Monte Urgull, San Sebastian Spain

Monte Urgull This little hill (135m ht) is a prominent sight in San Sebastian. You can take a walk up to a old military fort Castillo de la Mota which now houses military exhibits. An iconic statue of the Jesus Christ visible from afar stands 12.5m tall.

Monte Urgull San Sebastian seen from Paseo de la ChonchaMonte Urgull San Sebastian seen from Playa de la ChonchaMonte Urgull and Isla Santa Clara San Sebastian by nightSacred Heart Statue on Monte Urgull Chapel

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Kursaal Palace, San Sebastian, Spain

Palace de Congrès de Kursaal de Donostia-Saint Sébastien /Kursaal Palace Convention Center and Auditorium was completed in 1999 designed by Spanish architect Rafael Moneo, chosen after six proposals were submitted by various architects including Sir Norman Foster. Mario Botta, Arata Iszaki and others. His concept was called “Two beached rocks”.

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