Shop Like a Local at the Bretxa Market in San Sebastian

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

Many of us decide to come to San Sebastian because of the amazing gastronomy scene, but where do local chefs find their impeccable quality ingredients? The answer would be, of course, from the local fish and food markets.  Not only do these play an extremely important role as the place to buy fresh ingredients, but […]

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 […]

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 […]

Top Five Gourmet Markets and Shops in San Sebastian

We love heading to the mall in San Sebastian when it's raining. The adjoining markets are fabulous as well!

From earthy produce stands to polished shelves of preserved goods, make sure you don’t miss out on these amazing gourmet markets and shops in San Sebastian! Known for Michelin-starred restaurants and popular pintxos bars, San Sebastian is any foodie’s dream destination. But what’s the secret to so much mouth-watering food in one tiny place? The quality of the […]