Many Basque cities have celebrations during the year. The often celebrates their Saints or for others, old battle victories. But it’s different than a historical commemoration, and much more like days to have fun, drink beers, eat basque foods, and dance. Let’s have a small look on 2 towns, Irun and Donostia San Sebastian
This is an extract of the national french news TV FRANCE 2 which talks about Biarritz and the surf economy. It’s in french.
From San Juan de Gaztelugatxe (Spain) to Guethary (France), have a closer look on what is the Basque country around some culture, geography and history. To see the traduction of the description’s documentary, just click on the button below : Basque country by Cap Sud-Ouest More details : France3
Watch this beautiful video where you can see our magnificient Basque Country. Video made by Atlantic Drones, watch the link below the video : Made by Atlantic Drones.
Warnings on beach You may have seen them, and asking yourself “ok, but what all those colored flags means?”. Well, we are going to help you, because it might save you life ! Swimming in the sea isn’t the same as a pool, and since our great country has becoming very popular, too many many people […]
Urre Gorria sacred best jam 2016 at the World delicatessen Epicure’s contest The third edition of the world finest delicatessen products choose a Basque jam as a finest one for 2016. Organized in Paris at Palais Royal place, a lot of candidates where presents on many different categories from the appetizers to cafes , through condiments, biscuits […]
The pintxo (literally “thorn” or “spike”) is a small snack Typicaly eaten in bars, it’s a tradition from the northern of Spain and very popular in the Basque Country and Navarre. Usually eaten in bars or taverns it’s really a local culture. Their other name is “tapas”, but what make they different, it’s because they are […]
Makila or makhila is strictly speaking the traditional Basque walking stick In reality it is much more than this: it is a century-old badge of honor in villages across the Basque Country, a must have accessory of the master of the Basque house, a walking help in a region with a rugged terrain and, maybe […]