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A December of Culture: Virtual Experiences with CTU

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It’s hard to believe, but the last month of 2020 is upon us. After the great interest in the virtual tour marathon organized to celebrate International Tourism Day, some of the agencies of CTU (Urban Culture and Tourism) have decided to provide you with new opportunities to travel from the comfort of your own home: 

Basque games at picturesque txakoli winery in Biscay

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We were happy to organise this incentive activity for our client, they enjoyed authentic Basque farmhouse games while excersied in strength, agility and develeped team spirit. The activity ended up with delicious barbecue-style dinner.

The Basque people are characterized by maintaining ancient traditions alive and in perfect harmony with modernity and progress. 

Bilbao to receive European Diploma

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By Charlotte Gérard

It has always struck me how the Basque Country – a region with its own language and very strong regional identity, policies and politics – manages to achieve a regional-global balance. It strives no only to preserve its own cultural identity and uniqueness,

Bilbao will have a gastronomic fan zone because of The World’s 50 Best Restaurants

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Bilbao will have a gastronomic fan zone in Abandoibarra between June 14 and 17 for the celebration of the culinary event The World’s 50 Best Restaurants, the so-called ‘Oscars of gastronomy’, to be held at the Euskalduna Palace on June 19 .

Eroica Rioja Tour Postponed to the Fall

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While some events have been canceled, others are being postponed. We are happy that this is the case with the Eroica Hispania, a very special cycling event, which will take place around Haro in the La Rioja wine region in October of this year.

Día Internacional del Turismo 2020

Maratón gratuito de visitas virtuales

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Olvídate de las fronteras y del tiempo. Gracias a la tecnología, hoy puedes viajar a cualquier época y a cualquier lugar.

Por eso, este domingo, el 27 de septiembre 2020, para celebrar el Día Internacional del Turismo, Romotur y el resto de empresas de la Asociación Cultura y Turismo Urbano (CTU),

Repsol Guide Suns Basque Country

Repsol Guide Sun Awards

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(Partial translation of original Spanish-language article)

11 restaurants of the Basque Country receive a Repsol Guide Sun

The Repsol Guide has awarded a Repsol Guide Sun to the restaurants Arrea! (Álava), Casa Garras, Porrue (Vizcaya), Bailara, Bodega Katxiña,

Responsible shopping tourism

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Responsible tourism is, by now, a pretty wide-spread concept – maybe not necessarily in practice, but governments, the tourism industry and even individuals are increasingly aware of the importance of sustainable and responsible tourism.

Rioja Wine right to your door

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Restrictions. Confinement. Sinking moral. Things are far from rosy these days. Many of us are cut off from the people and places we love or would love to visit. Places with so much to offer, like LA RIOJA, especially at this time of year,

Carmen Romo Bilbao Baldosa Award

Romotur: “Your company makes our city!”

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Bilbao recognizes the work of 173 entrepreneurs with a special “baldosa”

La baldosa de Bilbao – the sidewalk tile you often see throughout the Basque Country, but especially in Bilbao – is arguably one of THE symbols of this city.