Travel Blogs from Bilbao
... unexpectedly the view was pretty good from there too ! We had just over 24 hours to explore Bilbao. It has lots of impressive architecture both old and new . The Basque Museum was worth a visit too. It was a great city for a stopover on our way back home .
After two nights there it was time to hop on the ferry back to Blighty. It was fortunately another smooth crossing ...
... highlight of the evening was a concert by the Bilbao Chorale and the municipal orchestra in one of the churches, St Vincent. We arrived a tiny bit late, standing room only. The performance was wonderful, even though we did not understand a word. We did recognise one piece that we think Pavarotti sang, and another one, but names we do not know. We did recognise the last song. It was the best rendition of Happy Birthday we ...
Awake at 07.30 up by 08.00 packed and out of the hotel by 08.45. Tram to bus station. Lucky with the connection airport bus waiting. At the airport by 09.45, the Ready for breakfast coffee and chocolate croissant. Plane on time so back in Manchester by lunchtime. Train to Bridgend takes forever as there is a 40 minute delay at Crewe waiting for train manager. Arrive home at ...
... is another charming medieval city, somewhat unusual in that the old section is built on a promontory, with the modern city completely surrounding it. One unusual feature is the installation of moving walkways in the medieval centre. Good idea, or not?
We have arrived at the tail end of the annual Fiesta de ...
... would be partying in Pamplona, as I was eager to meet a few Mexicans to party like a Mexican of course! Although the first time I spoke about the bull running was with my Spanish family, who told me not to run as it was dangerous, I promised them I wouldn't as at that time I was genuinely planning on not running, just watching.
Anyway back to Bilbao, the next morning I went for a traditional Spanish breakfast, churros with hot chocolate, the place where ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Kaia Bilbao
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Uribarri, Bilbao | 3 star hotelfrom $104
- A mixed review
- Nice stay at the Nervion
- Great location
Abando, Bilbao | 4 star hotelfrom $90
Begoña, Bilbao | 4 star hotelfrom $85
Abando, Bilbao | 5 star hotelfrom $109
- Excellent hotel at a great price
- Excellent Hotel
- Stylish Hotel
Abando, Bilbao | 3 star hotelfrom $72
Abando, Bilbao | 5 star hotelfrom $119
- It's Really Very Good!
- Is this the best hotel in the world?
- Excellent location
Abando, Bilbao | 4 star hotelfrom $84
Abando, Bilbao | 5 star hotelfrom $147
San Vincente 6, Bilbao | 4 star hotelfrom $81
- Wonderful Bilbao
- Pleased with our choice
- Good location
Abando, Bilbao | 4 star hotelfrom $92
- Tolles Hotel
- Can't go wrong with the Hesperia Bilbao
Abando, Bilbao | 4 star hotelfrom $95
Basurto-Zorrotza, Bilbao | 4 star hotelfrom $78
Abando, Bilbao | 1 star hotelfrom $60
Ibaiondo, Bilbao | 3 star hotelfrom $88
- Good in parts
- High tech - Good value - Well placed
- Good place to stay
Abando, Bilbao | 4 star hotelfrom $76
Castaños, Bilbao | 3 star hotelfrom $92
Deusto, Bilbao | 3 star hotelfrom $75
Abando, Bilbao | 5 star hotelfrom $100
Abando, Bilbao | 4 star hotelfrom $139
- Overall value for money.
- Wonderful hotel - one of the best
- We love the Miro, Wonderful, Fantastic, the Best!!!
Abando, Bilbao | 4 star hotelfrom $91
Gasteiz Bidea 2, Bilbao | Hotelfrom $116
Ibaiondo, Bilbao | 3 star hotelfrom $95
San Juan 12, Villa de Cestona , Bilbao | Hotelfrom $79
Rekalde, Bilbao | 2 star hotelfrom $65
Abando, Bilbao | Hotelfrom $64