Save Your Euros: 5 Free Things to Do in San Sebastian

Peine del Viento is a unique sculpture and one of our favorite free things to do in San Sebastian!

San Sebastian’s sophistication and glamour often give it the untrue reputation of being an expensive destination, but it doesn’t have to be! Some of our favorite things to do in San Sebastian are absolutely free! The city’s laid-back atmosphere and easy walkability mean that it was practically made for wandering and admiring the beauty without […]

Your Guide to 48 Hours in San Sebastian

During your 48 hours in San Sebastian, be sure to take some time to stroll along one of Europe's best beaches, Playa de la Concha!

Incredible culture and cuisine await you in this stunning Basque city! San Sebastian has long been considered one of the most incredible gastronomic scenes in the world. Throw in the fact that it also earned the designation as the 2016 European Capital of Culture, and you’ll start to understand why this incredible seaside city is […]

7 Key Things to Know Before Visiting San Sebastian

One thing to know before visiting San Sebastian: locals have close relationships with their friends and family, but they also love welcoming new people into their circle!

With its stunning landscapes and world-class cuisine, San Sebastian is a must on any traveler’s itinerary when visiting Spain. However, as with any new place, there are a few things to keep in mind before you go. San Sebastian is full of pleasant surprises, and a brief introduction to the local culture will help your […]

How to Eat Like a Local in San Sebastian: 6 Insider Tips

Make time for a food tour with us during your 48 hours in San Sebastian!

As home to one of the world’s best gastronomic scenes, San Sebastian’s culture revolves largely around food. This beautiful beachside city is foodie heaven. From classic pintxos bars to Michelin-starred locales, the city itself is a true feast. To get the full experience, you definitely have to try to eat like a local in San […]

How to Spend 24 Hours in San Sebastian

As your 7 days in San Sebastian draw to a close, spend some time on beautiful Santa Clara Island right in the middle of the bay!

From its stunning architecture to its sinfully delicious cuisine, San Sebastian is truly a feast for the senses. There’s so much to see, do and eat here that packing it all in can be impossible! But if you only have 24 hours in San Sebastian, don’t worry. It’s still possible to get a feel for […]

What’s Worth the Hype in San Sebastian

Looking for something really unique while shopping in San Sebastian? Head to Alboka in Plaza de la Constitución for homemade Basque gifts.

Every traveler has experienced that disappointing moment of arriving to a popular tourist attraction, only for it not to live up to their expectations. We’ve been there—it’s not fun! Luckily, you won’t have to worry about that happening in San Sebastian. This beautiful, charming Basque city is full of incredible sights and places that are […]

The Ultimate Vegetarian Guide to San Sebastian

Shop like a local and check out the markets during your 7 days in San Sebastian!

Hidden among fresh seafood and Basque sausages, there are actually quite a few vegetarian options on most menus in San Sebastian. Given that members of the younger generation are moving toward a more health-conscious lifestyle, the number of plant-based products keeps going up. It’s easier than ever to eat meat-free in San Sebastian! This vegetarian […]

San Sebastian Gift Guide: 5 Foodie Gifts Everyone Will Love in 2018

Join us for a pintxos tour during your 3 days in San Sebastian!

Give the gift of San Sebastian this holiday season! We might be biased, but San Sebastian is one of the most unique cities in Spain. Never is that more obvious than during the holiday season. Unfortunately, all vacations must come to an end, but that doesn’t mean you can’t share your unforgettable memories with your […]

Winter Wonderland: Visiting San Sebastian in December 2017

The annual Christmas market is a must when visiting San Sebastian in December!

San Sebastian in December is an idyllic mix of Basque traditions, familiar holiday celebrations and—of course—delicious food! Our favorite Basque city may be on everyone’s radar as a summer destination, but it’s quite underrated as a place to spend the winter holidays. With a prime location in northern Spain not too far from France, it’s […]