Volunteering with the Red Cross

Romotur’s Nikole Garcia on her experience How long have you been volunteering at the Red Cross and what motivated you to start? They called me last week to see if I was still available (I had signed up towards the … Read More

Solidary Corona Virus Masks

Solidary Mask Sewing

(Translated interview) Q: Tamara, how did this initiative come about? Tamara: The idea came from a lot of information. There aren’t any masks in the pharmacies or even via internet. I saw that those around me needed them, and on … Read More

Photo of bike tour Rioja wine region

Eroica Rioja Tour Postponed to the Fall

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 … Read More

Bilbao small shop shopping

Responsible shopping tourism

A project to promote local brands, stores and products in the Basque Country 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 … Read More

Carmen Romo Bilbao Baldosa Award

Romotur: “Your company makes our city!”

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.  … Read More

Repsol Guide Suns Basque Country

Repsol Guide Sun Awards

(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, Casa Julián, … Read More

Santo Tomas Market

Santo Tomás brings all of the flavours of rural Basque life to Bilbao. Throughout the day, farmers exhibit their animals and it is possible to purchase cheese, ring-shaped pastries, honey, sweets, fruit, vegetables or home-made products. Thousands of people enjoy … Read More