The information below might be useful for participants in the workshop who have not been in Donostia and at the Miramar Palace before.

The city of San Sebastian (Basque: Donostia) is located in the Basque Autonomous Community in the north-east of Spain. It is connected to major destinations around the world through several airports in the neighborhood.

In the vast majority of cases, flying to Bilbao Airport is the best option. A shuttle bus conveniently connects the Bilbao Airport with the Train Station of Donostia. From the train station, one can take a taxi to reach your hotel. Alternatively, bus number 45 (see timetables at city bus service d-bus) connects the train station to most central parts of the town.

The city of Donostia offers a great variety of accommodation, ranging from 5- and 4-star hotels to flats and hostels. Most accommodations are available for booking on the following resources: