Hotel R. Castellano III
Travel Blogs from Salamanca
... oldest University in Spain, and 3rd oldest University in Europe. It was 2 floors, and set up in a square surrounding a plaza in the middle. It was so old, and was built out of stone. The building was in good shape, and the hallways and staircases reminded me of Hogwarts in Harry Potter. All the rooms had large windows, and looked like they could belong in a castle. There is a building next to the University with a frog in the intricate designs around the large doors, and it ...
"Arriving in this famous town, which takes you back to those times when Castilian was spoken first. The beauty that surrounds you and those pathways of a narrow street which are around you. From every corner that you go, more art around the buildings are found, and a piece of history buried under each shelter. A town which looks like from a book, the locals who converse with the new faces that appear, the night that breaks the silence of that tranquil day, to have ...
... Nueva and a Romanesque Catedral Vieja.
What it doesn't tell you is that its ornate spires are topped by Storks Nests and the birds can be seen swooping down to their nests and the baby can be clearly seen awaiting their next feed.It is quite enchanting!!
... of soaking up lots of Spanish sunshine, we took the train over to Salamanca and were immediately entranced by the medieval city's charm and excitement. Salamanca is home to the oldest university in Spain (3rd oldest in Western Europe), and it still boasts the feel of a "university" town with about 30,000 students contributing to its noticeably young population.
Facts you should know before visiting Salamanca:
1. It is the ...
... I would probably never be able to do these things on my own time/money is allowing me to soak in this experience even more.
The classes here are basically the same in America, mas o menos, homework, exams, presentations, looking at the clock and wondering if it's almost time to go, etc. I do enjoy the fact that they speak to you only in Spanish though even if it is frustrating at times. It forces you to ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Pets allowed