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... speed limit is 120 (although 130-145 is the speed everyone drives), we arrived in Salamanca just over an hour after departing Avila. We checked in to the Vincci Hotel, which is very modern and very spacious. We walked over the old Roman Bridge, into the main town, and had lunch just before 3PM, where I scoffed another veal boccadillo.
We then had an afternoon of exploring and discovering. From what I've seen so far, Salamanca is the best town I've visited in Spain, ...
... headed for the wonderful cathedrals that can be seen for miles around. Took a tour of the roof with excellent views - it was still boiling hot. We were particularly taken with a audio visual in the tower which showed the damage caused to the bricks in the 1755 Lisbon earthquake - it seemed realistic - especially with the sound effects
Brian walked over the old bridge while Caroline sat in the shade
... when we talk and find out where everyone is from, we realize how small the world is - because you have a mutual best friend in common or something crazy like that. I'm saying this because I've come to the conclusion that there is someone from New Jersey at every corner of the world. Just cannot escape it!
The other day, Kayla and I sat at lunch ...
... wedrowalysmy po calym miescie- nie jest ogromne, ale zrobilysmy ok 10 km i spalismy jakies 500kcal ( Endomondo;]). Pelno turystow. Pelno studentow siedzacych z notatkami gdzie sie tylko da- na ziemi w centrum Plaza Mayor, na trawie przy katedrach. Mieszaja sie z turystami. Zajecia maja w starych budynkach- mozesz sie poczuc jak Harry Potter. Super by bylo zrobic tam 1 semestr studiow.
Wieczorem Sunniva zgadala sie z dziewczyna z CouchSurfingu i ...
... an example of religious exploitation on a truly grand scale.
Further north, not far from Oporto is another religious shrine with a slightly longer history. Bom Jesus do Monte is described as Portugal’s “most spectacular religious sanctuary” (there are, it seems, a lot to choose from). The church high on a forested slope close to the city of Braga was built around 1800 on top of a pre-existing shrine. The most impressive ...
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