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The Museum of Fine Arts of Bilbao

The Museum of Fine Arts of Bilbao unveils three unpublished portraits of the Adán de Yarza family. They were painted by Francisco de Goya at the end of the 1780s. It is the first time they are presented in public. It will remain exposed until the month of September.

They will show the paintings that until now were known through academic bibliographical references. They are in the original box in which they were transferred to France in 1937, for the first time since the Basque government evacuated them during the Civil War thanks to the generosity of the owner family.

Facebook wants you to buy your next trip using a helmet

Virtual reality will be the new showcase for selling trips according to Facebook.

In fact, Facebook has begun to market a virtual reality helmet called Oculus Quest. This device has the price of $399 in the United States.

Also, the platform has intensified the distribution of content (videos, games, photos, programs, etc.) designed specifically for virtual reality.

This technology has tremendous potential for the tourism industry. For instance, the Oculus device does not need connexion to the computer with a cable. And as a innovation, the user can take it and have 360-degree vision.

Vitoria will host the Final Four 2019

Vitoria will host the Final Four 2019 of the Euroleague basketball between May 17 and 19. The Buesa Arena will be the scene, for the first time, of one of the greatest spectacles of the basket. The four best teams in Europe come together to win the most important title of the season. Real Madrid, CSKA, Fenerbahce and Anadolu Efes, the last to achieve the pass.

The Madrilenians are the current champions after winning the final of the Euroleague in 2018, achieving the tenth title in its history. Precisely, in that final he defeated one of the teams that will also be present this season, the Turkish Fenerbahce.

The Basque Country is the most competitive in Spain

The Basque Country leads the classification of the most competitive Autonomous Communities in Spain.

The Basque Country leads the fourth edition of the Tourism Competitiveness Monitor: Monitur 2018, prepared by Exceltur, which represents an improvement in two positions compared to the previous report (Monitur 2014).

The report analyzes 82 indicators and it structures seven pillars. It takes into account factors such as marketing strategy, accessibility and connectivity or diversification of tourism products, among others.

The study gives the highest score to the Basque Country (112.6 points). This autonomy “has been the most consistent and rigorous in the policies applied by its government”, said Oscar Pelli. In addition, it obtained the highest average rating in each of the indicators. Due to this, it has allowed it to positionate itself as the community in which income per room grows the most from 2010 to 2018 (43.8%).

Savour Bilbao-Bizkaia

Basque DMCs has prepared an attractive event aimed to the French agents on the occasion of IFTM TOP RÉSA 2017. We hold this event in Paris at the end of September. The attendees will discover the opportunities Bilbao-Bizkaia and the Basque Country have to offer in the MICE and holidays sphere. Meanwhile, accompanied by a wine and cheese tasting served by one of our best sommeliers.

More information (French)