An Introduction to ETA (Basque Separatist Terrorism)
We are talking politics again on the blog as we try to learn understand more about ETA, the (once extremist) group that fought for years for Basque Independence.
An Introduction to Basque Country History
We’ve talked about how much we like the Basque Country before and today we want to dive into this region’s history and some cultural identifiers.
Different Regions in Spain
Even though we are always referring to the country of Spain, today we want to take a moment to recognize the many different regions within Spain. Each one shares something with the rest of the country but is also unique.
What you need to know about Bilbao
Located in the Basque Country, Bilbao used to be little more than an industrial port city but nowadays it is full of modern art and architecture and is a tourist’s dream. We’ve got everything you’ll want to know to get started planning your trip!
What you need to know about San Sebastián
In one of the most northeast areas of Spain, you’ll find this beautiful beach city which offers a magical mix of Spanish and French vibes. Read on to learn why San Sebastián, or Donostia as it’s known Basque, should make your must-see list!
Visiting the Basque Country (País Vasco)
This week in Soñando Sunday we are taking a trip up north, to the Basque Country. Check out what this region has to offer you in the way of cities, nature, food, and drink!
How to: Eat Pintxos in Bilbao
As you are exploring Spain you will probably want to take advantage of all the delicious food options. Join us as we dive in to pintxos in Bilbao and take away our top tips for enjoy them as much as possible!
What are the Sanfermines
You’ve probably heard of the running of the bulls, but do you know the most famous celebration of them?? Sanfermines is a celebration held in mid July in Pamplona where people come from all over the world to participate.