Travel Blogs from Salamanca, Spain and Canary Islands

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Salamanca., Salamanca, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Salamanca.

A travel blog entry by stevefn

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A weekend trip to beautiful ...

Beautiful town, no so beautiful food,.., Salamanca, Spain travel blog

Beautiful town, no so beautiful food,..

A travel blog entry by jeroenandlinda

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... was not going to happen. We concluded that the Castle was at its prettiest on the outside anyways, so we made our way back and decided to head for Salamanca, our next stop of this trip. When we got out of the town we made a quick stop for a sanitary ...

The oldest college town in Spain, Salamanca, Spain travel blog

The oldest college town in Spain

A travel blog entry by gr8escape

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... of the University - or rather I overheard a tour group and then showed Chad. And by the end, two people really just care about eating and sleeping. I finally had paella for dinner which was great. And we had a real hotel room with a real bed and ...

Avila, Salamanca and onward to Portugal, Salamanca, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Avila, Salamanca and onward to Portugal

A travel blog entry by worldramblings

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Our InterRail ticket became valid on April 9th and we decided to stop off at Avila on our way to Salamanca. Avila is a walled city and is where St. Teresa was born. It is worth spending a couple of hours here, but it is best seen from afar. We walked to ...

Hail in the Golden City, Salamanca Spain, Spain travel blog

Hail in the Golden City

A travel blog entry by myjob

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... tapas. Unfortunately, the weather was horrible, and we spend our time hiding from golf ball hail stones. Salamanca is located in the N/W of spain and is nicknamed the Golden city. Over the centuries, the sandstone renaissance buildings have taken on a ...

Salamanca - University Town., Salamanca, Spain travel blog

Salamanca - University Town.

A travel blog entry by heatheravan

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This is a famous university town of Spain and the university is recognized all around Europe as being one of the best. The uni students have a ritual after exams end of painting slogans with stencils on buildings around town with BULL´S BLOOD! Yes ...

Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain travel blog

Salamanca

A travel blog entry by samuvk

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Seductive With Real Refinement*, Salamanca, Spain travel blog

Seductive With Real Refinement*

A travel blog entry by bdsaly

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... large number of medieval religious as well as academic buildings and its “Plaza Mayor” considered to be the finest in Spain, Salamanca also attracts a large number of tourists. A small word of caution though: it is helpful if you learn at ...

Spring Break / Birthday, Salamanca, Spain travel blog

Spring Break / Birthday

A travel blog entry by cholay_ole

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... , I only had to endure a whole TWO DAYS of classes before another weekend getaway - this time, A LA PLAYA! Tenerife, Canary Islands. Aka paradise, and possibly my favorite place ever. How could it not be? -- Hostel two blocks from the beach, the cutest ...

Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain travel blog

Salamanca

A travel blog entry by charity_cycle

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Just arrived in Salamanca today. Taking a wee break from cycling here. I,ll get the craic up hopefully tomorrow. The washing is nearly done. Clean clothes ...

Worths visiting again..., Salamanca, Spain travel blog

Worths visiting again...

A travel blog entry by didem.timurcin

... , we managed to get it ordered by a Spanish fuel station owner with his no-English and our no-Spanish :) After our first paella in Spain ( and of course vino blanco ;) ), it was time to hit the road again... This time the target is Portugal ! ...

Making it to Spain, Salamanca, Spain travel blog

Making it to Spain

A travel blog entry by whirledgirl

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... . The program director and professor-in-residence drove what turned out to be six students who had run into traveling troubles to Salamanca, and I met my host madre, Mabel, around 10pm Friday night. After a grilled turkey and cheese sandwich and a shower, ...

Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain travel blog

Salamanca

A travel blog entry by deirjohn

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It's 6.20am and we're on the move again, to Salamanca today. Thought I'd do a very brief post to reassure everyone we're okay, just haven't had time to write lately. We've been visiting lots of places in Portugal hearing lots of the history, most of which ...

Salamanca today, Salamanca, Spain travel blog

Salamanca today

A travel blog entry by jannettek

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... ;coffee with a bit extra added to the price. We chose inside an atmospheric cafe instead.   Salamanca is a university town, and its university is one of the oldest in the world. Everywhere are university buildings. There are ...

Classes - sigh, Salamanca, Spain travel blog

Classes - sigh

A travel blog entry by nomadcrane

... ), I actually get it, the whole world will know because there will be this incredible sound of orgasmic adulation emanating for somewhere in spain/tanzania/wherever i happen to be. So, once the sounds of NC-17 satisfaction reach your ears - I´ve actually ...

Drag Show at the Bull Fight!, Salamanca, Spain travel blog

Drag Show at the Bull Fight!

