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What NOT to miss in the Basque Country

This region really does have it all! The food, the landscapes, the weather not always, the art, the sea…so I have picked 5 of the things you shouldn’t miss… 385 more words


Cosas que pasan

Llego al Rio Narcea con el periódico Bilbao bajo el brazo. El mes pasado escribí un artículo en el que aparecía este bar, mi bar desde que estoy en Madrid, y decidí darles un ejemplar y presentarme. 122 more words


Cold Comfort

We were in Paula’s kitchen. She had a beer in her hand. She was more interested in the ring pull than its contents. My beer was drained. 749 more words

Bilbao Greeters 5th Year Anniversary Celebration!

Last week Bilbao Greeters turned 5 years old.

In that time we have learnt lots, changed lots, grown lots, and it has been a great experience for all of us. 197 more words


The unexpected delights of Txakoli wine

After returning from a ten-day holiday in Northern Spain’s Basque country visiting Bilbao and San Sebastian my overriding wine memory will be the delights of sampling the local hard to pronounce Txakoli (Chock-Ho-Lee)  wine.  305 more words


¡Menudos pintxos!

Si eres de salado… aquí tienes una selección de pintxos que no te puedes perder….


Northern Italy, Southern France, and Northern Spain by car

We were looking for a wonderful two week vacation that was Zika virus-free.  In fact, we had to cancel our last vacation to Panama because it has become such a pandemic!   3,534 more words