The Valencians Have A Problem: The Falles, Culture vs. Environment

valencia design week les falles photo by manuel molines Burning Falla. Photo Credit: Manuel Molines During the Valencia Design Week, the organisers of the FEED, the international bloggers meeting, took us to la Ciudad Fallera, the 'City of Falles'. This is an industrial area where they build the Falles all year round. Les Falles are huge monuments made mostly of Polystyrene (or 'white cork' as the Spaniards refer to this un-ecofriendly...Read the full story on TreeHugger