₯ Bilbao, with a population of about 350,000, is the largest city in 's . Bilbao is perhaps the best place in the world to experience the ancient culture and language of the Basque people, which has stubbornly held its own over thousands of years and is now completely unlike any modern-day culture in Europe.
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Notable Places in the Area

San Mamés is an all-seater football stadium in Rafael Moreno Pitxitxi Kalea, Bilbao, , . Photo: Euskaldunaa, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is located in the city of Bilbao, Basque Country, beside the , built in part of the area that was formerly occupied by the Euskalduna shipyards. Photo: Zarateman, CC0.

Photo: Zarateman, CC0.

The , was created in 1927,the purpose of the museum is to compile classic pieces of art for the enjoyment of the local people.

Localities in the Area

Las Siete Calles or in Spanish or Zazpikaleak or Alde Zaharra in Basque are different names for the medieval neighbourhood of Bilbao, part of the Ibaiondo district. Photo: Macmanu, CC BY-SA 3.0 es.

is a quarter of central Bilbao, , located in the district of Abando. Photo: Zarateman, CC0.

in Spanish, "Old Bilbao" in English and Bilbo Zaharra in Basque.


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