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Constitution Square (Plaza de la Constitucion)

Constitution Square sits in the heart of San Sebastián’s old quarter. Since its construction in the early 1800s, it has served as the city’s main square, but perhaps most interestingly as a bullring. You can still see remnants of this today: look above each of the balcony windows, where you’ll spy numbers denoting the former bullring boxes once rented by spectators.

Though the bullfights long ago moved to the city’s proper Plaza de Toros, Constitution Square (or Plaza de la Constitución in Spanish) still hosts some of San Sebastián’s biggest events. The most famous of these is no doubt the start and finish – marked by the flag raising and lowering -- of the parade- and drum-filled Tamborrada, which takes place yearly on January 20th. Events aside, the main square, which is dominated by the municipal library, resides in a part of town blanketed by a web of narrow medieval streets, each dotted by Basque Country’s answer to the tapas bar: the pintxos bar.

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Culinaire tour in San Sebastián: pintxos en wijn

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Bezoek drie bekroonde 'pintxos'-bars van San Sebastián op een culinaire avondtour onder leiding van een lokale gids. Pintxos, een specialiteit van ...  Meer info

  • Locatie: San Sebastian, Spanje
  • Duur: 3 uur
  • Taal: Engels
Van USD 91,85