Salamanca Youth Hostel

c/ Escoto, 13-15, Salamanca, Castile-León, 37008, Spain and Canary Islands | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Salamanca

Day 36 - Salamanca

A travel blog entry by britt.mark on May 27, 2014

1 comment, 15 photos

... the old one was looking a bit dated. It was built between the 12th and 14th century, perhaps too Romanesque for their liking) it was common practice to pull down the old buildings. Someone with some sense argued the point that they should keep the old one until the other was completed. It was a good decision as the new one took 200 years to build.
As they are attached, it is easy to compare the ...

The Best Fake Bachelorette Party Ever

A travel blog entry by danikanewlee on May 05, 2013

1 comment, 4 photos

... in Spain, as well as the oldest (I think. Don't quote me on that). It's a big city made up of awesomely old sandstone buildings, which looks totally different from any other Spanish city.. although there is of course a palace (duh), tons of churches (even bigger duh), and more bars/restaurants than I could visit even if I went out every single night for an entire year. After a mini-walking tour, where we saw all of the ...

I'm Tracie, and I'm Steve, and we're tapasholics

A travel blog entry by twofoodies on Jun 05, 2011

5 photos

... Salamanca were quiet as we head to the Plaza Mayor for some breakfast. A priest suddenly appeared from a narrow lane way and shuffled ahead of us in his leather sandals. As quick as he appeared he disappeared down another alleyway towards a bell tower. As we approached the Plaza Mayor it was 9 o'clock and the bells of the cathedral chimed. I have a hunch that priest may have been the church time keeper although I don't think he was Quasimoto The square ...

Seductive With Real Refinement*

A travel blog entry by bdsaly on May 11, 2011

5 comments, 24 photos

... any English (including in the tourist information office) and there are few guides or tours in English. We did discover that the tourist office offered an English language walking tour, although only on Monday and Tuesday at 9:30 am. We duly appeared only to be told by a tourist office official in very broken English that the guide was sick that day, come back next week. Perhaps luck wasn’t on our side on this stop. The Plaza Mayor, indeed very ...

¿Half full or Hall empty?

A travel blog entry by jafon on Jun 15, 2010

4 photos

... in raw onions and red peppers. I just knew when I sat down that this was a joke. "This MUST be the appetizer", I thought. But it wasn't and a really horrible feeling crept over me. Was THIS what I was to expect everyday..... But it wasn't! The next day if I recall was chicken basted in some sort of lemon curry sauce. It was "muy delicioso"! So this pattern continued and I've learned to say a little prayer of hope to ...