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Address: Martin Barua Pikaza 27, 48003 Bilbao, Spain
Phone Number: 0034944049465
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Description: Bizkaia fronton is a amazing pelote court for playing Basque Pelote.You...
Bizkaia fronton is a amazing pelote court for playing Basque Pelote.You can visit and also enjoy a typical Jai Alai game.El frontón Bizkaia es una espectacular cancha de juego de pelota vasca. Se puede visitar y también disfrutar de un típico partido de Jai Alai
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A must see bridge

It's unique, amazing and 100% you must travel on the hanging bridge. It is very cheap to go across in it. When you get off the bridge there's a very friendly cafe/ restaurant.

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 1, 2014
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Granada, Spain
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Granada, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

It's unique, amazing and 100% you must travel on the hanging bridge. It is very cheap to go across in it. When you get off the bridge there's a very friendly cafe/ restaurant.

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Sarasota, FL
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

In 1960 I went to my first 'fronton' to see "jai-alai" or handball. In Spanish the word is 'pelota' and the players style themselves 'pelotaris.' In Bridgeport, CT where I was a professor and chairman of the Dept. of Modern Languages a quarter of a century ago, I spent a sabbatical year, part of which, was teaching English to a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

Looking at the audience at the Fronton Bizkaia is like an ethnological study in the Basque people. The game is such an authentic portal into their culture.

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