Our Complete Family Friendly Guide to San Sebastian

Our family friendly guide to San Sebastian is full of activities kids will love, like the amusement park at Monte Igueldo!

Pristine beaches, attractions for all ages and kid-friendly food make San Sebastian the ideal place for you next family getaway! At first glance, it may not seem like San Sebastian has much to offer in the way of kid-friendly sights and experiences. The city is beautiful and historic enough to merit appreciation from adults, but […]

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

Not sure what to pack for San Sebastian in fall? Prepare for rain and chillier temperatures.

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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

End your day trip to Pamplona from San Sebastian with plenty of pintxos and local wine.

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 […]

Our Guide to Eating Gluten Free in San Sebastian

A classic meat-free tapa, tortilla de patatas is one of the most popular dishes all over Spain and a must-eat in our vegetarian guide to San Sebastian.

Don’t let dietary restrictions hold you back in Spain’s foodie capital! Check out our guide to eating gluten-free in San Sebastian. When we think of the food in San Sebastian, we immediately think of one word—pintxos! These deliciously intricate bites are found all throughout the city and there are a number of pintxos you must try. Beautifully displayed on the bar as […]