San Sebastian day 3

Sunday 16 June 2013 For our last day in San Sebastian we decided to walk to the Western end of Bahia de la Concha to see the iconic sculpture Peine De Los Vientos (‘Comb of the winds’), and then ascend the funicular railway up the hill for what promised to be more amazing views of…

San Sebastian day 2

Saturday 15 June 2013 We walked to a nearby café for breakfast and then checked out the local bookshop. There were three shelves of books in English but alas not the Hemingway novel we were searching for. The next stop was the aquarium in the marina we had visited the day before. Aquariums can be…

Zaragoza—San Sebastian day 1

Friday 14 June 2013 If Zaragoza is a sultry serendipity spliced onto an arid plain by a raging torrent, then San Sebastian is a riotous row of can-can dancers teetering on the brink of the Bay of Biscay. You just don’t know where to look or what to bite next: the whole thing is a…