Our favorite destination on the two week northeastern Spain trip was San Sebastian, the jewel of the Basque Country. Being my second time here, I fell in love even more with this seaside paradise. 535 more words
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I just enjoyed the most delightfully chill weekend in Madrid with a dear friend from my church in Lausanne. Yes, I read the entire chapter on Madrid in my Rick Steves’ “Spain” book before leaving, and yes, I read the weekend itinerary about Madrid in my New York Times “36 Hours” book, but no, I did not make a play-by-play agenda for this weekend. 1,391 more words
I had high hopes for San Sebastián. Many other travelers I’ve met on this trip have been there and raved about it.
San Sebastián is a small beach town in northern Spain just over the border from Hendaye, France. 1,297 more words
It turns out that pintxos, aka bite-sized appetizers, are quite easy to make. For the most part, you just assemble the ingredients and viola!
In addition to doing a few Basque style pintxos (pronounced “peen-chos”), we decided to throw in a few American ingredients. 463 more words