Basque Country (Euskadi) is an independant community in northern Spain with strong cultural traditions. It has a celebrated cuisine and a distinct language that pre-dates the Romance languages. The riverside city of Bilbao is a center of architecture and design, where you will find cutting-edge landmarks such as the titanium-clad Guggenheim Museum.
Bayonne is a city in the Basque Country region of southwest France, where the Nive and Adour rivers meet. Narrow medieval streets characterize the old Grand Bayonne district.
- 53 k’s / 42 mins /€8.48 travel
- Gothic style Bayonne cathedral
- Basque Museum (art & crafts)
- Jardin Botanique de Bayonne
- Chocolate heaven
- Basque Capital
Biarritz, an elegant seaside town on southwestern France’s Basque coast. It has been a popular resort since European royalty began visiting in the 1800s. It’s also the first beach surfed in Europe, so has a strong surfing history.
- 66k’s / 52 mins / €10.88
- Cote de Basque
- Grand plage
- Roche de Vierge
St Jean de Luz :
Saint-Jean-de-Luz is a commune in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques in south-western France. Saint-Jean-de-Luz is part of the Basque province of Labourd. Extremely pretty with great restaurants.
- 72ks / 52 mins / €12.36
- Louis XIV house
- Botanical gardens