, Spanish Guipúzcoa
) is a province
of northern Spain
, in the northeastern part of the autonomous community
of the Basque Country
. It is bordered by the provinces of Vizcaya
, and Navarre
, and by France
and the Bay of Biscay
Its area of 1 980 sq.km makes it the smallest province in Spain.
Its population is 682,977 (2002), of whom about a quarter live in the capital, San Sebastian (Basque Donostia, Spanish San Sebastián). Other important cities include Irún, Errenteria, Arrasate, Eibar, Tolosa. See List of municipalities in Guipúzcoa.
For more info see the official page: http://www.gipuzkoa.net (Information in English, Spanish, French and Basque)