Bilbao and the Basque Country Travel Guide

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Plan Your Bilbao and the Basque Country Vacation

Northern Spain is a misty land of green hills, low russet rooflines, and colorful fishing villages; it's also home to the formerly industrial city of Bilbao, reborn as a center of art and architecture. The semiautonomous Basque Country—with its steady drizzle (onomatopoetically called the siri-miri), verdant landscape, and rugged coastline—is a distinct national and cultural entity.

Hotels

Bilbao and the Basque Country Hotels

Ever since the Guggenheim reinvented Bilbao as a design darling, the city’s hotel fleet has expanded and reflected (in the... read more

Restaurants

Bilbao and the Basque Country Restaurants

Though top restaurants are expensive in Bilbao, some of what is undoubtedly Europe's finest cuisine is served here in... read more

Things To Do

Things To Do in Bilbao and the Basque Country

Northern Spain's Bay of Biscay area, at the west... read more

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Bilbao and the Basque Country Experiences

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