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History of Bilbao
Bilbao is the busiest and largest city of northern Spain. Bilbao was a tiny village with a tiny port where fishermen lived. The name of the city was derived in 1300 by the lord of Vizcaya because of its commercial and maritime importance. During 15th and 16th century the economy of the city started to grow and became the most important economic center. Exchanges with other ports and trade started to grow and population and value of the city expanded.
After the new parallel developments the city is known as the seven streets. The city was disturbed in 15th century between the noble families. The city was shook by the fire and by three floods which badly destroyed the church and major buildings of the city. 17th, 18th, 19th century shows the constant increase in cityâ€™s wealth. Bilbaoâ€™s economy was totally disturbed during 17th century and later the city gradually and slowly started to grow.
In Francoâ€™s dictatorship the industrial sector of the city became wealthy and thousands of people became interested to invest in the industrial sector of the city. In 1983 heavy disasters and floods destroyed the city and causing great damage in the entire part of the city.
In 20th century the city started to regenerate and renewal of the city begun. Now there are so many Landmarks and beautiful places in the city and to visit the city car rental Bilbao is the easiest option to move around the city. For many tourist and visitors car rental Bilbao airporthelps them to enjoying their trip.
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