San Sebastian, located on the glittering coast of Spain’s Basque Country, is paradise for pleasure seekers of all persuasions. Unwind on Playa de la Concho, an expansive stretch of golden sand considered one of Europe’s finest city beaches. If you need a break from the heat, seek refuge in chic designer boutiques of La Parte Vieja.

    For food and drink lovers, San Sebastian is simply heaven. Nothing beats crawling between friendly local bars, sampling heavenly Basque country tapas as you go. Feast on succulent fried shrimp and spicy chorizo sausage, and sample ice cold, locally produced white and rosé wines.

    What to see & do in San Sebastian

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    • 9 Best Things to Do in San Sebastian

      San Sebastian is famed for its beaches, quaint Old Town and first-class restaurants. Known as Donostia in Basque, you’ll find a great choice of cultural events and a strong regional character here. The Old Town hosts a great scene of local eateries, markets and shops, as well as many landmarks around an impressive cathedral. From La Concha Beach to...

    Where to shop & what to buy in San Sebastian

    • 10 Best Places to Go Shopping in San Sebastian

      These best places to go shopping in San Sebastian are cool destinations for a spot of retail therapy in the resort town overlooking the Bay of Biscay. The city is a unique blend of old and new, and you can experience it through its collection of longstanding markets, quaint walking streets, haute-couture boutiques, and modern malls. Explore San Sebastian...

    Where to go & what to do at night in San Sebastian

    • 10 Best Things to Do After Dinner in San Sebastian

      This guide to the best things to do after dinner in San Sebastian will help you experience the resort town's incredible nightlife. Located on the Bay of Biscay in Spain’s Basque County, the city is best known for its beautiful beaches and world-renowned dining scene. However, you’ll find that the city really comes alive after dinner, with excellent nightspots...

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