Category Archives: BILBAO & NORTH

Travel tips on Basque Country and Navarra in Spain. San Sebastian, Santander, Pamplona.

Tradition? Or Animal Abuse? Spain’s Violent Festivals

Spain's violent undertones are exemplified with it's passion for bullfighting...
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13 Beaches And Tapas? Great Combo In Santander

Returning after 20 years to her old party grounds, Christy Esmahan, our guest expert, finds not much...
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A Walk In The Park – Cares Gorge

Spain's first national park in the country, Picos de Europa...
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6 Room Hotel – Family Business In La Rioja

Traveling wine country in La Rioja is not all slick bodegas...
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Photo Scoop (no. 19): Hondarribia – Can’t Pronounce It, Sure Loved It

Fun advice on small town in Basque Country...
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Wallet Rules: How Do You Tip In Spain?

How to tip in bars and restaurants in Spain.
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You Gotta See Spain: 7 Must-Visit Cities

Our tips on Spain's top cities to visit.
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Beaching It In Basque Country – Zarautz

Basque Country has many faces. It is at once, rolling green hills, grazing sheep...
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Celebrating The Epiphany In Spain

I am of the belief that Spanish children may be among some of the luckiest in the world. Why? Well, because not only do they get to celebrate...
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VIDEO: The Two Minute Take on Christmas Markets in Spain!

Your Scoopettes are back with another video on Barcelona's merriest market...
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Bears, Bovines and Bean Stew – Asturias

The region of Asturias in Northern Spain is richly diverse...
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Tapa Time: San Sebastian’s Parte Vieja Pintxo Scene

San Sebastian is known, above all, for its beauty—and for its Michelin-starred cuisine.
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León: The House Of Light

Robin Graham, travels north to Leon. He captures the heartbeat of intimacy that travel...
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Why (and How) I Moved To Spain – Was I Crazy? (no. 1): Liz In Logroño

Liz Carlson first fell for Spain as a teen. After college, she made her way back to Iberia....
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Wine Country Calls, We Answer: A Day in Laguardia

A day in Laguardia, a historic hilltop village in Spanish wine country...
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