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Sightseeing in Basque Country

General Entertainment
“An old 19th century wine warehouse turned art and cultural center. The renewal was made by Philippe Starck”
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Monument / Landmark
“In the past, Donosti used to be a place where the Spanish monarchy spent the summer. For many years, the Royal Family chose San Sebastián for their holidays because of its beaches and climate. First, it was Queen Isabel II who decided to spend her summer holidays in Donosti, so as to bathe in the Cantabrian sea as much as she liked. Later, Queen María Cristina reinforced this bond between the Royal Family and San Sebastián: after she became a widow –when Alfonso XII died- she decided to come to the city every summer. Miramar Palace, the Royal Family residence The Royal Family did not have an official residence where they could live during their stays in San Seb”
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Monument / Landmark
“Walk up to this beautiful palace built for the Spanish royalty and enjoy amazing views of the bay. ”
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Bridge
“Also known as the "Hanging Bridge", the Bizkaia Bridge is an architectural jewel which reflects the industrial and maritime character of the Basque Country and something you’ll love to photograph. UNESCO listed it as a World Heritage Site some years ago in recognition of its incalculable importance. It was the first metal transporter bridge in the world and is considered a masterpiece of engineering of its time, a “dream in rolled iron”. It was opened in 1893 and has been in operation ever since. ”
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Historic Site
“Visitas muralla Fines de semana Horario 10:00- 14:00 / 16:00- 19:00 Reservas Catedral de Santa María 945 255 135”
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Historic Site
“Fuerte napoleónico. Increibles vistas de Laredo y la costa oriental de Cantabria”
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Historic Site
“Beautiful mountain scenery, native woodland & limestone crags; hiking, climbing, MTB, horse-riding routes. Walking route can be started from house, or 10 mins by car/bus to top of Urkiola pass”
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Historic Site
“Es un castillo de origen medieval con añadidos posteriores. En su interior está la iglesia parroquial que está considerada monumento nacional.”
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Historic Site
“Casco antiguo de la villa. De origen medieva, l patrimonio histórico de iglesias, ermitas, casonas, casas-torre y portalones. Además de restaurantes y vida nocturna.”
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Castle
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Church
“esta situada en la parte vieja, construida sobre unas ruinas romanas, tiene una fachada barroca con una escultura de San Sebastián, mártir cristiano.”
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