The city of San Sebastian offers an endless number of plans to enjoy of the Easter. Here you will find some of the most important ones:
Gastronomy: many people know the Basque gastronomy but nothing best than taste it as personally and these days are a good opportunity for it. Gipuzkoa have some of the best restaurants of the world, but pintxos in Donostia´s Old Town are also a sure bet.
Nature: Donostia combines to the perfection sea and mountain and one of the most spectacular sights the city can be enjoyed from the Igueldo Mountain. It is the perfect panoramic view.
Shopping: as a capital, Donostia offers good quality shops. We will find fashion shops, jewelleries, toy shops or even Basque crafts.
Guided tours: San Sebastian Tourism offers several tours for these days, to get to know the city in a nice walk.
Happy Easter in Donostia!
Next 7th April will take place the 37th Edition of the Ingenieros – Deusto Ditch.
Aránzazu Hotels, as sponsor company of the ditch, will have a space on the river from which we will be able to see the arrival of the winner of both universities.
The tour of the ditch will begin in Erandio (6:30 pm.) and it will finish in the Townhall of Bilbao, covering a distance of four nautical miles (7.408 meters) and a duration brought near between 20 minutes.
From 2nd to 7th April it will take place the 24th edition of the EUROCLIO Annual Conference in Donostia.
The event, organized by the Spanish History and Geography Teachers’ Association and for Ikastolen Elkartea, will be celebrated in the UPV.
In there, around 150 assistants will treat on ” How the Education of History can change today? “.
On Thursday, the 16th of February, 2017 the Hotel Abando he has been a witness of the BOTADURA of 37 edition of the Ditch Engineers Deusto.
The original ¨Botadura”‘ realized by Yolanda, in Aránzazu Hoteles’s representation, that it gave the beginning of the countdown of the Clock of the Ditch.
Aránzazu Hoteles sponsor of the event.
Every 20th January it is celebrated in Donostia the Big Day of the city, San Sebastián.
For this celebration, more than 100 companies cross the city in the well known Tamborrada. The companies composed by 20-50 drums and 50-100 barrels a band of music, standard-bearers and cantineras cross the city during the whole day touching Sarriegui’s songs.
A spectacle worth seeing at least once in the life and that it finishes at 24.00h of the 20th in the Constitution Square.
Enjoy the Tamborrada!
The 37th Edition of the international tourism fair, FITUR 2017, which takes place from 18 to 22 January 2017, will once again host the world tourism industry, with the most complete exhibition of proposals and destinations of enterprises, organizations and institutions around the world.
FITUR is a global meeting point for tourism professionals and the leading trade fair for inbound and outbound Ibero American markets.
It´s Christmas time in San Sebastian Hotel, and we have decorated the hotel for these special dates.
This week, from 29th November to 1st December, took place in Barcelona a new edition of the trade fair IBTM, specialized in the MICE tourism and one of the most important one in Europe.
One more year, Aránzazu Hoteles have been there with the Basque Government and sharing stand with more relating companies of the sector in the Basque territory.
On the 28th and 29th of October it will be celebrated in Donostia the XIII National Congress of Tennis, in fact the site of the event will be the Hotel San Sebastian.
This edition, organized by the Royal Spanish Federation of Tennis, this year in collaboration with the Basque Federation of Tennis and it will assemble some of the maximum exponents of the national as international tennis.
In the program designed for the congress, diverse topics will be studied such as the development of the players in the first stages.
It approaches the Big Week of Donostia. In I make concrete the holidays of the Beautiful Easo they will be celebrated this year from August 13 to August 20 and will bring to the city hundreds of activities.
There are foreseen a few holidays very encouraged due to the celebration of the European Capital of the Culture.
Between the whole programming they fit to emphasize certainly the spectacles of fireworks that are given every night and that Fangoria, Antonio Orozco or Sweet California congregate in The Shell to all the natives of San Sebastian, concerts of the bands Effect Corridor; the Jump contest of the Racetrack and the pirates’ “Boarding” that turns out to be one of the most multitudinous and enterteining appointments of the week.