Beautiful Towns in Gipuzkoa Worth Visiting


Nestled in the heart of Spain’s Basque Country, Gipuzkoa is a province that enchants visitors with its stunning landscapes, rich history, and vibrant culture.  This diverse region, with its rugged coastlines, rolling hills, and lush forests, offers a picturesque escape into nature’s beauty.  It’s home to some of the most beautiful towns not only in … Read more

The 7 Best Spas Near Gipuzkoa

Hotel Balneario Orduña Plaza

Whilst living in the Basque Country may seem easy – we have great weather, incredible food, beautiful mountains and a stunning coastline! Sometimes, you still need a little time to relax and unwind. After a few years of living in San Sebastian, I’ve visited a number of the spas in Gipuzkoa on rainy day trips … Read more

The Best Beaches in Gipuzkoa

Ermita de San Telmo from the beach in Zumaia

Nestled in Spain’s vibrant Basque Country, Gipuzkoa’s coastline is a breathtaking fusion of natural beauty and cultural richness.  The province is home to rugged cliffs, verdant landscapes, and the impressive waves of the Cantabrian Sea. It makes it home to some of the most picturesque beaches in northern Spain.  They are also one of the … Read more

What to see in Gipuzkoa

View of the beach in Getaria

Gipuzkoa is a gem in the heart of the Basque Country.  Having made the decision to move here from Manchester in July 2020, I may be slightly biassed. But for me, Gipuzkoa has everything! It has the mountains, the coast, the rugged cliffs, the picturesque towns and of course, the incredible Basque food. What’s not … Read more