Bilbao self-catering accommodation is found in around the largest city in the Basque region. This destination has an international profile, with interesting history, fascinating culture and a number of first-rate visitor attractions. One of the most prominent is the Guggenheim Museum, a modern art museum designed by world-famous American architect, Frank Gehry. The shiny, graceful lines of the building have become an icon for the city, making it a must-see for anyone visiting Bilbao holiday home apartments. Also close to self-catering apartments in Bilbao is the Museum of Fine Art and the Basque Museum, which depicts the interesting history of the Basque people and region.
Bilbao holiday accommodation is found in a region that boasts a unique dining culture. One of the specialities here is pintxos, a relative of the Spanish tapas, but perhaps a little more sophisticated. There are a number of great bars offering pintxos on Plaza Nueva. The wider Vizcaya province certainly warrants further exploration. Itís home to the Alava wine region, a short drive from Bilbao self-catering holiday home apartments. This is where one of Spainís most celebrated red wines is produced. The beaches in the region are also are also stunning Ė Playa de Bakio is one of the highlights, and is well-maintained, with pristine sand and gentle waters. It can be found just 25 kilometres from self-catering apartments in Bilbao.
Bilbao holiday homes are located in a city that gets more rain than many other parts of the country. For many visitors this is a joy, giving rise to the lush greenery found throughout the region.
Best Time to Visit
Mid-August is a good time to be at Bilbao self-catering accommodation when the cityís annual festival takes place.
Bilbao holiday home apartments are just a short drive from Bilbao Airport (BIO), served by a number of international airlines.