Where we are located?
the north of
Bilbao: The largest city in the Basque
Country and one of the most important
comercial places of the north of Spain.
Time difference to London - Time zone
GMT/UTC: 1 hour
Weather, climate, temperatures: Coastal cool
Weather, climate, temperatures:
and humid, mild tempuratures throughout the
year. Rain is more frequent in the spring and
fall. The average tempurates are around 20º C
(68º F)in the Summer and 8º C (48º F)in
Bilbao: A night general view, with
GALLERY “La Ría” (the river) in the middle
PHOTO Guggenheim Museum: Designed by the North
American architect Frank O. Gehry and opened in
GALLERY 1997. The building itself is an extraordinary
combination of interconnecting shapes.
PHOTO Guggenheim Museum: Another
GALLERY view of the museum.
PHOTO Puppy: Our colouring dog close
GALLERY to the Guggenheim Museum
Visual Art: Near
PHOTO Big Spider: Near
GALLERY Guggenheim Museum
PHOTO Subway: Bilbao´s tube is one of
GALLERY the most modern in the world
design of the entry
PHOTO Streetcar: our modern
GALLERY streetcar near Guggenheim
PHOTO Train Station: our small
GALLERY “Grand Central Terminal”
PHOTO San Anton Bridge: The bridge
GALLERY an the church (ancient ruins)
Deusto Brigde: Another
historic brigde of the city.
PHOTO Calatrava Brigde: A luminous
GALLERY bridge on the river (“La Ria”).
PHOTO Puente Colgante: The car ferry is suspended from a frame by
wires attached to wheels on tracks above the cabin and moves
from from one side of the River Nervión to the other via a
GALLERY traction system. The first transporter bridge in the world was
opened in 1893
PHOTO Puente Colgante: always stage
GALLERY of maritime competitions
PHOTO Deusto University: was inaugurated
in 1886, one of the most prestigious
business school in Spain
PHOTO Deusto University: A nocturn
GALLERY view of the University
Tile of Bilbao: Designed to
use in Bilbao only.
PHOTO Euskalduna Walkway: One of the
modern areas near “La Ria” (the river)
PHOTO The Lion: At the top of an
GALLERY emblematic building
PHOTO Maritime museum: In
GALLERY memory of the past of bilbao
PHOTO “La Ría” (the river): typical
GALLERY building near “La Ría”.
PHOTO Ms Casilda Park (duck´s
GALLERY park): our small “Central Park”.
PHOTO Moyua Square: A beatiful square in the heart
of Bilbao, the AXA Regional (North of Spain)
GALLERY headquarter is next to it
PHOTO Plaza Nueva (“new square”):
neoclasic place plenty of people and
PHOTO Typical Terrace: the quot;poteoquot; (a small glass of
wine here and there with delicious quot;pintxosquot; or
GALLERY tapas) will get us close to one of the city''s
biggest charms: its people and its manners.
PHOTO Typical Restaurant: The many good restaurants
and gastronomical societies founded in the Basque
GALLERY Country are a testimony to the enjoyment Basque
people get from good food, and their fondness for
cultivating the traditions of good cooking
PHOTO Ribera Market: always plenty of
people buying the best fish
PHOTO Arriaga teather: with us
GALLERY since 1890.
PHOTO Town Hall: a beatiful
GALLERY building of 1892.
PHOTO Euskalduna Palace: builded on
GALLERY a shipyard and made of steel