If you like “Fiestas”, August is indeed the best month to visit the three Basque capitals: Vitoria-Gasteiz, Donostia-San Sebastian and Bilbao. Why? Because for three weeks, local festivities are celebrated, one after another, in the three cities: the fiesta of the “Virgen Blanca” of Gasteiz-Vitoria, the “Aste Nagusia” in Donostia-San Sebastian and in Bilbao. During that period of time, all three have a lot of activities and lots of fun in the streets for people of all ages.
After all year preparing for this, we are ready for 3 weeks’ celebrations. Come and join us! You will not regret it!
The 2011 fiesta programmes:
Today, August 4th, “La Blanca” in Vitoria-Gasteiz
Next week, August 13th, “Aste Nagusia”, the Great Week of Donostia-San Sebastian
The following week, August 20th, “Aste Nagusia”, the Great Week of Bilbao
for more info on the programmes,I leave here some links:
Donostia-San Sebastian http://www.semanagrande.com/
We look forward to seeing each and everyone one of you at the Basque Country’s fiestas
and hope you enjoy as much as we do.
See you soon in the Basque Country, Spain!