Basque

The estrobo, that crucial yet little-known piece of our seafaring tradition

Basque

 In San Sebastián we not only look to the sea when we want to admire the incomparable La Concha bay. Long before the sea became a source of fun and beauty, way back in the 16th century, the sturdy Basque fishermen, those strapping Northern lads, would set out into the wild Atlantic to hunt for whales in a rowboat that has evolved into what we know today as the trainera.

The Night of San Juan

Basque

Zaitugu or the untranslatable

Basque

I’ve just met Sheila at the campus party. I spoke to her in Basque, thinking that she was around these parts, because by the look of her she could have come from Azpeitia, Vitoria-Gasteiz or the El Antiguo district. But as it happens she doesn’t. She’s Sheila, the English friend of my flatmate who’s...

The Basque carnivals

Basque

Donostia, The Cider Capital

Basque
Día de Santo Tomás

Saint Thomas's Day

Basque

The famous celebrations for Saint Thomas's Day take place every December 21st.

Euskal Jaiak - Basque Festivals

Basque

SAGARDO EGUNAK!

Basque

1st of september - Donostia

Feel like a remonte pelota player for a day!

Basque

Pilota Eguna - Day of Pelota

Basque
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