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Stories and Tips Salamanca


Written by perrytoo on 13 Oct, 2002

This is El Cid territory. You can see where he lived, the church where he took his vows as a knight, the castle where the wicked queen Urraca plotted the murder of her brother, the house where he married Sophia Loren…But the town is well…Read More

Gran Via

Written by Rucas on 04 Dec, 2000

Gran Via has a unique harmony as all the buildings and the beautiful arcades are made of the golden stone from Villamayor. Because of its University, this city is a perfect place to go out and have a good time. It is said that the cities…Read More

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Written by jurgen on 02 Oct, 2000

Up the mountain near the city of Bejar, about 70km south of Salamanca is the little town of Candelario. Due to its height, the temperature is very mild here in summer, and you'll find snow here in winter. In summer a lot of Salmatinos flee…Read More

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A Day in Salamanca

Written by drazzelb on 28 Jan, 2006

As much of Spain, Salamanca is still alive with much of it's past. As the university town in Spain, it has young adults, but its citizens (who I had the pleasure of speaking with) are as diverse and interesting as Salamanca. My first memory of…Read More


Written by Salamanca04 on 22 Jul, 2004

Well i'm leaving in about a month, and I am so unprepared. I feel like my Spanish study groups with Jill and Danielle aren't really working. I'm sure we'll be fine though once we get there. Also,just as a side note, I'm so pumped for…Read More

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