A Basque City With Contrasts: Day Trip to Bilbao from San Sebastian

A day trip to Bilbao from San Sebastian wouldn't be complete without a trip to the Guggenheim.

When visiting San Sebastian, taking a day trip to Bilbao is a must! This city bursting with culture and life has countless things to explore.  The Basque Country is a great destination and it certainly isn’t all the same. Where San Sebastian is an architecturally beautiful beach town and surfer’s paradise, Bilbao is known as […]

Pack Your Bags: Top Day Trips from San Sebastian

Not sure what there is to do in San Sebastian on Sundays? Take a day trip to a charming nearby town, like Biarritz!

This blog post was originally posted on June 12, 2018 and was updated on July 12, 2019. With rugged mountain landscapes and stunning sea views, it’s easy to fall in love with San Sebastian and the surrounding region. We might be biased, but we like to think San Sebastian—or the Basque Country in general—is one […]

6 Typical Desserts from The Basque Country

Pastel Vasco is the most typical dessert from the Basque Country.

In a land where pintxos are the norm and foodies flock to local bars for feasts of miniature haute cuisine, it can be easy for people visiting the Basque Country to forget to save room for dessert. But like the rest of the food offered in this beautiful region, dessert is no joke. In true Basque style, both […]