Discover the neighborhoods of Bilbao
The capital city of Vizcaya in the Spanish Basque Country, Bilbao is a beautiful city on the banks of the river Nervion. The city is served by Bilbao Airport, which connects it to major European cities. There are also trains and buses with frequent schedules to Bilbao.
As beautiful, scenic, Spanish cities go, Bilbao does not disappoint. There are several museums, ancient cathedrals, and spectacular streets and buildings that tell the ancients-old history of the region. Set among the ancient architecture of the city is, of course, Frank Gehry’s breathtaking Guggenheim Museum with its impossible curves and scale-like exterior. The museum has many temporary exhibits throughout the year, and often organizes public events that visitors and arts enthusiasts will find worth the time.
The Catedral de Santiago has been a part of this city since the 14th century, its gothic architecture accenting the city while the nearby town square draws the city’s residents for a nightly gathering.
There’s a lot more to see and do in Bilbao, and the best way to discover what else this city has to offer in terms of attractions, landmarks, and hotels is by exploring the interactive map on this page.