Two decades ago, Bilbao was off the travel radar. The Basque port city – known as the “Liverpool of Spain” – was in post-industrial decline, grubby and flagging. But then arrived salvation in the form of ravishing, rippling steel: Frank Gehry’s.
The Parabere Forum gastronomy event is dedicated to women in the culinary industry. Chef Dominique Crenn attends the inaugural event in Bilbao, Spain.
Naturally fermented ciders have long enjoyed favor in this region of Spain , but some young Basque microbreweries are starting to produce craft beers that could sway local preferences. For a taste, visit Mala Gissona Beer House, a brewpub that opened.
The slightly larger, mineral-rich Spanish side of the province, with its largest city at Bilbao, has prospered with industry ... was another “ostatu,” the Arduiza Hotel. Juan Cruz Arduiza built his boarding house in 1914 with an indoor pelota.
Elkano, Getaria, Spain Set in a miniscule beach town somewhere between Bilbao and San Sebastian ... But it’s worth making the pilgrimage to this gothic hotel on a hillside in dense jungle for the full experience. Only a taxi ride from the historic.
Barcelona people speak in Catalian as the primary Language, in Galicia the main language is Galician, while Basque is the language in Sebastian and Bilbao ... family at some of top hotels and restaurants in this Country. Spain is home to El Celler de.
San Sebastian is also easily accessible from Bilbao , an hour's drive away. The airport ... Silver screen stars such as Elizabeth Taylor, Brad Pitt and Julia Roberts have stayed here and, in September, it is the hotel of choice for celebrities attending.
Spurred by Gehry’s successful Guggenheim Museum in nearby Bilbao ... views of Spain’s wine country. The winery grounds also include the Michelin-starred Marqués de Riscal Restaurant and a spa. + Frank Gehry Images via Marques de Riscal Hotel.
The anchor of the revitalization is a city block containing PPL Center, a 10,000-seat multipurpose arena, with an integrated mixed-use development including retail, dining, health/wellness, hotel ... Azkuna Zentroa, Bilbao, Bizkaia, Spain; Buffalo.
Mendoza – Wine Rock – Monteviejo and Park Hyatt Hotel Week of the Wine Rock is the fusion of ... Argentina; Porto, Portugal; Bilbao|Rioja, Spain; San Francisco|Napa Valley, USA, Valparaiso|Casablanca Valley, Chile and Verona, Italy.
offers three nights’ b & b at the Gran Hotel Domine for £659, including easyJet flights from Stansted, private transfers and Guggenheim entrance. For further information on the city, visit the Tourist Office’s website at www.bilbao.net/bilbaoturismo.
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