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Inside Background
Although most of Spain, and Basque Country in particular, are considered to...
Last edited: July 19, 2006
San Sebastian was founded sometime in the early 12th Century by the Spanish...
Last edited: November 10, 2012
Books: Travel Pictorial - Country or Natural Wonder Always browse any or all...
Last edited: November 10, 2012
The Donostia-Sebastian Convention Bureau's website is available in English...
Last edited: July 10, 2014
San Sebastian is located on the Spanish coast in Basque country near the French...
Last edited: June 29, 2006
Best Sights of San Sebastian The city of San Sebastian was founded by King...
Last edited: June 17, 2013
San Sebastian-Donostia is a splendid seaside town on Spain’s Basque coast. The...
Last edited: February 16, 2006
Tourist Office Boulevard, 8. Tel:  943-481-166
Last edited: March 05, 2013
Inside Transportation
There are a few ways to get to San Sebastian by air.  Connection flights are...
Last edited: January 02, 2013
San Sebastian is a relatively small city, and though it does attract many...
Last edited: May 28, 2014
Inside Things to Do
A Beautiful Hike and Lovely Lunch There are some details about this walk in the...
Last edited: September 02, 2012
The San Sebastian Film Festival is held each year in late September in San...
Last edited: July 19, 2006
San Sebastian is a popular summer destination for Spanish families, as the...
Last edited: June 29, 2006
San Sebastian is a very popular summer destination in Spain, the city's...
Last edited: June 29, 2006
In San Sebastian modern sports such as soccer, popular throughout Europe, mix...
Last edited: June 29, 2006
Alderdi-Eder Park The Alderdi-Eder Park is downtown, by the beach. On the other...
Last edited: July 25, 2013
Bridge of Maria Cristina    One of the bridges over the Urumea River is the...
Last edited: July 26, 2013
Cathedral of the Good Shepherd (Buen Pastor)    The Cathedral is located at...
Last edited: July 25, 2013
Church of San Sebastian el Antiguo    The Church of San Sebastian el Antiguo is...
Last edited: July 25, 2013
Day Trip to Getaria Getaria is a picturesque small town on the coast about 25...
Last edited: March 06, 2013
The city has many stores that are upscale, since many people have money. One of...
Last edited: July 27, 2008
Kursaal Convention Center   The Kursaal Convention Center is located at Calle...
Last edited: July 26, 2013
The Miramar Palace   The Miramar Palace is located at Paseo de Miraconcha, 48...
Last edited: July 25, 2013
Monte Igueldo Whenever one sees an iconic picture of San Sebastian,taken from...
Last edited: March 24, 2012
Peine del Viento Eduardo Chillida was a famous abstract sculptor and native son...
Last edited: April 18, 2012
Playa de la Concha   The beach downtown is the Playa de la Concha, and it is...
Last edited: July 25, 2013
Playa de Ondarreta The Playa de Ondarreta is a beach that is a continuation of...
Last edited: May 07, 2011
Plaza de Guipuzkoa   The Plaza de Guipuzkoa is a plaza in the center of town...
Last edited: July 26, 2013
Plaza de la Constitucion    The Plaza de la Constitucion was constructed where...
Last edited: July 25, 2013
Principal Theater    The Principal Theater (Teatro Principal) is located at...
Last edited: June 29, 2013
San Vicente Church    The Church of San Vicente is located at Calle de San...
Last edited: July 25, 2013
Santa María Church    Santa Maria Church is located at Calle Mayor, s/n. This...
Last edited: July 25, 2013
Street Market Paseo de Anoeta Sunday (If the Real Sociedad Futbol Team has a...
Last edited: March 05, 2013
Carlos Blasco de Imaz Plaza, 1 Tel: 943-440-099 Web: http://www.aquari... Hours...
Last edited: July 30, 2008
Town Hall The Town Hall is located at one end of the Alderdi-Eder Park and is...
Last edited: July 25, 2013
Eureka! Science Museum  Address: Paseo Mikeletegi, 43-45  Tel: 943-012-478...
Last edited: June 25, 2013
San Ignacio Church   San Ignacio Church is located at Zabaleta Kalea, 18. It is...
Last edited: July 26, 2013
Hours: From Tuesday to Sunday: from 10am to 8pm. Closed on Mondays, Open on...
Last edited: July 27, 2013
Basilica of Santa Maria del Coro    The Basilica of Santa Maria del Coro is...
Last edited: June 26, 2013
Naval Museum  Address: Kaiko pasealekua, 24.  Tel: 943-430-051  Website:  Naval...
Last edited: June 26, 2013
Victoria Eugenia Theater    The Victoria Eugenia Theater is located at Paseo de...
Last edited: July 25, 2013
Inside Dining Scene
Best Restaurants in San Sebastian San Sebastian is the gastronomy capital of...
Last edited: August 20, 2011
Pintxo Bars  There are two major areas where you'll find pintxo bars serving...
Last edited: May 18, 2013
San Sebastian Vegetarian Restaurants   1. Garraxi Taberna Ametzagaña Kalea, 11...
Last edited: August 20, 2011
Arzak is open daily from Tuesday -Saturday. The menu features seafood and beef...
Last edited: April 24, 2009
Inside Spain: For Foreign Visitors
The currency of Spain is the Euro (EUR), currently shared by 17 nations of the...
Last edited: May 06, 2012
Border crossings   Spain has FOUR European land borders. Two are with Schengen...
Last edited: July 30, 2013
Dial 112 - for all emergencies 902 102 112 - for multi-lingual services...
Last edited: August 01, 2012
In many parts of Spain, particularly small towns and rural areas, older people...
Last edited: May 22, 2013
Always dial the full number as written or printed, including area code, when...
Last edited: November 01, 2012
Locals often tip even if modestly, it is considered polite and the Spanish are...
Last edited: July 01, 2014
If you are paying by credit card in Spain and your home currency is not the...
Last edited: July 28, 2013
Voltage is 220V, 50 Hz (cycles). One needs to use a transformer (converter) if...
Last edited: July 09, 2008
Exchanging money in Spain is easy and follows a similar pattern to elsewhere in...
Last edited: June 02, 2014
Main-line policing in Spain is organised and managed on a national basis by the...
Last edited: August 14, 2014
Car rental is a nice option for moving around this beautiful country. It´s very...
Last edited: August 20, 2014
English to Spanish translation of words commonly seen whilst travelling by...
Last edited: July 02, 2008