Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 Single mom w/ 8 mo baby traveling to Paris and London
  2. 2 스위피릴게임 ▼ 접속 :≫sst39.com≪
  3. 3 Warsaw Pollution Reaches Record Highs...
  4. 4 Luggage for train travel in Europe
  5. 5 Cutback on Spain trip
  6. 6 Trip Report May/June 2016 - Switzerland, Germany, and Austria - Hiking Included
  7. 7 where to stay in London?
  8. 8 Railpass or point-to-point tickets
  9. 9 Paris getaway with my daughter hotel ideas
  10. 10 Credit or debit card or cash in Europe
  11. 11 Please help me with the name of this town in Spain
  12. 12 Initial itinerary - 1 month in Greece
  13. 13 Advice on use of Toll roads in Portugal
  14. 14 Greece...so many options! (11 days)
  15. 15 Paris/Loire Valley than ?
  16. 16 Croatia transportation question.
  17. 17 Pre-Booking Athens / Cell Phone
  18. 18 Help Planning Seot 2017 Trip to Andalusia
  19. 19 When to buy airline? & booking seats
  20. 20 Need hotel recommendations for Madrid, Toledo & Andalucia
  21. 21 Surprise trip to Greece!
  22. 22 Ireland and Scotland in July
  23. 23 Itinerary? Mystras? Stay over or stay in Nafplion
  24. 24 Itinerary help--Loire Valley and Brittany
  25. 25 Itinerary Help - Roadtrip North of Barcelona
View next 25 » Back to the top

Ideas needed ASAP Last minute trip to or from NW Spain

Jump to last reply

Hi All,

I recently found out that I get to go to San Sebastian, Spain for a last minute work related trip. I only need to be in San Sebastian the first weekend of May, but I can extend my trip for 1-2 weeks either before or after for vacation. Anyone have any suggestions for me? Other places to visit? Activities? Travel tips for this area? etc.

About me:
I'm a 30-year-old single male, and I will be traveling alone. I enjoy "things to do" (e.g. camping, nightlife stuff, etc.) more than "things to see" (e.g. museums, churches, etc.). I'm fine with hostels and sleeping on trains. The last time I spoke Spanish was in high school (yikes!), but I can at least speak and read it with the aid of an English-Spanish dictionary. I've been to Europe once before, and visited Dublin, Paris, Amsterdam, Munich (for Oktoberfest which is amazing), and Madrid. I'm a researcher at a university, which you should read as, "I'm paid horribly, and I'm on a tight budget."

Here are three ideas I'm considering:
1) Surfing trip - Basically stay on the western coast of Europe visiting and surfing at as many locations as possible either starting in France or Portugal. I could either bring my board or rent one at various locations. I could camp or stay in hostels.

2) From San Sebastian, head towards Italy or Switzerland stopping in Barcelona for a bit along the way. As for what to do/see along the way, I'm open to suggestions.

3) Starting or ending in Amsterdam for tulip season and/or Liberation Day, while stopping at various places in France along the way. Again, I'm open to suggestions.

Thanks for any help and suggestions you can give me!

5 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement