Hotel Monte Ulia
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... is to burn things you want to get rid of and everyone wanted the pants gone.
There was a moment in time when people were jumping over the fire barefoot and there was a board with rusty nails sticking out of the fire. A guy missed it by half an inch and thats when I realized how dangerous this festival is. A few burns and scratches later most people came out ...
... a bit. At other bars we had red wine, sangria (there's always a pitcher of it sitting out), and at one place Travis ordered a beer because it came in a nice glass. He's a sucker for nice glasses (and beer). The napkins at all the bars felt like pieces of plastic. Maybe they're better at soaking up grease? Many pintxos are served on a slice of bread or a skewer so your hands and fingers easily get dirty. We had mapped out a bunch of the best bars ...
... show; for them being Basque is part of being home. As the last of the civil war generation disappears, the dynamics of the Basque country will probably continue to change. However, given the long struggle for cultural and political independence, I'm sure some desirire for autonomy is ingrained in the Basque people. From my experiences here in San Sebastián, I can see that a rebellious spirit still remains, and I do not predict that it will ...
... their clothes which is why most homes don't have them. Honestly, they might be right. At home we use our dryers because they are fast and convenient, much like everything else we flock to. That doesn't make them the better option, just more complimentary to our lifestyle.
I don't like the clotheslines because I can't wash and have my clothes ready in the same day, which isn't necessarily a problem in ...
... Pyrenees 40,000 years ago.
Today we are in San Sebastián (the Basque word for this town is Donostia). Signs here are in Spanish and Euskara (the Basque language). San Sebastián is known for a few things:
- More Michelen Stars per square meter than any city other than Kyoto.
- Amazing beaches where Spanish aristocracy used to holiday.
- Oceans filled with surfers and sardines.
- Amazing pintxos bars (the Basque word ...