Journals Bilbao

Bilbao: The Epitome of Urban Renewal

Created by Owen Lipsett on June 11, 2005 Best of IgoUgo

5 Reviews

A single building can’t completely change a city, but Frank Gehry’s justly admired Guggenheim Museum certainly has altered Bilbao’s reputation. Blessed with outstanding contemporary architecture that complements its atmospheric old town, Bilbao is unusually charming for a large city and makes an excellent base for exploring the Basque Country.

Bill in Spain - BILBAO

Created by billmoy on March 7, 2002 Best of IgoUgo

5 Reviews

My latest destination is Bilbao, the most prominent city of the Basque region in northern Spain.


Created by worldcitizen01 on September 23, 2007

2 Reviews

An off the beaten path visit to Northern Spain - Bilbao.

Bilbao Journal

Created by quim_el_otro on September 3, 2006

3 Reviews

I'm going to explain a travel to Bilbao.

Back to Bilbao

Created by siba05 on December 27, 2005

1 Review

Always more than expected

Bizkaia, Spain

Created by Kiryo on August 10, 2005

1 Review

Vizcaya, or Bizkaia, as the Basques call their province, is a place full of many surprises, from urban architecture and medieval streets to green countryside only associated with the north of Spain.

The Basque Coast

Created by Kiryo on August 10, 2005

1 Story

From Gernika, Spain, the backdrop of Picasso's famous painting, drive to Mundaka (a legendary surf town) and then on to Bermeo, where the flavor of strong Basque nationalism can be felt. Nevertheless, this should not put anyone aback, even the staunchest anti-Basque.

Weekend in Bilbo

Created by PDT on July 7, 2004

4 Reviews

Two friends, the wife, and myself wanted a weekend away and happened upon Bilbao. We chose Bilbao as it was cheap to fly to from Bristol, and we were very pleased with what we discovered.

Basque-ing in Bilbao

Created by Euroazz on February 12, 2004

2 Reviews

Bilbao is the largest city in the Basque region in northern Spain. It’s a place that’s changing its image from an industrial background to a more cosmopolitan feel.

"Basque charms"

Created by sportsman25 on September 12, 2003

1 Review

my time in the basque country working as an english teacher

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