Me and my friend arrived at the apartment late at night where we were greeted by Monica's friend who let us in and showed us how everything worked. Plenty of information about the city, metro and buses were left by Monica for us to read which we found very useful. I would definitely recommend using the metro as it is cheap, quick and right next door to the apartment. The apartment was clean, spacious and had a homely feel to it, like we were borrowing a friends house.
To Valencia itself, what a fantastic city! The beach is excellent for starters, and no matter where you go in Valencia center I can guarantee you wont be more than 5 minutes walk away from a place to eat good food and have a beer. The city really is a hive of activity, with plenty of places to see and things to do. Also the nightlife in Valencia was awesome as most of the students had just come back from vacation! Just as a general note a taxi back from a night out was between 4 to 8 euros.
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