Jun 202010
 
Alvarito's Despedida de Soltero

Early on Friday afternoon the first two cars of the expedition drew up in the car park…..this was the advance party of 2 guys (one being the groom), who were being terribly organised and dropping off the first delivery of drinks (to go in the fridges asap!) as well as the first of the food!  They had driven from their hometown of Cuenca, between Valencia and Madrid, which is famous for its so-called “Hanging Houses”. [...]

Jun 112010
 
Javi's Despedida de Soltero

11 June 2010 Despedida de Soltero. The Mobile Disco came to the Villa Flo! Usually, the “despedida” party-goers come from far and wide to celebrate the impending wedding of the boy or girl involved.  Part of the purpose of the trip to Gandia and the Villa Flo is the lively nightlife to be enjoyed in Playa de Gandia – usually much better that what is on offer in their hometowns.  So what does a group [...]

Jun 062010
 
Despedida de Soltero - Rafita's End

They come by car, by plane, and now by Spanish Train!! This weekend’s house booking was a group of 9 lads from Madrid, celebrating the impending wedding of one of them, and they came to Gandia from Madrid by train – via Valencia, of course.  They arrived at about 10.00 on the Friday evening in a couple of taxis from the station, and wasted no time in settling in to the house and lighting the barbeque [...]

May 302010
 
Despedida de Soltero Gandia Casa Rural May 2010

Farewell to May! The last weekend of May was marked at Villa Florencia by a “Despedida” of 12 guys from Madrid.  They arrived by plane at Valencia on Friday night and hired 3 cars for the trip to Gandía, getting here at about midnight – fully armed with take-away pizzas ready for consumption!  The rest of the night, through to the early hours of Saturday morning, was apparently spent in card-playing contests on the terrace!! [...]