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Salamanca, Casco Historico

Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain
+34 639 82 17 17
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Buzzing with life

We went on a cold January evening and it was lively, buzzing with people. The square itself is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Nice Square in town

The square in Salamanca is built in the Churrigueresque Baroque style. It features iron balconies... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2017
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Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain
Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain
+34 639 82 17 17

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a cold January evening and it was lively, buzzing with people. The square itself is pretty with impressive architecture and is surrounded by reasonably priced cafes and restaurants.

Thank Gazteorio
Reviewed December 11, 2017

The square in Salamanca is built in the Churrigueresque Baroque style. It features iron balconies, sidewalk cafes and the stunning facade of the city hall. Quite an impressive architecture art piece.

Reviewed November 14, 2017

This has to be one of the most beautiful locations in the world. However unlike many historic centres, it is buzzing with life. Clearly it is as popular with the locals as well as many visitors from all over the world. Also, unlike many other...More

Thank Miguelencasa
Reviewed November 7, 2017

Beautiful square. Unfortunately where we visited it was festival time and there was a huge stage constructed in the square. Also the cost of a drink from one of the cafes around the square was very high for just a small water and a can...More

Thank Redpam
Reviewed October 19, 2017

As a famous University City over the Centuries, Salamanca has always been famous for its culture, and together with its historic Cathedral and Museums it has so much to entertain and delight Visitors,

Thank BryantheViking71
Reviewed October 11, 2017

Salamanca is a town that even the Spainish people find amazing from the Plaza to the Churchs or just walking the streets give your yourself plenty of time to explore this wonderful place.Dont forget your camara .

Thank Craig B
Reviewed September 29, 2017

We are not a couple who look for and explore ancient buildings, cathedrals and churches. However Salamanca is a beautiful city to wander. The main square happened to have an Alzheimer's charity day the day we visited, but the locals were pleased to involve all....More

1  Thank lawrencecsullivan
Reviewed September 21, 2017 via mobile

The setting of downtown Salamanca is truely medieval, but its bustling with activity. You can ecpect to see knights and noblemen to show up at any corner. Lots of tourists (of which we are 2 too) but of the beaten track (plaza mayor, university, casa...More

Thank Martin v
Reviewed September 17, 2017

There are underground car parks which can be very busy. Road signs good, pedestrianised old town and on street parking impossible. Oldest university in Spain and 2 beautiful cathedrals, which at 4 euros for the two are excellent value. Loads of places to eat -...More

Thank hollySalisbury
Reviewed September 14, 2017

Although I haven't seen every Plaza Mayor in Spain, I am confident that Plaza Mayor in Salamanca must be one the most beautiful in the country. This is especially so at night when illuminated. The whole place has such a "buzz" as people walk through...More

1  Thank SheffieldPip
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