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Visitors from Spain

San Sebastian Greeter Mikel met with Toñi from Cartagena (Murcia) for an afternoon greet. After exploring our city centre and the old part of town, they ended up in San Martin´s Market in the so called Gastropote, basically meaning a

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Posted in Bahía de la Concha, Isla Santa Clara, Kontxako Badia, Old Town, Parte Vieja, Parte Zaharra, Paseo Berria, Paseo Nuevo, pintxos, Santa Klara irla, Urgull

Turistas de Sevilla

Nuestro greeter Jose Manuel de Donostia-San Sebastian Greeters, muy a gusto con Hermenegildo y su familia, de Mairena de Aljarafe (Sevilla). Recorrieron la parte vieja, luego caminaron por el Paseo Nuevo hacia el puente del Kursaal y el entorno del

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Posted in Hotel Maria Cristina, Konstituzio Plaza, Kursaal, Old Town, Parte Vieja, Parte Zaharra, Paseo Berria, Paseo Nuevo, Plaza Constitución, puente, Victoria Eugenia Theatre

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.

Anju from Blacksburg (Virginia) was met by our San Sebastian Greeter Yolanda last Sunday afternoon. The duo started the greet in the city centre then crossed the Zurriola bridge  where they visited the Kursaal, one of the great expressions of

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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


Around the world there’s an international system of free city visits called Global Greeters. In each city, volunteers lead visitors around their cities, showing them aspects of it that they think are most interesting. We´re not professionals and we aren’t

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Basque Handball

Did you know that Paul Newman and Ernest Hemingway were fascinated by and even played Basque pelota? This native sport, a combination of entertainment and culture, is, in its different game modalities, the best known Basque sport in the world

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Posted in Basque Handball, Euskal Pilota, Pelota vasca, Sports

Uliako lore-baratzak eta ur-biltegiak

Oso proiektu interesgarria eta leku eder bat ezagutzeko aukera. Merezi du Uliako bizilagunek antolatutako ekintzak jarraitzea eta lekua bisitatzea.   Informazio gehiago nahi izanez gero, jo webgune honetara: Garden center and Ulia water tanks: a very interesting project, promoted

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Posted in Ulia

Visita desde Valencia

Visita desde Valencia de Alicia, Germán y su grupo de amigas de viaje, Mª Jose, Amparo, Mª Angeles y Carmen. Se desplazaron desde Bilbao donde pasaban unos días de vacaciones conociendo el País Vasco. Junto con nuestro greeter Mikel Serrano

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Posted in Basque Country, Donostia, San Sebastián, San Telmo museoa

Great Sunday morning with nice Scottish family

San Sebastian Greeter Yolanda accompanied by Samuel, Heather and Andrew have enjoyed a nice walk along the old town (alde zaharra) and the port (kaia) of Donostia in a great ambience due to the regatta race in La Kontxa.

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