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Walk and talk with greeters from Hamburg

This time we had a nice visit from Hamburg,  Greeters Heidrun and Martin, a lovely couple that was very interested in Basque culture and local life. Our greeter Maite walked with them along the city, and our greeter Leire came

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Posted in Altstadt, Basque, Basque Country, City Center, Donostia, Gipuzkoa Plaza, Gros, Gune erromantikoa, language, Old Town, Parte Vieja, Parte Zaharra, Romantic Area, Zentrum

Walk and talk in the iconic city

Our German visitors, Bettina and Ralf, enjoyed walking and getting to know the most iconic places of San Sebastian accompanied by our greeter Ana who told them anecdotes and historical curiosities of the city, to end up in the Old

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Posted in Altstadt, Donostia, Eglise de Santa María, History, Old Town, Parte Vieja, Parte Zaharra, pintxos, San Sebastián

Afternoon walk and talk with Australian travellers

At the end of May, John and Lorraine from the Magnetic Island in Australia spent some days in San Sebastian. They met our greeter Eva at 3pm and, as that is not a proper time for pintxos, they visited the

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Posted in Altstadt, Bahía de la Concha, Beaches, Harbour, Parte Vieja, Parte Zaharra, Portua, Puerto, Tabakalera

Morning walk and talk with Australian travellers

Ramona and Tony walked along La Concha beach with our greeter Maite and later the three of them visited the Old Town, where they were invited to drink cider, in Gaztelubide gastronomic society, and sang some songs. They also loved

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Posted in Altstadt, Basque Country, Donostia, Eglise de Santa María, Gastronomic society, Hotel Maria Cristina, Kontxa, Kontxako Badia, Kursaal, La Concha, Old Town, Parte Vieja, Parte Zaharra, San Sebastián, Victoria Eugenia Theatre

Travellers from USA

On May 28th we had a visit of three travellers from Chicago that came to Donostia for 4 days. One of them was a greeter in Chicago and told our greeter José Luis that many years ago she watched a

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Posted in Donostia, Gastronomic society, Old Town, Parte Vieja, Parte Zaharra, Paseo Berria, Paseo Nuevo, pintxos, San Sebastián

Visit from Scotland

This time we had visitors from Scotland:  Rory and his friends. For Rory, it was his second visit to Donostia/San Sebastian. They visited the romantic area, the old town and afterwards they went to  Mount Urgull. They were very fit.

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Posted in Bahía de la Concha, Donostia, Old Town, Parte Vieja, Parte Zaharra, Urgull

Traveller from USA

Our greeter Maite met Ben from Colorado, USA. It was his first time in the Basque Country. They had a nice walk with lovely weather and talked about music, dance, gastronomy and customs in the Basque Country. They wandered around

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Posted in Beaches, Donostia, Food, Gastronomic society, History, Kontxa, Kontxako Badia, La Concha, pintxos, San Sebastián
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