San Sebastian, Spain Newswire

San Sebastian, Spain Newswire

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  1. Mad Max: Fury Road wins critics' best film of 2015Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Inside Film

    ... at the opening ceremony of the 63rd Annual San Sebastin International Film Festival on September 18 in San Sebastian, Spain. Since its early 2015 release, Mad Max has become one of the best-reviewed films of this or any year, earning a 98 per cent ...

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  2. Azerbaijani kickboxing fighters claim 8 medals at WAKO European ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Today.Az

    Azerbaijani kickboxing fighters have won a clutch of 8 medals, including 2 gold medals in the WAKO European Championships for juniors and cadets in San Sebastian, Spain. The gold medals came from Chingiz Ahmadzade and Zohrab Azimov in the 51kg lou kik and 60kg lou kik event respectively.

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  3. Chaves growing by the day in Vuelta leader's jerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Velonews

    Esteban Chaves is a little man with a big engine, and an even bigger smile, who continues to grow by the day in the Vuelta a Espana leader's jersey. At 5-foot-5 and under 120 pounds, Vuelta organizers are having a hard time finding a red jersey that properly fits his birdlike frame for the post-stage podium ceremony, but five days into the Spanish grand tour, it's becoming clear Chaves is having no problem growing into the role as team leader.

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  4. Manuel Martinez Garcimartin has been appointed General Manager at The ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Hospitality Net

    Mr. Martinez Garcimartin joined Starwood Hotels & Resorts in 2000, at the famed Palace Hotel, in Madrid, Spain. His next few assignments took him to five-star luxury golf resort, Westin La Quinta in Marbella, Spain, Essex House in New York City and Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel in San Sebastian, Spain.

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  5. Manuel Martinez Garcimartin Named General Manager for The St. Regis Washington, D.C.Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Hotel News Resource

    ... in Marbella, Spain, Essex House in New York City and Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel in San Sebastian, Spain. From there, Executive Assistant Manager/Director of Operations for Sheraton Krakow Hotel in Poland. Then Executive Office ...

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  6. 'Marshland' more than average murder mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Miami Hurricane

    ... Arts. The film has won Best Film and Best Director and was the official selection of the festival in San Sebastian, Spain. Many critics were especially impressed by the film's cinematography. "Marshland" opens with aerial shots of striking ...

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  7. Don't overlook Europe's Basque Country for a nice blend of cultural treatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | NewsOK.com

    The land of the Basque people, split between Spain and France, is a "nation without a state" - left off the map when they drew Europe's national borders. The Basque Country is often left out of travel itineraries, too, and that's a mistake.

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    Saturday Aug 8 | This Is Grimsby

    Holiday snapshot: A glimpse of the Basque region, which straddles France and Spain taking in the appeal of San Sebastian, the coast and the mountains. Climate check: Late spring and early autumn can be very pleasant but, with the mountains nearby, don't be surprised if it rains.

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  9. Rindge: Study of self true gift of semester abroad in SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

    ... and medieval times, and is walked by hundreds of thousands of people each year. The trip begins in San Sebastian, Spain, with a two-week course on intensive Spanish language studies at the Lacunza Language School. Dr. Douglas Challenger, the ...

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  10. BMC exploring legal action after Van Avermaet crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | Cycling News

    Greg Van Avermaet on the ground after behind hit from behind by a TV motorcycle at the Clasica San Sebastian The BMC team has issued a second statement after Greg Van Avermaet was hit by a race motorbike during the finale of the Clsica San Sebastian, with team manager Jim Ochowicz saying the team will "explore every legal option available to us" after what he describes as an act of "pure negligence" cost the team "millions of dollars in lost publicity". Van Avermaet and BMC vented their anger immediately after the finish of the Clsica San Sebastian on Saturday; with the Belgian claiming he would have won the WorldTour race without the incident.

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  11. Cycling team blames race organizers for San Sebastian crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | Press-Telegram

    BMC Racing Team is blaming organizers and the sport's governing body after cyclist Greg Van Avermaet was taken out by a race motorbike while leading the Clasica San Sebastian, the latest in a string of accidents that have knocked out riders for the U.S.-based team. Van Avermaet had attacked on the final climb of the Spanish one-day race Saturday when he was plowed into from behind by a motorbike.

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  12. Yates gets surprise victory at Clasica San SebastianRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | Cycling News

    Adam Yates took the biggest victory of his career at the WorldTour Clsica San Sebastin on Saturday, however, he wasn't able to properly savour the moment when he crossed the finish line because he didn't know that he had won. "Incredible," Yates said in a post-race press conference.

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  13. Your Take: Stunning sunset photos from readersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2014 | USA Today

    ... from Stockholm via train to see beautiful Basque Country. Watched the sun setting on La Concha Beach in San Sebastian, Spain for our 3rd aniversary. Summer 2012.

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  14. NEWS Women In Plastics: Amaia MontoyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Plastics News

    ... same university, and a licenciatura in polymer chemistry from the University of the Basque Country, in San Sebastian, Spain. Montoya has spent her entire career at Dow, first in the Netherlands and then, since 2012, in Texas, in a variety of ...

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  15. Pedro Samper has been named Executive Chef at The Langham, Hong Kong, Hong KongRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | Hospitality Net

    Born in San Sebastian, Spain, Chef Samper is a seasoned culinary professional with over 20 years of experience. He was previously the Executive Chef at "Paradores de Turismo" Hotels and Resorts in Valencia where he demonstrated his wide-range of fundamental techniques in various types of cuisine.

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  16. Basque country: Europe's premium blendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Seattle Times

    Enjoying the culture, food and sights of the Basque people's "nation without a state" that straddles France and Spain. The land of the Basque people, split between Spain and France, is a "nation without a state" - left off the map when they drew Europe's national borders.

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  17. Inside San Sebastian's new cookery school: Get Basque to basicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies I'm standing in a crowded room and my mouth is popping with tiny, almost fluorescently green peas warmed in a glug of olive oil.

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  18. Read a Hemingway-Era Account of the Running of the BullsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | TIME.com

    The festival of San Fermin has been held in Pamplona, Spain, for centuries and the annual event is still the area's claim to fame. Of the many components of the days-long event, which begins on Monday this year, the running of the bulls is the most famous part - and, thanks to Ernest Hemingway's The Sun Also Rises , the early 20th century is perhaps its most famous era.

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  19. Tower of MeaningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... to make an album that nods to her lifelong love of Jamaican dub music. Emailing from her home in San Sebastian, Spain, Schott recalled family road trips soundtracked by the sonic playfulness of Lee Perry and the Upsetters. "I distinctly remember ...

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  20. Review: Pintxo Pote brings delectable Basque bites to Los GatosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    The seaside city of San Sebastian, Spain, is often considered one of the centers of the gastronomic universe. This town of fewer than 200,000 residents boasts more Michelin stars per capita than anywhere but Tokyo and has two restaurants in the top 20 of the world's best in a recently released -- albeit controversial -- list.

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