Hostal Pena de Francia

Address: C. San Pablo 96, Salamanca, Castile-León, 37001, Spain and Canary Islands | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Salamanca

The Rain in Spain Falls Mainly in Salamanca!

A travel blog entry by friesendm on Nov 08, 2014

1 comment, 16 photos

... North Africa were pushed south only in the 11th century, marking the beginning of a period of growth and intellectual energy which birthed the 12th century University of Salamanca. Claiming to be the fourth oldest in Europe, and first to have papal validation of its university degrees, the university’s beautiful sandstone “colleges”, or dormitories, still dominate the central core of the Old ...

Woah, I actually have homework

A travel blog entry by beebucks22 on Oct 08, 2014

... to me. I am definitely going to miss the fresh baguette at every meal when I go home, especially with that cheese that she has! After lunch, I worked on a little homework until around 4:30 pm when I had to walk to Mester in the rain. When we got there, we had a Salsa dance lesson! It was so fun! We also got other information about taking classes during the week. The woman who taught the classes was so awesome. ...

Working in two time zones

A travel blog entry by lmanalas on Jun 24, 2014

2 comments, 4 photos

... s a bummer, I'd rather start sooner rather than later, but that gives us plenty of time to utilize Rosetta Stone! A lot of the same people work at the school. Many of them recognized our faces, but couldn't remember our names. Same goes for us. There is one exception, though. One of my first teachers, Isabel, walked in the door, saw me, grew a big smile and yelled, "Kyle!" She was excited to have us back, hopefully I'm in ...

Off to Segovia and Salamanca

A travel blog entry by joarmour on Apr 09, 2014

3 comments, 10 photos

... the key to Dominic's cave, a place where Dominic came to meet with the community members who had been sent to Segovia. What I liked about this little spot was the wooden image of Dominic, which is said to be a good likeness of him. Apparently, that comment dates back to a certain Theresa who had met Dominic and seen this image. I felt relieved when I looked at the image, that he looked to me likeable, intelligent and strong. Maybe I was reading too much in to it, but there you go. That was ...


A travel blog entry by deirjohn on Jun 14, 2013

1 photo

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 goes I. One ear and out the other. I'm historied out. Everyone is getting slower ...