The department of Pyrenees-Atlantiques, part of Aquitaine. West of Pyrenees-Atlantiques is also part of Basque country. Main towns: Pau, Bayonne, Biaritz. Bordering departments of Landes, Gers, Hautes Pyrenees, Spain across Pyrenees Mountains and Atlantic Ocean. It's also northern part of Basque Country: The historic and cultural French Basque country. Basque country is both part of Pyrenees-Atlantiques and Spanish Navarre and Vasco country. Made up by Soule or Zuberoa, Labourd or Lapurdi, and Basse Navarre or Baxenabarra in France, and Navarre, Biscaye, Guipuzcoa and Alava in Spain.
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Institute of Basque Culture
Participates in projects initiated by individuals and non-profit organizations in the areas of theatre, dance, improvisation, literature and art. Profile and details of events.
Organises sports activities including white water rafting and provides lodging and equipment hire. Overview with prices and booking information.
Department entry in the collaborative online encyclopedia. Administration, demographics, history and pictures.
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