Dive In: Guide to the Best Beaches in San Sebastian

One of the best beaches in San Sebastian—and easily the most famous—is La Concha. Come see why it's been voted one of Europe's best beaches numerous times!

Every summer, without fail, thousands of locals and visitors alike take to San Sebastian’s stunning beaches for some much-needed sun and fun. However, no matter what time of year you find yourself in town, it’s always worth going down to the beach even just for a quick walk. After all, you’re in the city with […]

How to Live Like a Local During 10 Days in San Sebastian

During your 10 days in San Sebastian, visit the aquarium and the naval museum to learn about the fascinating maritime history of the city and how it ties into local culture even today.

Some cities were made to be savored slowly, and San Sebastian is one of them. And no, we’re not just talking about the food, although there will certainly be plenty of that during your 10 days in San Sebastian. However, establishing a solid home base here for a longer trip will immerse you in the […]

Beautiful Places to Watch the Sunset in San Sebastian

La Concha Beach isn't just a great place to swim and tan. It's also one of the best places to enjoy the sunset in San Sebastian!

San Sebastian seems to take on a different, almost magical air at sunset. As day fades into night, locals take to the streets and the pintxos bars to eat, drink and be merry. While we definitely recommend joining them, be sure to take some time to watch the sunset beforehand! Here are our favorite spots […]

Feel the Love at These Romantic Restaurants in San Sebastian

We love the wine menu and delicious food at Mirador de Ulía, one of the most romantic restaurants in San Sebastian.

With its captivating scenery and passionate culture, San Sebastian is the ideal place to write the next chapter in your love story. And what’s a romantic getaway without the quintessential candlelit dinner? As one of Europe’s best foodie cities, San Sebastian delivers on all culinary fronts, especially when it comes to elegant places to share […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]