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Visitors from Valencia

This time we had a lovely couple from Valencia who are learning Spanish there.Amanda from USA and Herman from Neetherlands. Two visitors very interested on food of this place and all the nature involved.We visited the farmers stands and fish

Posted in Altstadt, Bahía de la Concha, Basque Country, Beaches, Donostia, Food, Gastronomic society, Kontxa, Kontxako Badia, La Concha, market, merkatua, Old Town, Parte Vieja, Parte Zaharra, pintxos, San Sebastián

Une belle matinée

Aurélia et Cristian nous ont rendu visite depuis la Bretagne. C’était une belle matinée, et nous nous sommes promenés dans la vieille ville et dans le quartier romantique ; nous sommes également descendus au marché de Bretxa pour voir la

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Posted in Altstadt, Área romántica, City Center, Donostia, Gune erromantikoa, Iglesia de San Vicente, La Bretxa food market, market, merkatua, Old Town, Parte Vieja, Parte Zaharra, Romantic Area, San Sebastián

Adiorik ez

Hoy es un día triste. Se nos ha ido Jose Luis, nuestro querido compañero de Donostia Greeters. Casualmente en una de las visitas técnicas que solemos realizar para seguir formándonos sobre nuestra comarca y sus puntos de interés. Desde Donostia

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Posted in Altstadt, Bahía de la Concha, Basque, Basque Country, Donostia, Euskara, Food, Gastronomic society, Kaia, Kontxa, Kontxako Badia, La Concha, Old Town, Parte Vieja, Parte Zaharra, pintxos, Puerto, San Sebastián

Drumming in Donostia

Americans Robert and Carol on their travels enjoy places and local atmopheres and that’s what they did with our greeter Ana. Pleasantly surprised with the history of the #Tamborrada did not hesitate to take a funny photographic and sonorous memory, which

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Posted in Altstadt, Basque, Basque Country, Danborrada, Donostia, History, music, Old Town, Parte Vieja, Parte Zaharra, San Sebastián

Walk and talk with travelers from USA

It was a nice visit with Alan, Brenda and Mathew. Fortunately, it had stopped raining when they met. They enjoyed visiting Tabakalera with our greeter Maite and were interested in going to concerts. They liked the churches, the beaches and

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Posted in Altstadt, Basque, Basque Country, Beaches, Donostia, Eglise de Santa María, Kontxa, La Concha, Old Town, Parte Vieja, Parte Zaharra, San Sebastián, Santa Maria eliza, Tabakalera

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

Ecos de mar

Los Greeters nos fuimos de ruta con la UPV durante la Semana de la Ciencia. Donostia es una ciudad que ha vivido siempre relacionada con el mar, y en ella aún quedan vestigios de corsarios, tesoros, marineros que fueron héroes,

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Posted in Altstadt, Basque, Basque Country, Eglise de Santa María, Fishing harbour, Harbour, History, Konstituzio Plaza, Kontxa, Kontxako Badia, La Concha, Naval Museum, Old Town, Parte Vieja, Parte Zaharra, Plaza Constitución, Portua, Puerto, San Sebastián, Santa Maria eliza
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