Basque Country Warnings and Dangers

  • A Well Packed Rucksack = Comfortable Walking
    A Well Packed Rucksack = Comfortable...
    by into-thin-air
  • A Well Packed Rucksack = Comfortable Walking
    A Well Packed Rucksack = Comfortable...
    by into-thin-air
  • Warnings and Dangers
    by DanielF

Basque Country Warnings and Dangers

  • Picking and Packing a Rucksack

    Picking and Packing a RucksackI can’t overemphasize the importance of having a good fitting, well packed rucksack and this “Tip” is to try to explain the best way of achieving this – Based on my own experiences for over 20 years of Long Distance walking, Trekking in Nepal and Camino Walking First of all, choosing your rucksack.Rucksacks come in...

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  • Guardia Civil

    Make sure you have your passport or ID card on you at all times if you're travelling around - if the Guardia Civil stop you (and this did happen to me while we were driving to some caves) and you don't have ID, they can get a bit funny. Fortunately we had our driving licenses at least, but they weren't too happy about it and had to get them checked...

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  • The Threat of Terrorism

    Unfortunately, not everything is bucolic and pastoral in the Basque Country: violent separatism remains a problem that keeps on empoisoning the Spanish political life and triggering heated debates among opposed parties. ETA, which stands for Euskadi Ta Askatasuna (Basque Country and Freedom), is, sadly, the main reason why the Basque Country has...

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  • Muskiz

    Muskiz is a small town at the end of the C-2 railway line out of Bilbao. It is on the coast, and may offer some nice beaches.Sadly, it is dominated by the Petronor Oil Refinery. 15 Minutes in the town and we all had a headache. You would not have to buy petrol there, there is so much in the air.This is a sad reminder that Vizcaya, for all its...

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  • Euskal Herria in not risky

    It is said that, the Basque Country is a risky place, I must day that it is not true, I t is more dangerous to walk in another town in Europe. To Walk in any Basque city is really save and pleasant, of course you will have to be cautious like in any small town in the world trying not to get involved in any riot or something like that.This is the...

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