Thinking of traveling to Bilbao, a territory in the northern Spain municipality? Car hire Bilbao will surely assist you in your travels by providing affordable and convenient transportation. Car hire Bilbao airport also ensures comfort, elegance and style in traveling. You should be able to experience its ease immediately upon touchdown and take a 9 kilometers drive down to the town.
The city of Bilbao is a Spanish municipality belonging to the province of Biscay, under the Basque Country autonomous community. There are more then 350,000 people living here in Bilbao as of the 2010 data on population consensus and this figure makes it the largest city in Basque Country. This population data makes Bilbao the 10th in ranking among Spain’s cities for population. The city is located about 14 kilometers south from the Bay of Biscay.
Bilbao started out in the early 14th century as a commercial hub, mostly attributing to the export of iron from the quarries’ extraction in Biscay. It grew into a heavily industrial centre in the 19th and 20th century, just tailing behind Barcelona, making it the second industrial hub of the country. Today, Bilbao has become a service-centric city which focuses on economic, social, aesthetic revitalization and other investments on infrastructure. You should find yourself amidst a transforming city while you are here. So bask in all the culture and make the most of your trip with hire car Bilbao airport.
Bilbao is a city full of wonderful architecture, countless museums, beautiful churches and many other places of interests. The city’s architectural sights are mainly of buildings such as the Guggenheim Museum, Teatro Arriaga, Mercado de la Ribera and more. As for its museums, you should visit the Guggenheim Museum, Museo de Bellas Artes and also the Basque Museum. Drop by the Gothic churches of Cathedral of St. James and Iglesia de San Anton for a medieval feel.
The Guggenheim Museum is an architectural marvel in its own right. The museum has the most outrageous style which even the designer himself did not know the definitive name for the style. It was deemed one of the greatest buildings of our time by Philip Johnson, a fellow architect. The museum’s design is one to take note of while you are here. Do take a tour of the museum to see for yourself.
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