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Bilbao Map, Spain

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Bilbao Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Bilbao with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Bilbao useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Bilbao!

Bilbao History

At the very beginning of the 17th century, Bilbao officially became the capital city of the region of Biscay. Despite the economic crisis that affected Spain in the 17th century, Bilbao continued to flourish and to grow into one of Spain’s most important commercial centres, thanks to its wool and iron-work trade with the British Isles and with the Netherlands. The 18th and 19th centuries passed peacefully, and the... read more

Bilbao Nightlife

A favorite for both the Spaniards and the tourists is the popular “poteo”, small portions of local wines that are called “potes”. These are usually served in the evening for a good appetizer before the late dinner and the best spots in town where you can have them are the Casco Viejo and the Licenciado Pozas. The legendary Iruna dating back to 1903 is another place you shouldn’t miss on your wine tour of... read more

Bilbao Sightseeing

Probably the most visited objective in Bilbao is the Guggenheim Museum, an exceptional piece of architecture designed by Deconstructivist architect Frank Gehry. Made of limestone, glass and titanium, by using state of the art technology, the building hosts contemporary art exhibitions from all over the world, mainly painting and sculpture. The Museum of Fine Arts is also worth of a visit, not only for the impressive... read more

Bilbao Travel Guide

Bilbao, capital of Biscay and largest city in the north of Spain is situated along the banks of the Nervion River. The city is industrially and financially developed and has good trade relations because of its advantageous geographical location. The population of this city was estimated to be around 354,145 in the year 2006. It is a metropolitan city ranking number five in Spain. The city’s nickname “El botxo” is... read more

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