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Off the beaten track, heart of Castilla

In Zamora you won't find the tourist crowds, but a lot of culture, the old city with its gems like... read more

Reviewed March 14, 2019
GabrielaDel
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Helsinki, Finland
Pleasant town

It’s a pleasant town with great views from castle and cathedral. Some really interesting old... read more

Reviewed November 3, 2018
Burnsc
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Dublin, Ireland
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All reviews the river roman bridge old town tapas pleasant town spanish town off the beaten track well worth a visit parador europe city walls stroll siesta bars salamanca architecture
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Reviewed 3 days ago

如果唔係揸車都唔會經過呢個town, 所以就落左車去行下, 呢個地方冇咩真係旅客, 多數都係local住附近黎行下, 加上easter冇咩店開, 都係睇下d building, 所以如果係特登黎既就無呢個需要, 因為都幾悶下 This town is slightly boring to tourist, I just came to this town because we drove pass this town and would like to take a look. Honestly speaking there's nothing special to look around at this...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank wendyhws
Reviewed March 14, 2019

In Zamora you won't find the tourist crowds, but a lot of culture, the old city with its gems like the castle, museums, amazing food, a lot of tapas restaurants etc. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GabrielaDel
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

It’s a pleasant town with great views from castle and cathedral. Some really interesting old churches dotted around the town I’d recommend for an afternoon when on tour or as a day trip from Salamanca.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Burnsc
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Visited Zamora on our way to Salamanca. The old town by the River Duera was wonderful very picturesque. Would recommend a stop or stay and visit the historic part of Zamora

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank John H
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Partly medieval city, with ruins of a castle at the far end, overlooking the river Duero. Walls surrounding the old part, and much churches and palacios to discover.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank martinvI2585BK
Reviewed August 7, 2018

A small but charming, clean Romanesque historic city, affordable, tranquile and ideal for families. A plethora of romanesque churches, nice food and excelent bars, in this clean; organised, high quality of life city in Castille It is like traveling in time, Spain as it was,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
4  Thank Manuel S
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

I have to say I was a little disappointed in Zamora at first - we arrived on a Monday and there was very little going on by way of the usual Spanish town nightlife, in fact many bars and cafes were closed. However over the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank John R
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

Fabulous town with the most Romanesque churches in Europe, well worth a visit. The history is fascinating & the buildings are beautiful, definitely worth stopping off at & maybe staying overnight. We are staying at the Parador which is very central

Date of experience: June 2018
4  Thank 918maggiec
Reviewed June 18, 2018

I am a fan of Byzantine, Romanesque and Gothic architecture and Zamora is truly a remarkable center viewing some of the best. I believe there are over 20 Romanesque churches alone, and many other structures that date from the same period. Just wandering the narrow...More

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank Layne G
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

We always love returning to Zamora. The River, the Storks, the Roman Bridge, The Castle, Cathedral, arches, streets & plazas. It's an atmospheric city & somehow there's a sense of peace & tranquillity. We love the cold in winter & the older senoras in their...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Sandra L
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