Living in the Grao of Valencia is more fashionable than ever. Thanks to the growth in both leisure offerings, gastronomy and trade, the Grao of Valencia is one of the areas with the most flow of people, especially in the spring-summer season.
Thanks in part to the works of the Formula 1 or the America's Cup, the port of Valencia has seen a transformation in the last decade. The harbour dock, the clock, the Royal Navy Juan Carlos I, the old Varadero, the Veles e Vents building and above all, tinglados. In this article we want to dig deeper sheds, one of the most emblematic architectural gems in the area of Grao.
SHEDS THE PORT OF VALENCIA:
They represent an architectural jewel and a key icon of the city of Turia. With over a hundred years since its construction, this iconic collection of buildings located in the Real Marina of Valencia are undoubtedly one of the stars that give identity to the port of Valencia.
Its construction is part of the "General Plan Widening and improvement of the Port of Valencia", drafted in 1910. It was built by engineers José Mª Fuster and Fausto Elio. Among its features highlights the modernist decoration with reliefs alluding to trade and navigation and polychrome ceramic mosaics on typical Valencian themes such as oranges, grapes and other fruits.
In the beginning I was totally connected to the rail system through the station Grao. The train arrived right in front of the sheds and the Clock Tower Building. They used to store and export fruit (among other things) to all the world. It was primarily an export terminal orange.
The uses of Tinglados throughout its history have been mixed focused on trade, leisure and culture. A few years ago highlights the role that won championships in Formula 1 and America's Cup.
All Tinglados the Port of Valencia, which really always it has been used, is used and used, because it's certainly, the most loved by Valencians and visitors, it's the central, whose uses are widespread and varied. Also because it is in the nearest area to the city and because it is open.
While a part overlooks the city and we can walk watching the flow of users performing sport or any activity and in transit typical of the city, on the other we find the sea where boats dock and land travelers. This second is certainly, It is one of the most magical areas of the Marina de Valencia, so the nice sea breeze as the incredible views.
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