The Basque Government authorizes in phase 2 the opening of museums at 50% capacity

The Basque Country enters phase 2 on Monday. Among the many new features of this step forward in de-escalation, one stands out as unexpected. And is that the Basque Government has decided to authorize the opening of museums this next week, originally scheduled for June 1. The reality, however, will be that these spaces will […]

Course to teach Basque and Basque culture abroad, in July

The 10th edition of the ‘Excellence in Basque Studies’ course, held by the Etxepare Basque Institute in collaboration with the University of the Basque Country in the summer, is already scheduled. The course, aimed at those interested in teaching Basque language and culture abroad, will focus on diversity and will take place on July 8 […]

Basque food and the port of Bermeo protagonists at Masterchef

After the bad drink that was the expulsion of Saray (who is not satisfied with his tricky step through ‘Masterchef’ has continued to make rounds in subsequent interviews), the friends of the good yantar began the new installment making a clean slate and new account (although the occasional reproach fell). For starters, applicants had to […]

Basque golf is very disappointed to be out of Phase 1 of the de-escalation

An operator gives the last touches in Meaztegi before the expected opening of the golf courses. / Luis Tejido The clubs have never stopped working in the fields they expected to open tomorrow under logical and strict precautionary measures JOSÉ MANUEL CORTIZAS Sunday, May 10, 2020, 00:11 They thought it was a joke, that it […]

The registration period for young Basque artists to stay in New York is open

The Guggenheim Museums in Bilbao and New York have opened the registration period for two young Basque artists to take part in the ‘Basque Artist Program’ for a four-week stay in New York. Candidates can register from this Tuesday to June 30 on the Bilbao Museum website. At the end of the registration period, the […]

The Basque seal of the National Museum of Afghanistan

Afghanistan wants to overcome a destructive past and build a state that can unite its enormous cultural and human variety. From this perspective, the current president of the country, Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai, reactivated the project to construct a new building for the National Museum, located between Iran, Pakistan, ex-Soviet republics like Uzbekistan and with a […]

The oldest Basque hotel in the United States closes after 127 years of history

The Noriega Hotel, initially called Iberia, opened its doors in 1893 and belonged to the Elizalde family since 1931. / Visit California The Noriega welcomed the first shepherds who arrived in California and its restaurant of continuous tables and closed menu popularized the tail and the cod, and put the lamb on the altars JOSÉ […]