Also known by its Basque name of Donostia, the beautiful city of San Sebastian, Spain, is picturesque, expensive and one of the most fashionable spots to spend the summer.
Located 220 mi/350 km northeast of Madrid, the town sits amid three hills ringing a crescent bay called La Concha (the Shell). The beaches are packed with sunbathers in the summer, and the town takes on a wonderful, festive atmosphere.... Subscribe to travel42 to read the full Destination Guide. travel42 offers professionally written guides on more than 5,700 travel destinations and ports-of-call worldwide. Go to travel-42.com to learn more, or call 1.866.566.8136 to subscribe. Copyright (c) 2014 Northstar Travel Media, LLC. travel42.