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Monthly Archives: February 2015

Enjoy handcrafted beer this weekend in Bilbao

On Friday February 27 at 7 pm will start the 2nd edition “The Art of Beer” in the ZAWP space – Zorrozaurre Art Working Progress in La Ribera disctrict in Bilbao. It is a fair dedicated to craft beer in which besides being able to taste more than 15 varieties of beer of a total […]

Donostia – San Sebastian elaborates a Welcome Plan for European Capital of Culture 2016 Visitors

Donostia- San Sebastian that in 2016 will be European Capital of Culture has prepared a plan to ensure adequate host visitors and ensure the excellence of the tourism experience to those who come to enjoy the extensive program of planned activities. The Integration Plan is structured around two areas of action: analysis and adaptation in […]

Destinos Euskadi Carnival 2015

          Bilbao, Donostia-San Sebastián, Vitoria- Gasteiz, Zarautz, Hondarribia and Irun have prepared attractive programmes for this Carnival.Come these days to enjoy the animation of these cities. Bilbao The traditional judgment to Farolín and Zarambolas start Carnivals in Bilbao. Programme: http://www.bilbaoturismo.net/   Donostia-San Sebastián In this city Carnival party will start on […]

Last weeks to enjoy the exhibition The Terracotta Warriors of Xi’an in Bilbao

There is still time to visit the exhibition “Terracotta Army. The warriors of Xi’an” in Bilbao and contemplate the majesty of the 150 life-size reproductions of these terracotta figures that in 1987 were considered World Heritage Site by UNESCO. The exhibition that will be opened until Sunday February 22, collects a sample set of more […]

Donostia / San Sebastian best culinary destination according to the american magazine Saveur

For the second consecutive year, San Sebastián receives the ‘Culinary Travel Award’ for best international gastronomic destination. Readers of the US magazine Saveur, specialized in international cuisine, reward the city again this year, in the category of small towns with less than 800,000 inhabitants, with best restaurants and best cuisine. This year the prestigious publication […]

Zarautz , Orio, Aia, Getaria and Zumaia awarded in Fitur

The entity Urola Kosta composed of the cities of Gipuzkoa, Zarautz, Orio, Aia, Getaria and Zumaia, has received the award as first finalist in the category of best tourist destination SICTED 2014 granted by the Institute of Tourism of Spain – Turespaña and the Spanish Federation of Municipalities and Provinces – FEMP. This award gived […]

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