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Monthly Archives: September 2015

Zarautz offers activities for everyone in October

  Surf Zinema 2015 Friday, October 2 19.30 The Old, The Young & the sea. 22.00 Surfwise   Saturday, October 3 19.30 Tierra de Patagones 22.00 The present / Beyond the Surface   Sunday, October 4 17.00 Go Aritz 19.30 Bella Vita   More surfer shorts films. Entry: 2 €   www.zarautzsufzinema.com   Zarautz Basque […]

Jazzaldia receives the Tourism Competitiveness Award for 2015

The Jazz Festival of San Sebastian (now Heineken Jazzaldia), which celebrated its 50th edition this year, has been accompanied by Tourism Competitiveness Award 2015. Trade and Tourism Awards 2015 will be presented on October 20, at the hands of Lehendakari Iñigo Urkullu. The jury has awarded Jazzaldia for being “a musical event first national and […]

Medieval Market in Vitoria-Gasteiz this weekend

  The Medieval Market is one of the most massive cultural events held in Vitoria-Gasteiz. During the last weekend of September, the streets and squares of the Medieval Town are transformed to recreate a time in which Vitoria was the crossroad between the north and the south.   Brochure

Kostalde baleada 2015, from San Sebastián to Zarautz, Saturday September 26

The quiet walk Kostalde Baleada this year runs 22 km linking San Sebastián and Zarautz, through the mountains and the sea view. This Saturday, September 26, 2015, you can visit the villages of the Basque coast and its history and the relationship they have with the whaling and the sea, making cultural and gastronomic stops. […]

Irun Rock Jaialdia 2015, Saturday September 26 at FICOBA

  Siniestro Total, Nacho Vegas, El Columpio Asesino, Guadalape Plata, La M.O.D.A., Bullet Proof Lovers, among others, will be responsible for encouraging all those attending the Irun Rock Jaialdia 2015, to be held on Saturday September 26, 2015 in FICOBA, Basque Coast Exhibition Centre.   More information     Ticketing: Ticketmaster Ticketea Kutxabank     […]

Cliff Diving Bilbao on Saturday September 26

  Extreme jumps in the impressive bridge of La Salve next to the Guggenheim Museum. The grand finale of the 50th Competition of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series will be held on Saturday, September 26, 2015 in Bilbao. The jump point, bridge La Salve, cut one of the vertices of the triangular site […]

The Cathedral of Santa María de Vitoria-Gasteiz, a World Heritage Site by UNESCO

The Cathedral of Santa Maria de Vitoria-Gasteiz, located in the historic heart of the city, has been declared World Heritage by UNESCO, within the Caminos de Santiago del Norte. A monument, whose recent restoration inspired writers such as Ken Follett, Paulo Coelho and Arturo Perez Reverte, among others, and has also just released his renewed […]

International Film Festival San Sebastian starts this Friday

San Sebastian will live starting Friday one of its biggest events, the International Film Festival. The best opportunity to know the city and, who knows, crossed with some of the most famous faces of the international film scene, besides being able to watch movies you will have to talk to over the next year and […]

Hondarribia celebrates its patron saint until Friday

  Hondarribia held since Sunday, September 6 until this Friday, September 11, 2015, its festivities in oven to the Virgin of Guadalupe. Good atmosphere and many activities are scheduled for these days. Today, Wednesday, you’ll see the giants, participate in a giant puzzle, enjoy the concerts and shows and the running of the bulls of […]

Euskal Jai Eguna – Basque Festival 2015

Zarautz’s streets are filled with festive atmosphere, this year again around this date, in the popular festivity where Basque culture and traditions are exalted. Next Wednesday, September 9, the known Euskal Jai Eguna (Great Day of the Basque Week) is held as culmination of a week filled with a lot of activities organized for this […]

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