A travel blog entry by caitlin_hines

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... my complimentary sangeria. For the record, still don't like it. The next morning we packed up our lives again and boarded a bus to Salamanca, Spain. First country down!    Salamanca is beautiful. We walked the streets our first night and ended ...

Chupitos, Salamanca, Spain travel blog

Chupitos

A travel blog entry by nomadcrane

... . Ended up going to a chupiteria last week where one of the welsh guys offered to buy me a chupito as a welcome to salamanca. I ordered the chupito de casa - which happens to be the most lacking in testosterone chupito possible. Basically a wafer cone ...

History everywhere I look!, Salamanca, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

History everywhere I look!

A travel blog entry by jschae13

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Star-Gazing:  Tonight's Vantage Point Premiere, Salamanca, Spain travel blog

Star-Gazing: Tonight's Vantage Point Premiere

A travel blog entry by whirledgirl

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... in Salamanca right now, nothing could be cooler than running into the premiere for a Hollywood movie that takes place in Salamanca, Spain, which is exactly what I did tonight.        The excitement of Hollywood hit ...

Impromptu Entry, Salamanca, Spain travel blog

Impromptu Entry

A travel blog entry by cholay_ole

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... I'm having.  I feel blessed a little more each day :) So, the plans? This weekend a few of the girls and I spontaneously planned a weekend trip to Lisbon, Portugal (the capital).  It sounds all great and everything, but planning it was hard ...

Latex Gloves and Strippers, Salamanca, Spain travel blog

Latex Gloves and Strippers

A travel blog entry by pwong

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... mornings - we didn't bother paying the 3 Euros to enter. We walked back to the aparthotel to finish packing up and checkout before noon - a great thing about Spain is that there is never a rush to wake up early and vacate the building before 10 AM. Given ...

School? Forgot about that!, Salamanca, Spain travel blog

School? Forgot about that!

A travel blog entry by cholay_ole

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With all the hype of Salamanca, I completely forgot that the main reason for being here is school. Woops! Yesterday, we took our placement exams and got our class schedules for today. Books are free - yes, I know. Americans, like myself, cannot comprehend ...

Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain travel blog

Salamanca

A travel blog entry by nomadcrane

... through the language program. It should be a blast, and my Spanish is becoming ever less creaky. Moral: if you´re ever in spain and have problems finding a hostal, don´t be retarded like me and walk around the whole city. Just go to the tourist ...

Gribbit, Salamanca, Spain, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Gribbit

A travel blog entry by cjbishop

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... took a moment to rest our feet at one of those cafés and tried their version of sangria. The University of Salamanca is the oldest university in Spain and the 4th oldest university in the world. It existed from the year 1130 ( given a formal charter in ...

Halfway There, Salamanca, Spain travel blog

Halfway There

A travel blog entry by cholay_ole

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... go by so quickly because we're always busy with classes or traveling. So, how am I feeling after living in Spain for almost two months, and traveling to different countries? I couldn't feel more blessed. I've been nostalgic about my short time here, and ...

Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain travel blog

Salamanca

A travel blog entry by sophiatravels

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... of the Cathedral than when you just enter the main hall. Salamanca is probably worth visitng just for that! Salamanca was the coldest place we've been to in Spain so far though. We had to switch to our warmer jackets and sought out the sun during the day ...

Estamos en Salamanca, Salmanca, Spain travel blog

Estamos en Salamanca

A travel blog entry by erinandtom

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... ).  Obviously, we have a highly sophisticated appreciation for art and are cultured as hell.     Now, we are in Salamanca. The temperature is much more fresco (mild), which is a nice change.  It is also a smaller city, which is ...

Just stayed in my first hostel!, Salamanca, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Just stayed in my first hostel!

A travel blog entry by h_hurst

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I ended up taking a train from Lisbon to Salamanca yesterday and shared a car with three guys on their way back home. (The ones from England and Switzerland were staying in Paris and the one from India was staying in Barcelona.) They were extremely nice ...

Salmanticae, Salamanca, Spain travel blog

Salmanticae

A travel blog entry by maya1991ll

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... best time to go out on a drinking night is when students are back from holidays. Yet I wasn't disappointed as Salamanca is one of my favorite places of Spain, and I am very sure I will come back again and see more of Salamanca and enjoy one of those wild ...

It's cold :(, Salamanca, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

It's cold :(

A travel blog entry by emizner

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... day in class if I don't get some stuff to wear.  I guess I'll at least have a nicer, dressy coat when I get back to the states.  Nothing much to update.  I uploaded a few more pictures from Salamanca that didn't fit onto the last entry. ...

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