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Stretching 14km along the narrow valley of the Río Nervión, BILBAO (Bilbo) is a large city that rarely feels like one, its urban sprawl having engulfed a series of once-separate communities. Even in the city centre you can always see green mountain slopes beyond the high-rises. Prosperous and modern, with a busy and attractive centre, Bilbao has reinvented itself since the collapse of its traditional industrial base in the 1980s and 90s. Steel mills and shipyards have been transformed into conference centres and luxury flats, and the Museo Guggenheim, which opened in 1997, has sparked a tourism …
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Silken Gran Hotel Domine

Under the influence, and close to the Guggenheim museum , Gran Hotel Domine Bilbao is an expression of modernity. Contemporary designs representing the 20th century is the basic concept ...

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Museo Guggenheim Bilbao

Museo Guggenheim Bilbao's first exhibit included a collection of over 250 examples of cubist, futurist, constructivist and other 20th-century art movements. There's a permanent collection of late 20th ...

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Mesón Cinco Jotas

This establishment specialises in one of the most typical ingredients of Spanish gastronomy: Iberian ham, or, more specifically, that of Jabugo. It is probably one of the foods most asked for by ...