The city’s famous La Ribera market sits just on the edge of the Casco Viejo, next to the river, and is a good place to get acquainted with the Bilbao’s famous food scene, as well as to pick up some local products to take back home. The market is housed in an historic building, designed by Pedro…
The largest covered food market in Europe. Buy here fresh food and cook it yourself! You'll also find some restaurant and river views.
Bilbao's old market. The buiding has been renovated, keeping all its charm and tradition. The restaurant and bar "La Ribera" located in the basement is a must for a glass of white wine and a pintxo.
“Under 26? It is for free for you from 10:00 to 20:00 (Tuesdays, 25th of December, 1st and 6th of January is closed). More than 26? It is for free for you between 18:00 to 20:00 Don´t miss to look for the works of the Zubiaurre´s brothers after whom the flat´street is named. ”
“Bilbao's original theater and opera house from the 19th century. It's a petite theater but with a strong all year round program.”
“The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao is a museum of modern and contemporary art designed by Canadian-American architect Frank Gehry, and located in Bilbao, Basque Country, Spain. The museum was inaugurated on 18 October 1997 by King Juan Carlos I of Spain. Built alongside the Nervion River, which runs through the city of Bilbao to the Cantabrian Sea, it is one of several museums belonging to the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation and features permanent and visiting exhibits of works by Spanish and international artists. It is one of the largest museums in Spain. El Museo Guggenheim Bilbao (en euskera, Guggenheim Bilbao Museoa; en inglés, Guggenheim Museum Bilbao) es un museo de arte contemporáneo diseñado por el arquitecto canadiense Frank O. Gehry y localizado en la villa de Bilbao (País Vasco), España. Es uno de los museos pertenecientes a la Fundación Solomon R. Guggenheim. Fue inaugurado el 18 de octubre de 1997 por el rey Juan Carlos I de España.”
“Es una catedral gótica del finales del siglo XIV. Una rama del camino de Santiago de la costa pasaba por Bilbao; de ahí su nombre. Como particularidad, destaca su reducido tamaño. Es notable la puerta del Angel que accede al claustro. Está a 1 minuto andando del apartamento.”
Point of Interest
“2 minutes away from the attic, this square offers great atmosphere and some of the best pintxos in Bilbao. Classic places are the elegant Victor Montes or the authentic Bar Bilbao. More modern options are the Zorginzulo. An absolute must!!!!”