Category Archives: BILBAO & NORTH

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

It’s Not About Halloween In Spain: Day Of The Dead In Spain

But what Spain does celebrate, is Dia de Todos Los Santos, or All Saint's Day, celebrated on November 1st...
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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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