|La Concha at low tide|
Thursday, June 1, 2017
THE BEACHES OF SAN SEBASTIAN
Despite missing the package holiday market, Spain’s sun also rises northern coast is where you will find some of the most breathtaking beaches in the country.
San Sebastian Beaches:
A gem of the mountainous Basque Country, San Sebastian is on the Bay of Biscay between Bayonne in France and Bilbao, Spain. San Sebastian’s trio of beaches will please any serious sun/fun afficiando. The most-visited beach is La Concha, with 1.5km of fine, white sand and turquoise waters. La Concha is one of the most famous urban beaches in the whole of Europe. La Concha offers terrific people watching from the cement railings of the embarcadero. Beach shrinks considerably during high tides.
Ondarreta Beach is another of the city’s popular beaches, and here you will find plenty of people playing beach tennis, volleyball and football — Ondarreta is a great beach to visit if you like to keep active while soaking up the sun. Also is a better bet to find a spot on the beach during high tide.