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I Want to Go Back

This is a lovely and charming part of town with lots to see. Great for strolling about. I felt as... read more

Reviewed December 7, 2018
Thomas V
Oakland, California
Across from Casco Viejo is the old town

Although not as old as Casco Viejo, this part of town is still pretty old, and is the place to be... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2018
Ghent, Belgium
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Reviewed December 7, 2018

This is a lovely and charming part of town with lots to see. Great for strolling about. I felt as though we had spent too little time here, so I want to go back and explore more.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed October 19, 2018

Although not as old as Casco Viejo, this part of town is still pretty old, and is the place to be in Biblao to see street art. The streets are a bit wider than in Casco viejo, but the houses are very similar. The big...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

I enjoyed walking around the narrow streets. There were plenty of unique shops and food kiosks, and also some eyecatching architecture.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank remicharlene
Reviewed June 20, 2018

Bilbao is cute Spain/Bask town especially its old town with lots of interesting bars.excellent domestic wines, beer and of course pintxos with fish or meet are must try. domestic people are nice. to street art lovers I recommend old town and San Francisco street. To...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

I enjoy strolling around the narrow streets of Old Town in Bilbao. There are quite a number of interesting structures with cafes and shops around. The churches and traditional stores together with the residents doing all kinds of activities make the scenery more lively. Very...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Reviewed May 8, 2018

This is my favorite part of town, with the narrow pedestrian streets full of life and activity. Lots of unique shops and food, some lovely architecture.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed December 30, 2017

We spent two days in Bilbao last October. Both days we made for the centre of the old city to admire the wonderful architecture and of course the Guggenheim building. Feast on the photos!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank HenknAnnie
Reviewed April 17, 2017

I had read about this La Vieja's murals walk but had to pester the Tourist office to get a map out from the back. 20 murals have been painted on the sides of buildings/walls from 2002, 2008 - 15. Some go up through 7 floors,...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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