse of sand, where tall towers of apartments and service infrastuctures have been built, sharing the landscape with farmsteads and large market gardens (huertas).
Situated to the south of the capital, separated from the waters of the Mediterranean by a chain of dunes and pine groves, the lake of La Albufera was formed in the distant past from the deposit od sediments from the Rivers Turia an Jucar, which hemmed in this small inland sea of fresh water.
www.donquijote.org /valencia   (205 words)

  
 Eugene Valencia - Okinawa ace
The intense and mercurial Valencia strove to build an esprit de corps in his division: requesting purple lightning bolts on their Hellcats (denied), decorating their helmets flamboyantly, and securing mint juleps or champagne for the division's pre-flight refreshment.
Valencia spotted three other Franks, and was briefly distracted by tracer fire, which turned out to be from Mitchell.
Valencia spotted a Frank on the tail of two unsuspecting Hellcats (intent on their own targets); he picked up speed, came within range, and pulled the trigger.
www.acepilots.com /usn_valencia.html   (1378 words)

  
 Valencia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Valencia and amicus argue that article IX, section 1 is inapplicable here because its purpose is only to restrict the Legislature from contracting away its power to tax.
If Valencia is correct on its facts, the letter was sufficient at best to create a genuine issue that the state had acted and taken a position inconsistent with its later claim that the transaction was taxable.
Valencia maintains that the transportation and handling charges were accounted for separately, were substantial in that they comprised nearly one-half of the business, and were not incidental to the sales activities.
www.arizonatax.com /Valencia.htm   (8782 words)

  
 Valencia
Valencia is a province located in eastern Spain.
Valencia too disported itself in the brilliant January sunshine with one weeping and one smiling eye.
As in Madrid and Barcelona, the Russian influence was apparent everywhere in Valencia.
www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk /SPvalencia.htm   (1524 words)

  
 Valencia - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Cid briefly ruled the city and district of Valencia (1094-99).
Valencia was ruled (1238-52) by James I of Aragón.
City of dreams: Valencia, from the middle ages to the 22nd Century.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/v/valenc-rgn.asp   (495 words)

  
 VALENCIA: A Virtual Trip
This WWW Server is running in Valencia, ensconced in fertile terrain on the shores of the Mediterranean close to the mouth of the Turia river.
Valencia and its environs constitute a first rate tourist centre in both infrastructure and alternatives for the discerning visitor.
You'll be pleasantly surprised by the City itself and the warm, inviting character of its inhabitants.
www.upv.es /cv/valbegin.html   (201 words)

  
 Sell your Valencia California real estate for $15,000 more   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Valencia is a major business center with 4,500 acres, 18.5 square footage, 1,200 companies, and approximately 50,000 employees.
Valencia California real estate is ranked as the 2nd most desirable location in Los Angeles County for new homebuyers and ranked as the fourth safest city of its size in the United States for the past four years.
Valencia abounds with things to do with family and friends including great attractions, world-class golf courses, hiking trails and city parks.
www.we-list-homes-for-less.com /valencia-real-estate-santa-clarita.html   (566 words)

  
 Valencia - Our Community   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Valencia residents can take comfort in knowing that their community is part of one of the safest cities in the country.
Valencia Country Club is a private course originally designed by legendary course architect Robert Trent Jones.
Valencia boasts numerous active parks accented with ball fields, playgrounds, picnic facilities, tennis and sport courts and multi use playfields.
valencia.com /OurCommunity/index.asp   (636 words)

  
 Spain travel and hotel guide - Attractions
Valencia's old part of town is limited by the rails of the tramway, which run where have been the old town-walls until 1865.
Valencia's University and its extraordinary Law Court are of neoclassical style.
"Valencia es la tierra de las flores", "Valencia is the land of flowers", says an old folk-song, and the parks and gardens of the city demonstrate it in an impressive way.
www.spainbyclick.com /valencia/city_guide/attractions.htm   (735 words)

  
 Realty Times - Real Estate News and Advice - Local Market Conditions   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Valencia home prices are ranging from the low $200,000's for a townhome up to $2,279,000.000 for an estate home.
Valencia remains one of the most desire communities with in Santa Clarita Valley.
Valencia is considered a great place to live in Southern California, it still attracts...
realtytimes.com /rtmcrloc/California~Valencia   (608 words)

