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Salamanca,Casco Historico

Salamanca, Spain
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En route visit stunning architecture

We visited Salamanca en route from Zamora to Pontevedra. It is the site of the oldest university in... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jane J
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Province of Malaga, Spain
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Salamanca is BEAUTIFUL

We’re frequent travellers, but have rarely encountered a city where so many historical buildings... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Chris d
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Spain
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“old town” (16 reviews)
“plaza mayor” (39 reviews)
“jamon” (3 reviews)
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Salamanca, Spain
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"old town"
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"plaza mayor"
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"jamon"
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"narrow streets"
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"beautiful city"
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"an easy stroll"
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"great bars and restaurants"
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"walking city"
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"unesco world heritage"
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"architectural beauty"
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"university town"
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"historical sites"
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"historic center"
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"nice place to visit"
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"every corner"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited Salamanca en route from Zamora to Pontevedra. It is the site of the oldest university in Spain. There are two universities, old and new, and two cathedrals. The highly sculptured stone architecture of the facade of the old university has a puzzle.... to...More

Thank Jane J
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We’re frequent travellers, but have rarely encountered a city where so many historical buildings are lined up in a relatively small historical center. The fact that cars are not allowed, makes that almost every street is packed with terraces of bars and restaurants. Nice shops,...More

Thank Chris d
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The city hall is here as are other important buildings.Bars and restaurants all around. Great to sit outside with beer or wine and people watch. Jutting out are lots of small streets going into the old part of the city. Beautiful in late afternoon and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic ambiance, good food,excelent arquitecture, marvelouse light durimg the day and durimg the night, romantic 380* view all arrond the moust beautiful unique Medieval squar of all Spain...

Thank joao123478
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Salamanca is a walkable city with so many architectural beauty. They have a "train like" tour of city highlights . I really loved this old town.

Thank cilantrillo
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful square and is a must see in Salamanca. There are bars and restaurants around the edges, which are great, but my advice would be to explore the streets of the old town around it. We ate at some fabulous bars which...More

Thank Judy M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful square with lots of bars & restaurants in the square & surrounding areas. Fantastic light show on the buildings when we were there.

Thank Bob F
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very lovely and nice Old Town, one of the few we like. Streets and walkpaths are clean and neat, with 2 rows of beautiful shophouses with nice decors/themes on both sides though mostly are souvenir/gift shops, also have cafes, confectioneries, lifestyle items...More

Thank ZfyEd
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I spent two delightful days in Salamanca. Although the weather this year was disappointing, it didn't ruin the holiday, as the city is just as beautiful in the rain. We loved the Plaza Mayor and you can feel the spirits of the...More

Thank Noemi R
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

There can be no corner of the inner Salamanca area that does not have a stunning building to view. The area is covered with historic buildings large and small all within easy walking distance of the main plaza. Even the newer buildings seem to blend...More

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