Regions of Spain

Basque Country

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Make the Basque Country the right way!

The Basque Country enjoys a unique and rich culture, possibly the best food in Spain and incomparable natural beauty. Check out our guide of this region to plan your perfect vacation in the Basque Country. 

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Main cities in the Basque Country

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San Sebastian city guide

San Sebastian city guide with a recommended list of hotels, restaurants, places to visit, weather, prices, monuments, things to see and do and much more. With its amazing gastronomy offering, San Sebastian is for sure one of the top cities to visit in Spain

Bilbao gate

Bilbao city guide

Bilbao city guide with recommended list of hotels, restaurants, places to visit, weather, prices, monuments, things to see and do, and much more. Bilbao is Spain´s 4 largest city. Its industrial history is being “shadowed” by architectural inspiration, art galleries, and a plethora of cultural and gastronomical activity.

Lagusardia

Laguardia

This small Spanish village was founded in 908 by Sancho Abarca of Navarre to defend the frontier, when it was known as La Guarda. It was originally laid out in the shape of
a ship, with the bow facing North. and the stern South. In 1164 it achieved town status under Sancho el Sabio. In 1194 its fortifications were extended by King Sancho el Fuerte. Cars are not permitted inside the walled city!

Explore the Basque Country

Guggenheim musem

Guggenheim musem- Bilbao

The Guggenheim Museum of Bilbao  The Guggenheim Museum of Bilbao is the city’s most emblematic monument. A visit to Bilbao wouldn’t be complete without at least

Whale watching in Spain

Whale watching in Spain: One of the worlds top destinations to experience whales and dolphins in their natural habitat

Spain may not come at the top of your head when you think of whale watching. Off the coast of Tarifa from Algeciras until the Cabo de Gracia in Tarifa, you’ll find the “Estrecho y Reserva Intercontinental de la Biosfera” (natural park), a protected shoreline area that occupies the meeting point of the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean, an area with exceptional biodiversity made of migratory birds and marine mammals.

Surf in Spain: the Cantábrico and more

There have been a lot of world-known surfers coming to the Northern coast to enjoy surf and a bit of adventure travel in Spain because of the large amount of beaches on the coast where one can find the perfect waves to surf on – suitable for people all levels.

Spain in the movies

Spain in-depth: Cinema Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on whatsapp Share on email SPain in the Movies Spain was and continues to be

Best hotels in The Basque Country

The amazing beaches of the Basque Country

Highlighting Bilbao

NEBAK Jatetxea

NEBAK Jatetxea- Bilbao

Why we recommend hotel NEBAK Jatetxea? NEBAK Jatetxea is a small, traditinal basque restaurant that offers slightly modernized and delicious versions of all the classics.

Highlighting San Sebastian

Other attractions near the Basque Country