Hotel Punta Monpas
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Minbar in room
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Refrigerator in room
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Punta Monpas San Sebastián - Donostia
Travel Blogs from San Sebastián - Donostia
Today the main focus was on eating lunch at Extebarri, a Michelin-starred restaurant located between San Sebastian and Bilbao (Anthony Bourdain once proclaimed it was the best meal of his life, for what that is worth). To get there we had to take a bus to Hertz, rent a car, and navigate to the restaurant, all while looking decent. We started off with breakfast at the same bar as yesterday, but unfortunately, they did not have all their morning pintxos ready ...
The more time I have spent in San Sebastian, I have been able to articulate certain norms in gender roles that differ from the American society. When we were told to focus on the topic of gender for our blogs this week, I thought I would have no problem doing so. It was a lot harder than I expected to speculate differences in the gender norms in Spain. I would sit down at café's and notice common things such as groups of ...
... not be able to control her nor would it be an enjoyable walk. Both the dog and owner enjoy walking with each other and gain pleasure through this experience. I have also noticed that many people walk around their baby’s in strollers. This brings me to the realization that people enjoy having something to take care of here. It gives them a sense of security and contentment. Part of ...
... these darling establishments, I always end up ordering something of familiarity. A hamburger, some pasta, a ham sandwich... its all the same.
"Try the paella!"
"The seafood is phenomenal!"
"The cuisine is divine!"
All phrases I heard like a broken record before I departed and as true as those phrases may be, I have yet to prove these theories. Slowly but surely these courageous maneuvers are becoming slightly easier with ...
San Sebastián looks different from other old Spanish cities because it is not old. This city has a history. A rather sad one. It was rebuilt from just under 200 years ago. After climbing to the highest 'peak' we walked all around the coast. Very crowded beaches with surfers despite the cold. Most memorable tapas - grilled pig ...