Valentine’s Day in San Sebastian
30 January 2014
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An unforgettable Valentine’s Day in San Sebastian
San Sebastian is renowned for being one of the romantic cities in the Spain. This is probably due to the charm of its Old Town, its beautiful surroundings and its glamour, etc. However, if you would like to find out for yourself, why not whisk your loved one away on a little getaway to this fascinating city?
Here are some of the things that you can do in San Sebastian on Valentine’s Day.
Romantic dinner at the Aquarium
Can you imagine enjoying a romantic dinner at the bottom of the sea? Well, now you have the chance to do it, but for one night only! Chef Mikel Santamaría has designed a special Valentine’s Day menu that you can share with your partner surrounded by more than two million litres of water, as well as thousands of fish and sharks inside the Aquarium. A champagne cocktail, foie gras with rose petals, hake and yoghurt served with passion fruit, etc is on the menu. Truly exquisite! If you’re unfortunate enough not to get this fabulous romantic dinner under the sea then you’ll be glad to know that all throughout the month of February and for the same price, you can enjoy the same menu in the Bokado restaurant in the Palacio del Mar. Where: Aquarium (Bokado). Plaza Jacques Cousteau, 1. When: Friday the 14th of February. Couples allowed for one night only. Price: €50 p.p. Tel: +34
943 431 842.
Walk on Concha Beach and Miramar Park
The park in Miramar Palace is considered one of the prettiest in Spain. It has beautiful gardens, situated in a privileged location with magnificent views of La Concha Bay and San Sebastian. Miramar Palace was built in English style back in the 19th century, as summer residence for the kings. It is currently open to the public. It consists of an ideal place to go for a romantic walk, enjoy the Cantabrian sea breeze and go back to nature with its beautiful surroundings. Where: You get can there by Miraconcha, Pico del Loro or by c/Matía from the Old Town in San Sebastian. Price: Free.
San Sebastian has been a prime destination for thermal tourism since the beginning of the 20th century……So why not take advantage of the opportunity to immerse yourself in the pleasant waters with your loved one? In the Perla thalassotherapy centre, you can relax in a Jacuzzi offering stunning views of the beach. Valentine’s Day is the perfect time for spoiling yourself a little and get rid of all that accumulated stress because after all, you also have to love yourself! Where:La Perla
. Paseo de La Concha s/n. When: Everyday from 8am to 8pm. Price: Varies according to activity to duration.
So, go on. Discover your romantic side in San Sebastian this Valentine’s Day!