The Old and Second-hand Book Fair in Donostia: say goodbye to the summer with a good reading!

September just started, with all that it implies. For many, the holidays are already more than exhausted and extinct; others may still be enjoying their last days before returning to the routine. September is a month of transition, change and adaptation. Therefore, we propose a plan that will help you return to your obligations with a smile and, above all, with a good reading, because the long-awaited Old and Second-hand Book Fair is here! If you are going to be in San Sebastian these days and you are going to stay at our hotel in Donostia, we will tell you all the details so that you can squeeze this event to the maximum.

Since every year at this time, this fair has become the essential event that marks the end of summer in San Sebastian. As in previous editions, the public will find an interesting selection of old and out-of-print books, which add to a wide assortment of records, photographs, comics, old magazines and much more.

As for the theme, it will be very varied, so that it can adapt to the tastes of everyone. This means that it will be possible to acquire Basque-themed books, but also history, art, cooking and many more.

It is, therefore, the ideal occasion to find those books that you had wanted to get for so long. Very likely in this edition of the Book Fair you will find them. Do you want some advice? Do not hurry and take your time.


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When and where?

The XXXIII edition of the Old and Second-hand Book Fair landed on August 31 in San Sebastian and will last until September 16, so you still have several days to enjoy this event.

It will be developed during these two weeks in the Plaza Gipuzcoa, where you will have the opportunity to get lost between the different bookstore and publishing stands until you find the title you were looking for.

The Old and Second-hand Book Fair will be open every day between 11 am and 2 pm and, in the afternoon, between 5 pm and 9 pm.

If you still do not have reading for next fall and you are visiting San Sebastian, come by here and we assure you that it will be very difficult for you to leave empty handed!

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I hope you enjoy an unforgettable stay at our hotel with sea view in San Sebastian.

Do not hesitate to contact our staff if you require any information.


Elena Estomba Garín, General Manager of Hotel de Londres y de Inglaterra

Tags: Events, Fairs

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