Situated on the banks of the Nervión, Bilbao is the largest city in 's . Milder and rainier than most other parts of , the greenery of Bilbao is both a blessing and a curse: the climate here is as much a welcome relief from the heat of the dry plains in the south as a thorn in the side of those hoping for a day at the beach.

Landmarks in the Area

The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao is a museum of modern and contemporary art designed by Canadian-American architect Frank Gehry, and located in , Basque Country, .

San Mamés is an all-seater football stadium in , Basque Country, .

Bilbao Airport is a public airport located 9 km north of , in the municipality of , in Biscay.

The Bilbao Fine Arts Museum is an art museum located in the city of , Spain.

Localities in the Area

Basauri is a major municipality of Biscay, in the Basque Country, an Autonomous Community in northern .

Etxebarri, Doneztebeko Elizatea is a town and municipality located in the province of Biscay, in the Autonomous Basque Community, in the North of .

Deusto is a district of the city of , in the Basque Country on the right bank of the Estuary of Bilbao.

Las Siete Calles or Casco Viejo in Spanish or Zazpikaleak or Alde Zaharra in Basque are different names for the medieval neighbourhood of , part of the Ibaiondo district.

Indautxu is a quarter of central , Basque Country, located in the district of Abando.


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