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Local news and information for Vizcaya

Culture Fri, Sep 1, 2017

Bilbao's Guggenheim museum posts record visitor numbers

The Guggenheim museum in Bilbao has posted record visitor numbers in July and August with 322,247 people coming through the doors - 6,891 more than over the same period last year. According to their press release, 76%...

Crime/Incidents Sat, May 27, 2017

Family of four killed in Bilbao block inferno

A YOUNG family of four has died in a fire which destroyed their block of flats in Bilbao's Zorroza neighbourhood, which has left at least 25 others needing medical attention. A husband and wife aged 23 and 20...

Entertainment Sat, Dec 3, 2016

Guns 'N' Roses live in Bilbao

HARD rock band Guns 'N' Roses will hit the stage in Bilbao next spring, and tickets will be on sale shortly. The US-based legendary band, founded by Axl Rose and rhythmic guitarist Izzy Stradlin, will be at the...

Crime/Incidents Mon, Aug 22, 2016

Brits in custody over massive 'designer drug' laboratory

TWO British citizens have been arrested after a 'designer' drug laboratory was busted in the Basque Country and massive amounts of Class A substances seized. Guardia Civil officers raided a warehouse in Leioa,...

Travel/Tourism Fri, Aug 19, 2016

Hotel bosses slam shops for bank-holiday closures:...

HOTELIERS in the Basque city of Bilbao have heavily criticised shopkeepers for refusing to open on bank holidays or, in some cases, even the days in between, saying tourists find their destination 'deserted' and...