Yesterday morning at the Abando Hotel, the 49th Bilbao Book Fair was presented.
At the press conference held, the writer and poet Luís García Montero was awarded the Pluma de Plata Award for his writing.
This book fair will stand out, in comparison to previous years, because there will be more women writes, especially young women. More books will be presented in Basque, promoting reading in Basque, booksellers and local writers.
Activities will be held, exhibitions and meetings for writers and their readers. The book fair will consist of 55 stands, and will open on May 30th at 12:00 p.m., and will end on June 9th. The schedule everyday will be from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
One more year, Aránzazu Hotels will participate in the IMEX Fair in Frankfurt that will take place on May 20th, 21st and 22nd. Meeting leader in Europe for the main MICE tourism companies, this year the fair will have more than 3,500 exhibitors.
Aránzazu Hoteles will be sharing booth with the spanish companies (E300), mainly with the Convention Bureaus of San Sebastián and Bilbao.
The Hotel Carlton of Bilbao together with the faculty of Fine arts of the University of the Basque Country / Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea, organizes ” the IXth Contest of Art Hotel Carlton 2019 ” in the Bilbao´s Feast.
The works will be exposed during Take hold Nagusia of Bilbao 2019, from 15/08/2019 up to 01/09/2019, both inclusive, in the lobby of the Hotel Carlton of Bilbao.
All the exposed works are unpublished and original, with a technology, size, format and topic to the free choice of the artist.
The failure of the Juror, possessing the representatives’ presence of the UPV, of the Hotel Carlton and of the cultural area, will announce september 12th of at 13:30 h.
On April 23, on the occasion of the celebration of the Day of the Book, a reading of Don Quixote was made in the lobby of the Hotel Abando, in which the Mayor of Bilbao participated among others.
More than fifty people gathered to read the book uninterrupted throughout the day.
This week, from Wednesday the 24rd to Saturday the 27th April, Aranzazu Hoteles has been in the new edition of M & I Forum in Benidorm.
This forum of Meeting and Incentives is exclusively for professionals, where suppliers present their products and services in detail.
People who attend to this event are carefully selected by the organization for professional appointments and contacts were as productive as possible.
From 03 to 10 May we celebrate The April Fair at the Hotel Los Agustinos with a Menu “April Fair Menu”
On Saturday May 4 we will also celebrate a Flamenco performance after lunch with the musical performance by the “Pastor de Nubes” (from Bulerias to Rumbas) at 16:30h.
15:00h “April Fair Menu “.
16:30h Musical Performance by: Pastor de Nubes (from Bulerias to Rumbas).
Performance and Menu……………………… 45.00€ (10% VAT Included) per person.
Information and Bookings:
Tel.: 941 311 308
The 11th Annual International Wine Tourism Conference, Exhibition & Workshop (IWINETC) will be held in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Alava, Basque Country, Spain 12 – 14 March 2019.
IWINETC is the leading global event for the wine and culinary tourism industry, held in grape escape destinations around the world. The 3 day event (2 day conference & 1 day Workshop) delivers thought provoking professional education, an extensive exhibition area to discover wine travel destinations and their wines, a focused business environment for tour operators to meet wine tourism experience providers and a chance to discover the wine tourism highlights of the host destination.
The Hotel Abando reinforces his bet for the preservation of the Environment offering a point to his guests to recharge an electrical car. The Electrolinera, which already has been used in several occasions, is in the garage of the Hotel Abando.
Abando Hotel offers a new service of Bicycles Rental for his guests on behalf of RestBike.
The bicycles are exposed in the lobby of the hotel, and it is so simple as to ask in the reception where they will inform you about the rates. Then it´s only necessary to fill a card before receiving the key.
On the 1st and 2nd of March, a new edition of the Haro Wine Carnival will be held in the cloister of the Hotel Los Agustinos, which this year will make a journey back in time to the century of the lights. The masquerade ball, in which we can see the spectacular costumes and costumes of the attendants, will take place as it could not be otherwise in the majestic cloister.