From 24 to 26 August 2019, Biarritz welcomed the G7 leaders, thousands of delegates and journalists from around the world.

They discovered a city, department and region with a strong identity and open to the world.

In Biarritz, the Basque country, Pyrénées-Atlantiques department, Nouvelle-Aquitaine region, men and women are committed to gender equality and are investing in the ecological and energy transition. They are rising up to the challenge of blue growth and perpetuating a unique cultural heritage that draws on its roots in history, while respecting traditions, making the most of their expertise, craftsmanship and innovation.

Discover their testimonials.

Meeting with Muriel Dubois, co-founder of Les Laboratoires de Biarritz, and Liza Bergara, 7th generation of Makhila Ainciart Bergara:

Michel Veunac, Mayor of Biarritz:

Volunteers from Surfrider Foundation Europe:

Andrée Rosier, chef at the restaurant Les Rosiers in Biarritz, Meilleur Ouvrier de France 2007 (the prestigious title of “Best Craftsman of France”):

Zoé Grospiron, professional surfer:

Meeting with Peio Etchelecu and Pierre Oteiza at the Foire au Jambon de Bayonne (Bayonne Ham Fair):