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Torre del Clavero Tower

Address: Calle Consuelo,s/n, 37001 Salamanca, Spain
Phone Number: +34 923293100
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Ranked #26 of 51 Attractions in Salamanca
Type: Observation Decks/ Towers, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Observation Decks/ Towers, Sights & Landmarks

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Tenby
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139 reviews 139 reviews
55 attraction reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Salamanca has a fascinating, well-preserved and  intact old town with Renaissance and Plateresque architecture. My husband and I only had an afternoon so we needed to prioritised what we saw. There are several highlights not to be missed, namely:- ▪The Catedral  Vieja and Nueva (old and new) whose altar piece in the old Cathedral dates from 1445. Entrance for seniors is... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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196 attraction reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We found that tower and liked what we saw. As mentioned earlier the tower is quite unusual as it's square at the base and octagonal at the top. Seems like it's a private property so no entrance for visitors.

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Malaga, Spain
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2012

The tower dates to the 15th century and was part of the palace of Francisco Sotomayor, who was a highly placed member of the Order of Alcantara. What is unusual of its architecture is that it has a square base that later turns into an octagon as it goes up. There are small cylindrical towers on each of its eight... More 

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