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Madrid & Barcelona, Spain

January 3, 2011


My only impressions of Madrid came from Atletico and Real but embarking on the eight-hour bus from Bilbao with Sami, we were soaked in sun as soon as we left the city.  Arriving in the evening to the welcoming Maria, dropping off our bags and heading straight out for sushi – Guillermo (or Willy, as […]

Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain

November 17, 2010


On a day out from Bilbao, I took the hour-long bus out to Vitoria in an effort to see a little more of the country than just the usual city haunts.  I left from San Mames, didn’t quite know where I should get off – finding that the bus stopped four times in Vitoria itself, […]

Bilbao, Spain

November 4, 2010


I’d planned ahead to surprise my friend Sami from Bilbao, so booked the two hour flight from Amsterdam to Bilbao because I’d found it to be the cheapest way to get there.  The train was around €160, buses over twenty four hours and about the same price, yet flights were half the price at around […]