“Los vascos no son mediterráneos, ni alpinos, magiares, celtas, germánicos, semíticos, ni escandinavos, ni tampoco arios. Nadie sabe quiénes fueron sus antepasados. Son aborígenes. Hablan una lengua propia y extraña, de origen desconocido”

Orson Welles – Around the World – 1955 for the BBC

Photo: Basquetour’s stock images.


“To visit San Sebastián, on Spain’s northern coast, is to fall in love. The first sight of the shimmering scallop-shaped bay, replete with crescents of golden sand and turquoise waves, will sweep you off your feet. Pairing this natural beauty with the unrivaled local cuisine”

New York Times

Pre-Pyrenees. Photo: Javier Lacha


“It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end”

Ernest Hemingway