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Cueva de Salamanca

Cuesta de Carvajal, s/n, 37001 Salamanca, Spain
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Ranked #42 of 50 Attractions in Salamanca
Type: Historic Sites
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Espinho, Portugal
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 via mobile

Excellent surprise, nice sight and charming story about how the devil appeared there to teach wizardry.

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Sawston, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

The cave falls far short of its literary reputation, but on the same site is a restored tower on the medieval city walls, that offers some excellent views. Probably not worth going out of your way for, but well worth visiting if you happen to be nearby. For example, going too or from the Roman bridge, or visiting the Huerto... More

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Sheffield
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

It has to be the most beautiful place to visit. The architecture is incredible & the old town know as the casco is just stunning. Enjoy meandering through the streets. The locals are so friendly too.

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Cartagena, Spain
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94 reviews 94 reviews
25 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

Salamanca is the home of the oldest university in Spain.It is a beautiful old Spanish city with much to see.There are many shops, bars, restaurants and plazas to explore.We visited it by train from Avila which takes about an hour.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2011 via mobile

And difficult to know what you have found when you do find it. More of a public urinal than an attraction.

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Moscow
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187 attraction reviews
290 helpful votes 290 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2010

After inspecting the area we went to the Old and the Old and New Cathedrals on the street. Rua Major. On the way, considered the church of San Martin, House of shells, the Jesuit College, Convent of Las Dueñas, Dominican monastery of San Esteban, came to the Plaza de Colon. And so we entered the final straight to the cathedral.... More

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