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A Fairytale Visit to Butron Castle

Roughly about 20 years ago, during my second visit to the Basque Country, a friend of mine, Xabier Ormaetxea, who has been a frequent contributor to these pages particularly with the Basque surname research he used to do for visitors, took me to Butron CastleĀ (Butroi in Basque). Not far from Bilbao, in the heart of […]