ROMAN ARCHES AND FISH FARMING IN XÀBIA


Architecture students can explore Roman arches still standing at the remains of a once opulent Roman village fish farm that showcased its prestige at the Punta del Arenal in Xàbia.


JUAN DE RIBERA * ARCHITECT OF EVICTION


Juan de Ribera (b1532-d1611) was the archbishop and viceroy of Valencia.

He used all of his civil and religious power to pressure Philip III towards the expulsion of the Moriscos, which was carried out in 1609.

Ribera despised the moriscos as heretics and traitors, a dislike he shared with much of Valencia's Christian populace.


FABULOUS FLAMBOYANT GOTHIC CLOISTER * CONVENT OF SANT DOMINGO


The convent of Sant Doménec or Sant Domingo is one of the most important Gothic monuments in the city of Valencia.