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Nice walk and talk in Donostia

Our greeter Maite met a nice couple from Australia. Before visiting Donostia / San Sebastian they had travelled to Andalucia for a few days. Liz and Tom were very interested in our culture (art, history, gastronomic societies) and they were

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Posted in Artzai Onaren katedrala, Basque Country, Donostia, Gros, History, San Sebastián, Tabakalera, Zurriola

Walk and talk with travelers from USA

Donna and John from USA are a travel-loving couple who visited Donostia/San Sebastián this time.  They loved this city, its culture, landscape and the soul of the country. They visited parts of the Old Town and Gros neighbourhood with our

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Posted in Basque, Basque Country, Beaches, Donostia, Gros, Kontxa, Kontxako Badia, La Concha, Old Town, Parte Vieja, Parte Zaharra, San Sebastián, Zurriola

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

Visitor from Malasia

Last Monday we had a visit from Malasia. Her name was Preetha (it means affection) and she came from Kuala Lumpur. The walk with our greeter Jose Luis started at 11 am. They visited the city for almost 3 hours.

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Posted in Donostia, Food, Gastronomic society, Gros, Old Town, Parte Zaharra, San Sebastián

Travellers from USA

Sophia and Benjamin, a lovely couple from New York, came recently to visit the city.  He is a greeter from the Big Apple Greeters from New York City and they talked with our greeter Maite about their experiences with visitors,

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Posted in Gros, pintxos, Romantic Area, Tabakalera, Zurriola

Traveller from Canada

Last weekend was full of events in our city: the final of “Bandera de la Concha” regatta, “Gaztelu Eguna” (Castle Day) and the International Greeter Day. Alison, from Vancouver (Canada), visited San Sebastian those special days and met our greeter

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Posted in 1813, estropadak, Gros, History, Old Town, Parte Vieja, Parte Zaharra

Besucher aus Deutschland

Michael, Rita und Luisa, eine ganz nette und sportliche Familie aus Deutschland, haben San Sebastian mit unserer Greeter Carmen besichtigt. Nach einem kleinen Spaziergang den Fluss Urumea entlang haben sie den Park Cristina Enea sowie Tabakalera, das neue Zentrum für

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Posted in Altstadt, Gros, La Bretxa food market, Park Cristina Enea, pintxos, Tabakalera, Urumea, Zentrum

Visitors from Australia

Jennifer & Graeme from Donald (Victoria) were met at their Hotel for an afternoon greet with Pablo, one of our San Sebastian Greeters. They walked towards the city centre visiting the Koldo Mitxelena Library, Good Shepherd Cathedral, San Martin Plaza, the

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Posted in Artzai Onaren katedrala, Gros, Hotel Maria Cristina, Old Town, Parte Vieja, Parte Zaharra

Visitors from U.S.A.

Matthew & Heather from Chino Valley (Arizona) met with Greeter Iñigo O. on his very first greet. After strolling about the old town and visiting the Buen Pastor Cathedral (opened in 1897), they ended up having a pintxo & drink

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Posted in Gros, pintxos, Victoria Eugenia Theatre

Visitor from U.S.A.

Chef Varud from Plano (Texas) met with San Sebastian Greeter Eva and started the morning off by visiting the Bretxa Market where the secret to the success of our food largely lies in seasonal produce with farmers and stalls offering

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Posted in Food, Gros, market, merkatua, pintxos
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