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San Sebastián- A DIY Pintxos Crawl in Parte Vieja

If I’ve ever visited a city that I feel comfortable labeling the capital of taste bud euphoria, it is San Sebastián. I may even say that this city was my favorite gastronomic stop thus far. 1,214 more words


Pintxos, Pintxos and More Pintxos in San Sebastián, Spain

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


San Sebastian, you win at food. and fun.

And I lose at blog post titles.

I can usually tell how much fun I’ve had in any location based on the number of photos I’ve taken- the less photos that I have to choose from when writing these posts, the more I enjoyed the location. 1,048 more words

Pintxos Part 3: The Finale

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


Summer in Spain

After leaving Roussines on Monday morning (the 4th), we set off for Spain. The motorway heading south to Bordeaux was jam packed, much like it was coming out of Paris. 715 more words


Camino de Santiago: Bilbao

Our final destination on our first segment of the Camino de Santiago, Bilbao provided a transition point for our return to city life in Spain. After 10 days and over 100 miles of walking, Las Chicas enter Bilbao slowly, stopping for café and tortilla. 359 more words

Life In Spain

Pintxos - Zeruko - San Sebastian, Spain

A Basque word for tapas, the pintxo is everywhere to be found in stunning San Sebastian.  I was fortunate enough to stumble upon Zeruko on calle Pesqueria in the old part of town. 206 more words