Mercado Central – Central Market
The central market or Mercat Central as it’s called in the local Valencian language, is an old beautiful building in the center of Valencia. If you want authentic Valencian products, this is the place to go. Apart from the food, the actual Marketplace looks spectacular with an impressive dome in its centre.
Here you can find meat, bread, fruit and any other food you could imagine. Also you can find and buy the best “JAMÓN“ It’s a great place to buy food or to just visit for the atmosphere. Everything is local and fresh but still very cheap.
Plaza de Toros – Bullring
The Valencia bullring was built in 1850. Located at the outskirts of the city at the time of its construction next to one of the most important gates of the wall, that of Ruzafa.
There have been many bullfights throughout its history, but nowadays it is also used for concerts and important tennis games. In addition to bullfighting shows, bullfights, wild beasts and circus people have been seen in its sand “arena”; faults have been burned, sports competitions have been organized and, depending on the moment, they have been able to see cinema, theater, listen to opera, concerts or attend political rallies.