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Bilbao Controversial

Bilbao Controversial

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Drinks
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I am a local journalist and a passionate of everything related to the recent history of Bilbao and the Basque Country. I used to volunteer work in the area to be visited.
Jose
Jose
Jose
Jose

What we’ll do

We will visit the oldest parts of Bilbao, nowadays its most international and controversial neighbourhood. We will see the "doors" of the iron mines that brought money and immigrants to Bilbao, the places where the prostitutes offered their bodies to these workers, the bars where the ETA terrorist group has its roots or the old Catholic churches converted into rock temples. This is the type of…

What I’ll provide

Drinks
wine or beer

Where you'll be

This is they type of visit tourists don't ever have the opportunity to make. It's the best way to know Bilbao from a more real perspective: how it became a powerful business center, what problems that generated and how recent political events have changed the shape of the city.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

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Jose
Bilbao Controversial
New experience
£28/person
New experience
£28/person