  
 SF Gate: Bay Area Traveler: San Francisco Neighborhoods: Mission: Dolores Street and Valencia Corridor
Not so long ago, Valencia Street was a funky mix of Latino-owned car-repair shops, seedy dives and women-owned stores and bars.
To fit into its hip Valencia Street location, the colorful decor is a postmodern take on '50s diner style.
A variety of ingredients and flavors are combined in fresh, feels-and-tastes-good-for-you vegan dishes like soba noodles and soy vinaigrette garnished with seasonal vegetables; slightly sweet steamed tofu custard with medley of mushrooms, kabocha, soybeans, ginko nuts and other vegetables; and tempura-style eggplant stuffed with potato, corn, seaweed and soybeans.
www.sfgate.com /traveler/guide/sf/neighborhoods/mission_dolval.shtml   (4263 words)

  
 Valencia and the Newhall Ranch Development Project
Community planner Newhall Land creates balanced new home communities with exceptional quality and character that people love, as exemplified in Valencia, located thirty miles north of downtown Los Angeles in Santa Clarita and the Santa Clarita Valley, California.
The upcoming Newhall Ranch community development project builds on the success of Valencia, and adds new homes, business, shopping, and the preservation of even more open space for recreation and wildlife habitat.
To learn more about Newhall Land, the community planners of Valencia and the new community of Newhall Ranch, click Newhall Land.
www.valencia.com   (157 words)

  
 Villas Valencia Property flats sale, Valencia properties Houses
We are an English locally run estate agent company dealing with properties in a picturesque area around the city of Valencia.
As an investment, the surrounding area of Valencia provides a very high security in its resale, since Valencia is a flourishing commercial city and is therefore not dependant on influxes in the tourist market.
A perfect large delightful and charming Town House in TORRES TORRES (Valencia) with garden and pool..
www.villasvalencia.com   (331 words)

  
 La actualidad de Valencia - 20minutos.es
Las oficinas de la Seguridad Social traen colas en Valencia al estar los trabajadores en huelga
Pincha aquí para ver la edición impresa completa de 20 minutos Valencia...
Pincha aquí para encontrar los lugares más escondidos de Valencia.
www.20minutos.es /valencia   (827 words)

  
 VALENCIA by All About Spain
During the summer-months it is heavily visited by tourists, and if you want to spend holidays at the beach, with fantastic possibilities for any kind of sports (golf, diving, cycling, tennis, etc. are all very popular here) and a boiling nightlife, together with an ample cultural offer, then Valencia is the place for you.
Important trade fairs confirm Valencia's position as one of the most dynamic cities in Spain.
Then Valencia is of course the city where "El Cid", Spain's national hero, fought against the Moors, and popular festivals in the city and many villages around still remind of this epoch.
www.red2000.com /spain/valencia   (351 words)

  
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Finally-40 horrendous hours after the Valencia struck-it was over, the last of her doomed company plucked from her collapsed rigging.
A yellowing account from an old Vancouver Province noted: "Discussion arose as to whether this boat was one of the Valencia's or whether it solved the mystery of the missing men of the King David.
On some occasions the spectacle seemed immobile, and again the mystery was accentuated by the fate that the phantom moved steadily with the ship of those who watched, maintaining its relative position perfectly.
collections.ic.gc.ca /folklore/ocean/wreck/valencia.htm   (1552 words)

  
 Valencia California Real Estate
Valencia is a sensitively planned, intelligently balanced new town that truly offers something for everyone.
Valencia is also home to College of the Canyons, a two-year state community college and the acclaimed California Institute of the Arts, a Disney-endowed fine arts university.
Valencia is home to the Tournament Players Club (TPC) at Valencia, California's first and only PGA TOUR facility.
www.relocateamerica.com /states/CA/cities/valencia.htm   (670 words)

  
 Greetings From Valencia County
Any questions or comments about Valencia County Government should be directed to the County Manager.
For a direct response to a question or comment from a particular county agency, please refer to the address that appears at the bottom of their page.
These views may not necessarily represent the opinions or policies of Valencia County Government, nor its agents, officers, directors, or employees.
www.co.valencia.nm.us   (190 words)

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