Travel Blogs from Lekeitio
... all the tapas bars showcasing the famous pintxos, a collection of finger food items spread out on the bar. It was Friday night, and Donostia (the basque name of the city) felt very much alive and socially vibrant, as its inhabitants wandered the pedestrian streets to meet up with friends and start entering tapas bars to enjoy local delicacies in an upbeat atmosphere. (I think I'm starting to sound like a guidebook, better stop this blog soon). Anyhoos, I think I will come back to this ...
Each of them has a whole floor at the Guggenheim in Bilbao. Each of them had a long multi-disciplinary career, ranging from painting to music and "performances" for one and ballet for the other, and also sculpture. But it seems to me one is much more respected than the other, maybe because he's been dead for 50 years. Yoko Ono's work is very ...
... next day we headed off to Bilbao, mainly to see the Guggenheim Museum designed by Frank Gehry. Jamie had studied the architecture at university, and was anxious to see it in all its glory. And it is amazing. It has a slightly weird, unpolished look, but that only serves to distinguish it from all the other museums we have seen so far. The installations inside were amazing, especially the large steel snail like structures, but it was really the building we came ...
... but every 3rd day or so) and then got changed and headed down to the beach for breakfast at one of the cafes (the hostel breakfast didn't even start until 10am!) Had breakfast and then lay on the beach for a few hours and read and swam. The water was freezing though so I never stayed in very long.
I had lunch by the port area, really nice seafood, then I went back to the hostel and showered and lay around for a bit in the cool of the hostel and realised ...
Its plain and simple. We love Inigo and Jaoine. And so, we coordinate by email another opportunity to spend some time together. I'm so bummed that we won't be in California when they come next month. I would really love to have the chance to show them around Nor Cal, get babysitting for a night or two and go out for drinks and dancing or something, ... but for now, we have to take what we can get, which means we are going to meet them half way between their home and ours for a ...
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Santa Elena s/n, Lekeitio | 3 star hotelfrom $100
Gamarra, 2, Lekeitio | Hotelfrom $118
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Likoa, 30, Lekeitio | Hotelfrom $80