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Visit of the historical centre of Candelario.

Candelario is an authentically maintained medieval village. The story is that the locals were and... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2018
hans-jaguar
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Santa Comba Dao, Portugal
A perfect walk

Quiet, peaceful, a travel back in time and to other space, full of flavour. Welcoming neighbors and... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
odiseoalecto
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Purmerend, The Netherlands
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Candelario, Provincia de Salamanca, Castilla y Leon, Espana, 37710 Candelario, Spain
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

Candelario is an authentically maintained medieval village. The story is that the locals were and still are experts at curing pigs. Look at the doors on the outside of the houses, there is an inner door and then an order of half a door, which...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

We followed the directions with a 40 minute walk in the blistering sunshine, through Salamanca and into the roughest part of town! The location marked on the map here is WRONG! We have since realised that Casco Antiguo is 40 minutes drive OUT of Salamanca!...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

Quiet, peaceful, a travel back in time and to other space, full of flavour. Welcoming neighbors and charming restaurants but not in the centre, which removes that "just another touristic visit" sense making your walk a real experience. It is also a starting point for...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Ooh this place should have many superlatives to describe it. It is a medieval village, authentically maintained and kept petitions. The history is that the locals were and still expert in curing pigs. Look out for the doors outside the houses there is an inner...More

Date of experience: April 2017
3  Thank ellecram1950
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Very nice village with houses totally rebuilt keeping the traditional style and very warm and helpful people See sighting is really beautiful and we will come back in autumn

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Ester G
Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

Candelario is a fine example of a medieval town kept and cared for as it was 300 or 400 years ago. The architecture is still kept with the typical wooden balconies or the double entrance doors. The winding streets and the very curious water channels...More

Date of experience: April 2015
3  Thank 345nunof
Reviewed 24 June 2015

Well worth the visit. Very well kept village, strolling around it feels like stepping back in time. Nice local products including of course jamón ibérico.

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank Carlos E
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