"The pearl of the Basque Country" San Sebastián by Peret

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Donosti (San Sebastian), is a charmer city. As the other parts of basque country, is not to much touristic, maybe for the political conflict, i don't know. But the buildings, the beaches, the landscape of the arounds, the parks in the city...All have a charm that will make your visit unforgettable.
Take a walk, you won't be disappointed.
Donosti és una ciutat encantadora. Com altres parts del país Basc, no és massa turística, potser pel conflicte polític. Però els edificis, els parcs, la platja, tot allà té un atractiu que fa la visita inolvidable. Feu un passeig, no us decepcionareu.

TXORI TXORIA (bird)

Hegoak ebaki banizkio / if i cut their wing
nerea izango zen, / he colud be mine
ez zuen aldegingo. / he couldn't scape
Bainan, honela / but in this way
ez zen gehiago txoria izango / he couldn't be a bird
eta nik... / And I
txoria nuen maite / loved the bird

Song of Mikel Laboa, basque singer

  • Last visit to San Sebastián: Apr 2003
  • Intro Updated May 1, 2004
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  • Sininen's Profile Photo
    Dec 29, 2005 at 11:27 AM

    Hola Pere! Una pagina muy interesante de San Sebastian! Saludos desde Finlandia, Sini

  • wcph's Profile Photo
    Aug 19, 2005 at 10:39 PM

    Another interesting page, I enjoyed reading it.

  • zizu's Profile Photo
    Nov 17, 2004 at 3:30 AM

    Well done Peret! besarkada bat Euskaditik.

  • sprdak11's Profile Photo
    Oct 27, 2004 at 8:12 AM

    Hello. A nice , informative website! Greetings!

  • ncfg's Profile Photo
    Jul 24, 2004 at 2:42 AM

    Very interesting page, i learned some things about the Basque country that i didn't know. Well done! Nat

  • joernme's Profile Photo
    Mar 30, 2004 at 12:23 AM

    Hola Peret, great info on Donostia. Without knowing your home town, I found this one of the most beautiful towns of all Spain. Thx. to your page now I even speak some basque (even though I can only talk about birds now ;-)

  • Narviking's Profile Photo
    Dec 19, 2003 at 8:49 AM

    Nice page. Knew about San Sebastian already at the age of seven as my parents visited and sent me a postcard from there. Greetings from Norway !

  • Mandy23's Profile Photo
    Dec 2, 2003 at 7:57 AM

    Es un sitio muy instructivo. Saludos, Mandy

  • Oct 19, 2003 at 6:41 AM

    Very nice page about this hidden treasure!! Those sculptures looking great and i'm sure want to try those pintxos and txacoli :-)

  • Rhondaj's Profile Photo
    Sep 20, 2003 at 10:16 AM

    beautiful and not overly-visited, perhaps we should keep this area a wonderful secret? ;-)

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