Tag Archives: San Sebastian

5 Day Trips from San Sebastián 

Have you ever felt like you needed a holiday when on holiday? Day trips are the best way to refresh a vacation and provide a new perspective on your time away. If you’re staying in San Sebastian for more than a week, I advise you

How to Spend 7 Days in San Sebastián

When you visit the beautiful Basque coast during the height of summer, it’s easy to kick off your heels and bury yourself in the beach for a week. But that would be a mistake. Pull yourself away from San Sebastián’s crystal clear waters and explore

Botanika San Sebastian

The Best Trendy Cafes in San Sebastián

If you’re spending any considerable amount of time in San Sebastián – you’ll be looking for a place to take the weight off your feet. A cafe perhaps? You can drink a coffee or tea in almost any establishment in San Sebastián, but have you

La vina cheesecake

La Viña: Tarta de Queso

As an aficionado of all things sweet, I was disappointed to discover that the standard of desserts were somewhat different in Spain. From Madrid to Barcelona to San Sebastián, you will quickly notice the invasion of the laminated, Wall’s dessert menu in every restaurant. To

Pintxo-Pote Route Map

The BEST Pintxo-Pote route in San Sebastián

So what does Pintxo-Pote even mean? To put it simply, it (very loosely) translates from Basque as ‘just a bit of food and drink’. As a resident of San Sebastián I discovered that this Thursday night tradition has been going on for the course of