Parador de Salamanca
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I have to agree with our local guide, Salamanca is one of the nicest cities in Spain. Beautiful buildings, impeccably clean, sandstone galore. They call it the golden city because of the colour. The main sources of income are tourism and the university. The university is the oldest in Spain and third oldest in the world. I wonder if the university …
A river cruise on the Douro river today was a great way of seeing this part of Portugal. Very restful as well.
However the drive across the mountains to reach the mooring was hairy to put it mildly. Our bus driver, who is a king of the road, manoeuvred around hairpin bends. One very enterprising woman decided to set up shop on the side of the …
... in Barcelona has to be a standout! Hectic, full of people and some amazing fresh produce. We ate seafood and vegetables at a little place in the markets and this stuff literally had been delivered hours before it was cooked. Simple delicious.
Along with the markets in Barcelona, San Sebastian as a whole has to be noted. The town has more Michelin stars than anywhere else on the planet. ...
Kyle: I wish I hadn't gloated about our nice weather here and your **** weather back home. It has been pretty cold and will continue to get colder this week in Salamanca, karma catches up fast and I will bite my tongue from now on. I thought it was called "Sunny Spain" but apparently not this time of the year.
Karma is catching up to me in another form. I deeply regret ever making fun of anyone trying to learn ...
... it's blood spout out from its skin and stain it's coat. They say that bull fighting is an art and a tradition, and that the bulls are treated like kings during their life. Supporters of bull fighting call the non-supporters hypocrites for eating the meat and buying the furs of animals who exist in worse living conditions. Both sides have its valid points, but after watching all of this, I just feel the need to pray for forgiveness. I paid 20 euros to watch animals ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsParador de Salamanca
Overnight at this parador. Newer style but still classic fittings. Well appointed room. Some roo
S have views to the old city and cathedral. Easy walking to old town.
€70 room only. Special deal.
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