The City of Valencia is the capital of the Province of Valencia in Spain. It is also Spain's third largest city, as well as being the largest port on the Mediterranean Sea. The streets of Valencia range from wide avenues bustling with everyday traffic and people pertaining to their daily life, to the narrow, winding streets of the Barrio del Carmen, the old part of the city.To travel around the City of Valencia, Spain, visitors can walk, drive, ride bicycles or take the public transport - the bus and Metro system is very good and the people are friendly. Walking along each street is always best, if possible, because the interesting buildings are all around you.A trip to the Mercado Central on the Plaza del Mercado has to be at the top of the sightseeing list, built in the 1920s, this glass and steel market building sells all kinds of food - literally 'from soup to nuts'.
Across the street stands La Lonja, the old silk exchange which dates back to the 15th century. In the same vicinity, is the Iglesia Santos Juanes, a National Heritage site.All around the City of Valencia, Spain there are Plazas, the Plaza de Ayuntamiento being the most central where you will find many restaurants, a cinema and the City Hall. Locals in the City of Valencia, make use of all these interesting places on a daily basis.A vacation to Valencia, Spain is an enjoyable city to visit where warm, dry summers exist and usually, mild winters, making it a great tourist destination.Streets in the City of Valencia, Valencia, Spain, Europe.
I photographed this photo with the digital SLR camera model Canon EOS-1Ds Mark II, aperture of f/4.5, exposure time of 1/250 sec. on ISO 100, as always I used a original Canon Lens, the focus lenght for this picture was 23mm.
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