PINTXO POTE (BITE + DRINK) ON THE ESTUARY

We suggest you embark on a gastronomic adventure along Bilbao estuary. Take a sailing trip whilst savouring a tasty pintxo-pote (bite + drink).. Discover the town’s history in a very

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9th GETXO SUMMER OPEN-WATER SWIM

Once again, Getxo is this year hosting its summer open-water swim. This is an event lovers of this discipline must not miss. The race takes place on August 11 next

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Bizkaia Bridge conquers the media

On Saturday, Bizkaia Bridge celebrated its 125th anniversary. 125 years joining the two banks of the estuary. 125 years being a shuttle bridge benchmark whilst becoming a landmark no tourist

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Bizkaia Bridge will be blowing out 125 candles this Saturday

125 years, no more, no less, have passed since this historic shuttle bridge was inaugurated on 28 July 1893. Over a century of services joining the two Banks of the

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World Congress of Transporter Bridges

Bizkaia Bridge turns 125 years of age and big celebrations will be held through a week full with activities reaching their peak on the coming July 27 and 28. Saturday

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Agustín Ugarte’s Getxo Olympic Triathlon Memorial

This weekend, Getxo will host the Agustín Ugarte’s Olympic Triathlon Memorial, a sporting event that pays tribute to this great triathlon athlete, who died five years ago. This sporting event

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Basilica of Santa María in Portugalete, a unique architectural treasure

The Basilica of Santa María, together with #BizkaiaBridge, has become one of the must-do’s for all those tourists coming to Portugalete. This church, whose construction began in 1492 and took

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“Bizkaia Bridge & Partners”: Shuttle Bridges past and present

The “Bizkaia Bridge & Partners” exhibition now takes pride of place in the Bake Eder Mansion, in Getxo. This display, which was inaugurated yesterday, 3 July and is open to

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2nd Romo Hondartza Team Handball Tournament

After the success of the first edition of the Romo Hondartza Team handball tournament, this sport is back invading Ereaga beach this weekend. This new edition has beaten previous participation

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Sailboat trip along the estuary

If you like sightseeing and sailing, we propose you discover Bilbao’s history by sailing along its estuary onboard a 12-metre sailing vessel. The trip begins at the El Abra-Getxo Marina

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“Bizkaia Bridge & Partners”  Antique Postcard Exhibition

During the month of July at Bizkaytik, Av/ Zugazarte nº 32 en Getxo. Schedule: From 10:00 to 13:00 & 16:00 to 19:00h  

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PRIZES IN THE 2ND EDITION OF THE BIZKAIA BRIDGE PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST

As part of the celebrations of the 125th anniversary of Bizkaia Bridge, the 2nd edition of this Photography Contest was held in April under the title: “125 Years of Creative

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19 June, re-inauguration of the Hanging Bridge

Bizkaia Bridge was compelled to witness the cruel events of the Spanish Civil War and its consequences. The bombings luckily did not affect its structure until, in June 1937 and

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Getxo hosts the best international skating meet

On 23 and 24 June, Getxo will once again be hosting a contest involving the best international skaters. The legendary La Kantera pool in Algorta, is, for yet another year,

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