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Basques offer an ancestral example that provides contemporary teachings, which must...

San Antonio downtown just after sunset showing skyline around Tower of the Americas & Alamodome
This article was translated by Joseba Varela Iñigo Arzac has visited Euskadi. Judging by his name and surname, it seems obvious that he has Basque origins....

National Geographic 1968: A look back, to 45 years ago, at...

Mapa del Pais Vasco incluido en el articulo escirto por autor norteamericano de origen vasco Robert Laxalt, y con fotografías de William Albert Allard, en la revista National Geographic publicaba en 1968
This article was translated by John R. Bopp In August of 1968, National Geographic published an outstanding 37-page article titled “Land of the Ancient Basques”.  It...

The extraordinary gift from Alan Lomax to the Basque Country south...

This article was translated by John R. Bopp In 1952 and 1953, we Basques south of the Pyrenees were incredibly lucky to have a visit from...

Basques in Canada: Saint Pierre et Miquelon, 1902-1954-2012: Zazpiak Bat

Bandera de Saint-Pierre-et-Miquelon
This article was translated by John R. Bopp Thanks to @ybarralde for tipping us off to this Canadian documentary Director Gil la Roche and journalist Pierre Gauvreau...

63 Seconds of Basques Having Fun in Uruguay in 1922!

This article was translated by John R. Bopp One of our regular readers has just sent a YouTube video that is a collection of short films...

Embroidery: the Basque stitch and the Basque knot.  Did you know...

  This article was translated by John R. Bopp Today we’re blogging with a mixture of surprise, curiosity, and ignorance.  It turns out that among all the...

Welsh Children Sing “Ilargia” by Ken Zazpi (video)

What an absolutely amazing surprise!  We just heard the news (thanks to a reader!) that we could find the work of a Basque teacher,...

Three popular Basque songs are a hit on YouTube with The...

This article was translated by John R. Bopp We know, we know, this is hardly a breaking story.  But here, we're always on the lookout for...

Basque identity – French identity

An article in a blog in 'Libération' clearly shows what the 21st century French centralists thing of Basque culture

Video from The Guardian: The Mystery of the Basques

Video sobre los vascos y su lucha por conservar su identidad en The Guardian
This article was translated by John R. Bopp The Guardian suprises us yet again.  On this occasion, it’s a wonderful video about the Basques.  This British...