Beautiful plaza, always busy and something to see. Many restaurants and bars around, and lovely architecture.
About Salamanca's Plaza Mayor
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The most beautiful square in Spain! Lovely place to have a wine and watch the people go by. Lots of restaurants and shops around the square. When we went there was a festival being held and there was music also. No question it is a...More
Plaza Major, Salamanca is a spectacular space. The festival of the Virgen de la Vega in September brings the square to life with free concerts every afternoon and evening on the stage erected in front of the town hall.
I was impressed again by this gem of old urban planning. How I wish modern towns in my country would have adopted this style with the square surrounded by shaded arcades and washed clean every day. The prices in some 'mixed' merchandise shops I also...More
It all happens here in September. The Plaza is a wonderful piece of history in golden sandstone. In September they put up a stage and entertain day and night with music while you can choose to while away your time in one of the many...More
Here in this bustling city square is quite the experience of being in the centre of this city's life. Many avenues lead off to other restaurants, souvenir shops, as well as the University buildings which all have their own story to tell. Especially the library...More
When you step out onto the plaza your jaw drops at the magnificent view in front of your eyes. Few main squares are this impressive. Construction of the plaza began in 1729 and was completed in 1755. It was used for bullfighting up until the...More