The city and the festival
Vitoria-Gasteiz, capital of the Basque Country
Stands in the middle of the Llanada Alavesa, on the road that joins Madrid to the rest of Europe, via the N-1 highway. The city has always been a major stopping place on this important communications route and has acted like a bridge between Europe and the rest of the Iberian Peninsula.
The city is less than an hour from Bilbao, one hour from Pamplona, two hours from Santander, three hours fr