"The Barracas" La Albufera Tip by barbskie

La Albufera, Valencia: 10 reviews and 24 photos

These are Valencia's traditional house for many centuries. They were made from raw materials such woods, reeds and mud. The Barraca is protected and has an important asset to cultural heritage. They typically have two floors. the main floor was normally used as the reception area, where the work in the fields were discussed and also sleeping area for the workers. The main bedroom was for the owner and his family. The top floor was used mainly keeping the harvest.

Address: Ctra. Valencia al Saler
Phone: +34 963 37 50 37
Website: http://www.albuferavalencia.com

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Oct 11, 2006
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