12 Things To Know Before Visiting San Sebastian

The pico del loro on la concha beach in San Sebastian

If you’re thinking about visiting San Sebastian, there’s some things you should know about the Basque city before doing so. There are over 2,500 travellers in our Facebook group who regularly post and ask questions. We’ve taken some of the most frequently asked questions and answered them all in one place so you can head … Read more

How to get from Biarritz Airport to San Sebastian

Biarritz Airport

If you’re planning to visit San Sebastian, there are a number of airports near the city that make it accessible from all over Europe.  Most people will choose to fly to Bilbao Airport, but there are other options to get to San Sebastian. And not all of them are in the same country! Given the … Read more

How to get to San Sebastian

Boats parked up at the port in San Sebastian near the Old Town

The strategic positioning of San Sebastian (Donostia) means it is well communicated by road, rail and airports making it an easy place to access from inside and outside of Spain.  The city is located on the northern coast of Spain, in the Basque Country, and is less than 20km or half an hour from the … Read more

How to get from Bilbao to San Sebastian

View of Santa Clara Isladn from La Concha beach in San Sebastian

Whether you’re visiting Bilbao whilst staying in San Sebastian or planning a day trip to San Sebastian when staying in Bilbao, there are plenty of public transport options to make visiting each city easy.  And it’s worth it! Bilbao and San Sebastian are two of the main cities in the Basque Country but offer a … Read more