Experience serious food in San Sebastián from the array of fresh food in the markets, to pintxos - a popular bite in the Basque country and simply mouthwatering! We even did a cooking class there - read about our pintxos workshop and discover other reasons to travel to the Spanish European Capital of Culture in 2016.
Basque Country is where Pinchos come from Major cities Bilbao (354,145) Vitoria-Gasteiz (226,490) San Sebastián (183,308) Barakaldo (100,369) Getxo (83,000) Irun (59,557) Portugalete (51,066) Santurtzi (47,320) Basauri (45,045) Errenteria (38,397)
"The undisputed urban giant in the Basque territories, Bilbao is a smart, innovative, lively city, which has emerged from a difficult past with a strong identity. The inhabitants have a reputation in the rest of the Basque Country for being proud, maybe a bit too proud, but they can laugh at themselves too." Basque Country: the Bradt Guide; www.bradtguides.com