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Spain or South of France?
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I am going to be vacationing in Biarritz this summer (end of July) for abour 4-5 days. After that I would like to go somewhere else for around 4-5 days. Originally I was looking into Bareclona and Madrid but someone told me the south of France is beautiful/interesting as well. I am definitely traveling on a small budget. This would be my first time in all of these places so I dont really know where I should go.

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Spain is generally cheaper than the south of France. The biiger question is why are you vacationing in Biarritz?

“I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list”

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I am moving to Paris this summer and I am meeting some friends in Biarritz who are renting a home down there. I have never been to Biarritz so I wanted to take the opportunity when I have free accomadtion Wink I just wanted to extend the vacation a bit and see stuff around there, (especially being so close to Spain).

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Here is my favorite place. The Costa Brava Spain the place is so nice yet you can enjoy roaming around that really in your budget.

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What is billed as the Vermillion Coast is a relaxed and beautiful area.
There is a Spanish (Catalan) flavor, yet it is still very much France, maybe a bit cheaper and laid back than the Côte d’Azur.
Collioure is an old fortress town with a lot of charm and a nice small beach.
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This sunlit coastal spot, still rather artsy, was a center for the Fauvist art movement, and supposedly Matisse said “No sky in all France is more blue than that of Collioure.”

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Thank you to everyone for your great suggestions. Everywhere looks so gorgeous! It will be hard to decide!

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Now that it is closer to, I think I will be heading to San Sebastian and Bilbao. Any suggestions for these places?

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Great choices, especially San Sebastian (Bilbao was just a big museum to me haha!) I would try to get to Santander over Bilbao.

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