Monthly Archives: February 2017

Gol!!

The Basque Country is host to a variety of sports. However, one of the most popular sports in the Basque Country – and around the world – is soccer. The Basque soccer teams are recognized internationally for their talent, as … Continue reading

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Places to visit in the Basque Country

Daude leku askotan Euskal Herrian. Herri bat Zarautz deritzo. Zarautz hondartzak politak ditu. Era berean bisita Saint Jean de Luz. Saint Jean de Luz da french euskal herriak zatia da. Herriko monumentu ospetsu ditu. Asko da herri bat Bayonne. Bayonne … Continue reading

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Euskara, a language isolate

One of the most unique features of the Basque language is its status as a language isolate. A language is considered to be an isolate when we are unable to find common features with other languages that tell us they … Continue reading

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Language Policy and Education

El idioma es un pilar integral de la cultura, de cómo sentirse parte de un grupo, de tener lazos fuertes con la gente con quien se enreda. Cómo mantener el idioma en una comunidad frente a un mundo más y … Continue reading

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Traditional Basque Instruments

As well as having a very unique language, the Basque people also have a few very unique instruments that make up their more traditional music and even play a role in more modern music. One of those instruments is the … Continue reading

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Fashion In the Basque Country

On January 21, 1895 a fashion designer was born and would later create the household brand known as Balenciaga. This fashion designer happens to be the famous Cristobal Balenciaga. If you are even slightly familiar with high fashion then you … Continue reading

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Euskal gastronomia

La gastronomía vasca se reconoce mundialmente por su elaboración detallada y sus ingredientes frescos. Esta cocina incluye una variedad de productos, como la carne, el pescado y el marisco. Su posición geográfica cerca del mar Cantábrico y de los montes … Continue reading

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