Biscay


Bilbao is a photographer's delight. There are so many locations to see, shoot and share. What is a little trickier is to find the best night photo spots in Bilbao, Spain.

Bakio is a beautiful oceanside town on the coast of Biscay. Known for its surfing and extensive beach. It is a perfect place to go on a sunny day or to spend a weekend. Here are the five very best ways to spend your time in Bakio

If you have kids, you know that these little balls of energy need time to run around and to play. An outing to a great playground is part of the fun of being a child. However, not all playgrounds are created equal. With that in mind, here is our current list for the best playgrounds in Bilbao.

Mungia is a great place to check out. This quiet and pleasant part of Biscay is the perfect place to come to let life slow down for a while. The city center has enough to keep you entertained without leaving you feeling like you need to hustle to get around to everything. Less than a half hour drive from Bilbao,...

The incredible transformation of Bilbao from an industrial force to an arts and cultural hub is exemplified in the Guggenheim. This museum is the crown jewel of the revitalization of Bilbao. When visiting a new city there often places that are mentioned as "must see." In the case of the Guggenheim, calling it a must see is an understatement.

Bilbao is beautiful and there are so many great places to take photos. So what are the best places to show your clout on social media? You could spend a lifetime in Bilbao with a camera in your hand and never capture all there is to see. Here are our Top 5 locations to capture for your Instagram, Tik Tok, or Facebook; okay boomer....

Enjoy a nice hike up to the tallest lighthouse in Basque Country. This semi-gradual hike can be done in about an hour and a half. It starts at the Bay of Plentzia, in Gorliz and rises above the Bizkaia bluffs to the lighthouse. If that wasn't enough reason for taking this hike, there is a labyrinth of tunnels, wildlife,...

Basauri Station is the last station on line two of Metro Bilbao's subway network. It provides great access to this hillside neighbourhood. Basauri has a great community feel, lots of children's playgrounds and plenty of green space. At the end of the tracks there's lots to find.

Dona Casilda Park is the main park of Bilbao. Located between the Guggenheim Museum and San Mames, this central park features a pond, a meandering river, many fountains, trees and places to picnic. Known to locals as El Parque de los Patos, it is the largest urban park in Bilbao and where relaxation comes naturally.

Durango is a in the south east part of the province of Biscay. This city sits in a narrow valley formed by the Ibaizabal river. The mountains on the west side of the valley tower over Durango and are impressive. Durango's history goes back to around the 13th century. It has an Old Town (Casco Viejo) that is wonderful to...