Off the Beaten Path in San Sebastian: Top Hidden Gems

Get off the beaten path in San Sebastian! Hike Monte Ulía rather than popular Monte Urgull.

One of the best parts of exploring a new city is getting off the beaten path and seeing things from a local point of view. Not that the major tourist attractions in San Sebastian aren’t worth seeing. After all, they’re popular for a reason! However, getting off the beaten path in San Sebastian can be […]

6 Great Wine Bars in San Sebastian

You'll feel right at home at El Bombín, one of our favorite wine bars in San Sebastian!

Chic and cosmopolitan San Sebastian is a great place to enjoy some seriously incredible wine. There are lots of great wine bars in San Sebastian, but if you’re looking for the absolute best, we’ve got you covered. Here are our favorite places in the city to enjoy a nice glass of wine (or two!) in […]

Make the Most of Your Week: 7 Days in San Sebastian

Don't be afraid to eat like a local during your 7 days in San Sebastian!

Beautiful, sophisticated San Sebastian is the perfect place to escape for a week. It features a European, cosmopolitan vibe coupled nicely with the slow, laid-back pace of life so many visitors to Spain love. The city has plenty to see and do without being overwhelming. It’s the perfect place to spend a week visiting at […]

Our Top 10 Favorite Bars in San Sebastian

Bar Sport is one of our favorite traditional pintxos bars in San Sebastian.

Pintxos aren’t just food in San Sebastian—they’re a way of life. As such an important local tradition, it makes sense that you’ll only want to eat the very best pintxos on your crawl. But with so many bars to choose from, finding the very best can be overwhelming. That’s why we put together this list […]

Markets, Malls & More: Shopping in San Sebastian

Don't miss one of our award-winning food tours during your 7 days in San Sebastian!

Traditional, time-honored products meet modern sophistication and elegance on San Sebastian’s shopping scene. What’s amazing about this city is that it has held true to its traditional roots while still growing and evolving with the times. Nowhere is that more evident than when you head out shopping in San Sebastian. From bohemian boutiques to high-end […]

Our Favorite Wine Shops in San Sebastian

There is so much to choose from at the fabulous wine shops in San Sebastian!

Chic, classy San Sebastian is a fabulous place to enjoy good wine. From big-name riojas to rare wines from smaller local producers, there isn’t anything you can’t find when it comes to vino. But where to look? Luckily, there are several great wine shops in San Sebastian where you can browse for your next favorite bottle and maybe […]

Top Pintxos in San Sebastian: 10 Must-Try Favorites

Bar Zeruko is one of our favorite pintxos bars in San Sebastian. We love their creative dishes!

When going out for pintxos in San Sebastian, the sheer variety can be overwhelming! Between the mouthwatering choices visible on the bar to the dozens of made-to-order options on the blackboard, how can you possibly decide? Going out for pintxos in San Sebastian is a true art form that locals have perfected. The number one […]

Where to Eat in San Sebastian on Sundays: Our Top 6 Picks

Pintxos and txakoli: what better thing to eat in San Sebastian on Sundays?

As the weekend draws to a close, many businesses—including bars and restaurants—close up shop for the day. It’s part of the family culture prevalent all over Spain. From Almería to Zaragoza, locals typically spend Sundays with their families, resting and relaxing to gear up for the week ahead. At first glance, it might seem like […]

3 Days in San Sebastian: Our Must-Do Itinerary

One of our favorite places to go shopping in San Sebastian is La Bretxa!

From rugged natural wonders to chic, stylish luxury, San Sebastian really does have it all. Throw in a unique local culture and some of the best food in the world, and it’s the perfect place to spend a couple of days! 3 days in San Sebastian is the perfect amount of time to see the […]