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TravelPod Member ReviewsNH Aranzazu San Sebastián - Donostia
Beautiful, clean and comfortable. Excellent service
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Travel Blogs from San Sebastián - Donostia
Onward we journeyed from Bordeaux France down to San Sebastián Spain, a 2.5 hour journey south west that progressively changes in landscape as you go. 24 hours in San Sebastián. The closer we got to Spain the more the buildings changes, gone were the gothic style sandstone like apartments, giving way to orange buildings with terracotta …
We boarded our bus 8:30 AM, and departed from Salamanca in route to San Sebastian. As we were already in Castile, we continued through that region to the city of Burgos. There are 17 regions in Spain, each with their own Parliament some with different languages. Burgos is in the land of El Cid, Spain’s 11th century national hero was born and …
So our last day in Venice was not so sad as leaving the other cities. We put it at the bottom of our list for cities we had been to at that point. Humid, water around every turn which leads to smelly streets, food unlike the rest of Italy and we welcomed a change of scenery. Getting thru the Venice airport started off very easy...security lines …
... the town of San Sebastián. San Sebastián was a thriving port when it was captured by Napoleon's troops in 1813. An Anglo-Portuguese army came to the city's assistance and drove out the French but a bloodbath then ensued and the townsfolk were slaughtered save for 7 families. Most of the town was burned down, but parts of the Church and convent were spared. The survivors decided to rebuilt San Sebastián and it evolved to the elegant city ...
... with Shavings
The shavings were actually pasta, not bonito flakes. The tomato sauce on the bottom was reduced to a thin syrup and was not red so it was difficult to distinguish the flavor without knowing it was tomato. The whole dish managed to taste Japanese-ish to Ashley, despite all the flavors being European.
Roasted Baby Lamb, Salad in Skein, "Sisas" and Sweetbreads
The most interesting part of this dish were the sweetbreads. They were little ...