diciembre-olentzeroFoto: Donostiako Festak

The last month of the year is the perfect time to enjoy the cuisine and traditions of Donostia/San Sebastián. The winter solstice on 21st December is celebrated on St Thomas's feast day with traditional markets, top quality local produce, performances, etc. that herald the beginning of Christmas celebrations bringing beautiful lights, concerts, children's entertainment and markets. December is the perfect month to make the most of your stay and get your Christmas shopping done; you'll find an exhilarating array of shops with an exciting mixture of traditional and innovative ideas.