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Savor the txakoli, watch the sea, feel the winter sun in one of the wineries of Zarautz

The winter sun, the smell of saltpeter, the views of the sea, the greenness of the mountains, the taste of txakoli in the mouth … In the Talai Berri cellar and in Rezabal, both in Zarautz, they know what they speak and want to share it . They offer a guided tour so you can […]

Alicante and Valencia test the pintxos of Hondarribia

The popular pintxos of Hondarribia are found today in Denia (Alicante) and Alcira (Valencia). Gorka Souto, from Sardara, and Iñigo Tizón, from Gran Sol, are during today and tomorrow, February 6 and 7, in these localities offering their premium bars and pintxos. Souto, champion, and Tizón, runner-up of the last Pintxos Amstel Gold Championship – […]

December bridge in Euskadi

If you decide to enjoy a full week in Euskadi as a couple of days, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Bilbao, Donostia-San Sebastián, Zarautz, Hondarribia and Irun are waiting for you on this December Bridge. Here are some of the activities that are organized in these dates:   Vitoria-Gasteiz • Ardoaraba  • Aitzina Folk Festival. Program • Montehermoso. Palace […]

In Halloween, come to Euskadi

Halloween starts from this weekend until Nov. 1 and in Euskadi we receive you with many proposals to enjoy us these holidays.   First stop in Vitoria-Gasteiz, You have an appointment with the exhibition of World Pres Photo 2016  where you can see a very unique world most prestigious photojournalism space of the city, the […]

The bar Sardara in Hondarribia wins with “Barbalada” the XI Championship Euskal Herriko Gold- Amstel Pintxos Pintxo Txapelketa

The Pintxo “Barbalada” from bar Sardara in Hondarribia yesterday won the Amstel Pintxos Championship XI Euskal Herriko Gold- Pintxo Txapelketa held at the Kursaal Palace. Gorka Souto and Martin Merino created a pintxo with whole cod in three textures. A crispy skin, a low deslascado cod brandade temperature and which are accompanied by three sauces: […]

The Amstel Gold Championship Basque Country Pintxos Euskal Herriko Pintxo Txapelketa be held from 24 to 27 October in San Sebastián

The eleventh edition of the Amstel Gold Championship Basque Country Pintxos Euskal Herriko Pintxo Txapelketa, which organized the Hospitality Association of Hondarribia, already has a date of celebration. From 24 to 27 October the Kursaal Palace in San Sebastian will host, coinciding with the year of the European Capital of Culture. There will gather the […]

XV Market Medieval in Vitoria-Gasteiz this weekend

The Medieval Market returns to Vitoria-Gasteiz as every year, the fourth weekend of September. More than 200 craft stalls with live demonstrations of their trades: blacksmiths, carpenters, goldsmiths, glaziers … where live the Christian, Arab and Jewish culture. A great recreation of what once lived with theaters, farces, performances, live music … And in the […]

Label Basque Fest 2016 in Zarautz this Friday and Saturday

Eusko Label Product in Zarautz. Friday and Saturday have the opportunity to enjoy the festival Eusko Label product in Zarautz, where you can taste them and also participate in the many organized activities.   Is not a good plan?   Friday, September 23 20.30h Semifinal Popular Contest Sidras of Euskal Herria with a dinner with […]

The 64th Donostia San Sebastián International Film Festival from 16 to 24 September

San Sebastian will be in the coming days the destination chosen by the stars and film lovers. The city hosts the 64th Donostia San Sebastián International Film Festival with the presence of Donostia Awards Sigourney Weaver and Ethan Hawke and the new Jaeger-LeCoultre Latino Film Award, Gael García Bernal. In addition to them, they have […]

Euskal Astea 2016 Basque Week in Zarautz. Taste pintxo Toldotxo

Pure tradition. Zarautz lives these days and until Friday September 9 “Euskal Astea Basque Week 2016”. Its complete program includes dinner bertsolari performances, concerts by local groups, race for the Basque language (euskara), dance contest for couples, popular food, parades, giants, big heads with trikitilaris, pilgrimage, music for children and inflatables. The representation of personal […]

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