• Playa de Zurriola Frolicking on the pretty beach of Gros by day, then returning in the evening to watch the sunset.
  • Kursaal Checking out the futuristic design of architect Rafael Moneo's striking cultural centre.
  • Pintxos Strolling the restaurant-lined Calle Peña y Goñi, stopping for food and liquid refreshment along the way.
  • Water sports Hiring a surfboard – or taking a class – then heading out on the waves lapping at Gros' back door.
  • Nightlife Sipping craft brews at Mala Gissona Beer House, joining the party people at Le Bukowski or lingering over the city's best gin and tonics at La Gintonería Donostiarra.