Making a difference

Every person is a world. That's why from the beginning we were clear that go Basquing would be a tailor-made DMC boutique. Our groups of guests are united by friendships, hobbies, sports, jobs… Recently, we were lucky to welcome a couple united for the love of art and beautiful things. It was such a pleasure meeting them! They came from the United States to visit the north of Spain. A few ...

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Be one of us and feel unique.

For go Basquing the relationship with our collaborators is fundamental. That's why we are so special! You can find a little taste of the great people that form DMC boutique here.  Juanjo is another collaborator with whom we share our values. Thanks to him, our guests have access to some of the best Basque gastronomic societies, which otherwise, are only open to members; around the table, they can share with the locals ...

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Traveling during Asparagus Season.

We just hosted a fun group. Their request: gastronomy. Specifically, "asparagus", so they had to come during its season ... Local producers gather around the Abastos Market in Vitoria-Gasteiz where they display wonderful fruits and vegetables. Going up to the terrace, it's nice to see the colors of the ECO products and taste some txakoli*,  Gastheiz beer and Rioja Alavesa wines. For us, it is essential that our guests feel like a part ...

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Castles and vineyards

Insurmountable walls, castles on hills surrounded by vineyards, cobblestoned streets with palaces and shields of noble families, gothic churches, underground caves that hide centenary cellars ... it could be the scene of a medieval film, couldn’t it? however, we are referring to a town 100% authentic: Laguardia (Rioja-Spain). Just one hour away from the Bilbao airport, in the middle of nature, the Rioja Alavesa makes you feel good. All partly thanks ...

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Land of the brave

The urban development of Bilbao (Spain) is studied internationally for its model transformation from an industrial city to a city of services. We have accompanied technicians from different countries who come to learn about this transformation. We started from the Maritime Museum and sailed with them through the estuary, where they could see the main traces of this evolution explained by a passionate architect who told the history behind. A history ...

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Santo Tomás, Cider and a Sow!

December 21st is a very special day for San Sebastian. For the last two centuries, on this day, the Donostiarras* get together to visit the Santo Tomás Market; the baserritarras* are the main focus, who come down from the nearby towns to the Plaza Constitución (Constitution Square) to sell and display their local products and animals. Last year we came with a Japanese group. We wanted to give them a surprise ...

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100% genuine!

The txalaparta is a Basque percussion instrument that was born to convey joy. In the sixteenth century, after the making of cider, the farmers bit on the same board that pressed the apples to summon the neighbors join them and celebrate until dawn. The txalaparta is a music device consisting of two wooden planks on which is placed some insulating material (sheets of old rolled sacks, dry grass ...) and it ...

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Beach, promenade, culture, and gastronomy

When our guests ask for a quiet day that includes beach, a short hike and some cultural visit, one of our proposals is Pasajes (Basque Country-Spain): cradle of the great whalers and Basque shipyards. A town divided into two banks: Pasajes San Pedro and Pasajes San Juan. This time we started the walk in San Juan to get closer to the mouth of the sea. When we came back, some decided ...

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Do you want to travel in time?

On the coast of the Basque Country (Spain), between two coastal villages lies a landscape that uncovers some of the most impressive episodes in the recent history of the earth. 13 kilometers of cliffs with a formation of rock layers called Flysch which surface is a treasure of more than 60 million years of history. Accompanied by a geologist you will travel to the bowels of the earth to discover, for ...

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