Valencian Vocab: Parany

Parany is a curious word I've been seeing a lot of in the Valencian press lately, usually appearing alongside words like "protest", "anger", and "controversy". And "killing". Naturally, I was…

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The Miramar – Architectural Oddity

One of Valencia's unique architectural highlights is the miramar -- translating literally into "look at the sea". Valencian Miramar The miramar is immediately recognizable; a small square-shaped tower plopped on…

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