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Huerto de Calixto y Melibea

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Address: Patio Chico, s/n, 37001 Salamanca, Spain
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Cool and green

A nice cool place to sit and look over the new city and along the city walls. Well,worth walking down the little street to find it.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 17, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

A nice cool place to sit and look over the new city and along the city walls. Well,worth walking down the little street to find it.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

A beautiful - but almost secret - spot, specially at night. It reminded me a garden balcony over the city with great views of the cathedral, you can take a walk around or just sit in great company.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Beautiful garden with lovely flowers, great view of the city and a wishing well that is filled with locks from lovers that wish to seal their love.

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Salamanca, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

El Huerto de Calixto y Melibea is not an actual physical place that existed before the story of Celestina was written. However, as idyllic as it sounds, Salamanca has made justice to the beauty of words by scraping beauty out of the dryness of the province. Nice romantic stroll.

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Salamanca, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

My favorite spot to visit and to show off! It has one of the many amazing views of the cathedral. It always has beautiful flowers and trees! It is a great place to sit, think, or be in love. Don't miss this place at night, it will steal your heart every time!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I love coming here, to sit and relax, maybe with a book or some work to do. You don't feel at all like you're in the center of Salamanca as it is so quiet and peaceful in these gardens. The gardens are tucked away nearby the cathedral, easy to miss unless you stumble upon them, but well worth the find.

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Salamanca, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

One of my favourite places in Salamanca. It's almost always open and there's always something to see, even in winter. Make sure to take pictures of the cathedral behind you. In spring and summer buy a coffee in some cafeteria near the cathedral and bring it there, smell the flowers and enjoy time with friends or a book.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

This is a small garden on the back of the old cathedral. Not easy to find entrance and very enclosed and where you will find peace and a moment to rest on your visit. Fantastic views to the river.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

This place is amazing! You feel that you are on a trip to past using a time machine! You feel both happy and sad! A must see!!!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

A charming renaissance garden with shady areas for the summer. Open from 10 am until sunset - don't get locked inside! The young (and not-so-young, I guess) have taken up the Italian habit of locking a padlock to a wrought-iron well in the gardens, to signify their everlasting love. It's a small garden, with literary overtones - a statue of... More 

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