An aerial video taken by a drone major destinations and typical settings in  the Labourd province within  the French side of the Basque country . A good overview of what to enjoy within a 20 min drive from St Jean de Luz or Biarritz that most of my clients typically select as their home base . Look for la […]

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Outline for 2016 with a review of the past year and the launch of Maison-Basque that kept me busy…

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“Evelyne’s experience and vast knowledge of the region allowed our family to settle in quickly and enjoy many of the local experiences that we would never have stumbled upon on our own.   Evelyne took the time to get to know us and shape an experience which fit our particular needs as a large multi-generational […]

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Happy to recommend this 5 min video on Bilbao put together by the New York times along with their 36hours in Bilbao article. Bilbao is an hour and 15min drive from the French border. Many of my clients head out for the day although indeed the city offers many compelling reasons to stay put for […]

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I enjoyed the depth of this article by Corrinne Cécilia of the Canadian magazine HOUSE & HOME who responded warmly to the region and culture on the French coast of the Basque country. Also neat to see her interior designer focus to travel . Good read!

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  Lots of interest for Andalusian culture, music and dancing in the Basque country. Local Basque singer Anne Etchegoyen, who has had some follow up throughout France for her strong voice, and has revealed herself in the past as a good marketer, is appearing in this video surrounded by a Basque choir and Andalusian singers […]

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This video embodies the spirit of community, the strength of working and enjoying life  together , sharing and celebrating each others’ talents & interests while honoring our cultural heritage. The inhabitants of the traditional Basque village of Lesaka, in the province of Navarra and renown for its lively  carnival season, made it with their amateur heart and means. […]

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Find out how the rebuilding of a 16th century whaling ship, the San Juan, taking place in Pasaia, in the Basque country,  is a key cultural undertaking of San Sebastian 2016. The city of San Sebastian has been selected as European capital of culture for 2016 and will share with the world a rich cultural agenda. Indeed, 2016 […]

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This is the time of year when we spend more times around a table. Check out this video showcasing representative food venues in the Basque country and Béarn regions  and regional specialties. Venues: cider houses on both the French and Spanish sides , country inns in the Pyrénées mountains, contemporary looking inns blending fresh local ingredients […]

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Pretty good article. I would add the Basque country to the list of great destinations for a multigenerational family vacation. Situated in  Southwest France with the possibility of easy hops in and out of the Spanish side, families can enjoy cultural outings/experiences and diverse outdoor activities with easy logistics for all ages.  Indeed multigenerational family […]

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