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- Minbar in room
- Hot tub
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Multilingual staff
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Current temperature today...... a very warm 34 degrees :-) First lunch at several bars having Pintxos and Beer! (And a little shopping).....
Then, when the weather is this warm there is only one other thing to do....hit the beach! And so we did with what looked like the rest of Spain haha...
We have absolutely loved our time …
A trip that started as a weekend of Bordeaux wine tasting somehow transformed into a tour of Northern Spain…. to reduce the cost of the transfer from the Airport! Twisted logic but we were both very happy to be in San Sebastian (Donostia is the Basque name) to celebrate our 9th Wedding Anniversary.
We had previously been here …
... that made me think of truffles. I'm not sure what the coating was, but the sweetbreads were as delicious as expected. The "salad" was a few herbs inside a fried roll-up, with an herby flavor but not much substance. The 2 large pieces of lamb were very filling. The chef visited us during this course (Travis guessed that he waited until everyone was sufficiently "numbed up" before making his rounds, haha) and was very charming.
The cool ...
... bit of an indulgence, but it was totally worth it. The kobe nigiri was cooked right in front of us with a blowtorch much to Anna's delight. We lingered longer than we should over dinner through three orders of food, and had a chance to chat briefly with Kenji once the dinner rush slowed down. Katie said it was completely worth it. We finished off out dinner with some ice cream before catching the #9 bus back home.
Overall a really fun and full ...
... where there was big statue of Christ on top of the peak. It was a pretty high climb but there was a fantastic view from there which was well worth it. After that I walked back down and visited the main shopping/eating/bar area. I stopped over for some dinner and had some tappas…MMMmm, it was really good but at the same time fairly expensive. Its about 1.5 – 3 euros for one slice. After dinner I went to the beach ...