Discover the Hidden Treasures of the Unknown City of Bilbao
Bilbao is the capital of the province of Biscay, in Northern Spain and the biggest city of the autonomous community of the Basque Country with 353,187 inhabitants. The Bilbao metropolitan area has roughly 1 million inhabitants, while its rich history made it a commercial and cultural center during the past centuries. However, the city has many sights and attractions to show.

Bilbao’s location helps in making the city a lovely place to stroll and find some places of extreme interest. Neighborhoods like the Casco Viejo (the Old Town and the medieval barrio of Bilbao) and squares like the Plaza Nueva and the Plaza Moyua are important landmarks of the city, which totally worth a visit. On the other hand, Palacio de la Diputacion is a Renaissance style old building that was used as a government palace. Nowadays is a very popular place of interest that competes with the gorgeous City Hall in attracting the most tourists. According to the locals or to the people who have already visited Bilbao, circulating in the city is lovely. The city’s landscape is one of a kind, with mountains and rivers offering fantastic views. The Mount Arxanda stares the city from above, letting its visitors to enjoy the fabulous view of the city. The Artxanda Funicular also helps for that, while the bridges that connect the opposite sides of the rivers that cross the area are masterpieces. The White Bridge (Zubi Zuri) and the Vizcaya Bridge are only two of them, but the most famous. In addition, churches and cathedrals are more than a lot in Bilbao with the Catedral de Santiago to be the most famed. The cultural face of the city is shown in the Teatro Arriaga Antzokia, a place where visitors can admire opera, ballet, concerts, and theater performances, and its architectural structure as well, since it is about one of the oldest buildings in Bilbao.

Only few tourists have the privilege to know Bilbao, a city full of pearls able to make your accommodation memorable for years! Bilbao totally deserves your travel attention!