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Huerto de Calixto y Melibea

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Address: Calle Patio Chico s/n, 37008 Salamanca, Spain

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A real gem

You might not spend long in this little garden but make an effort to find it and you will not regret doing so. Located on the edge of the historic part of the city, it is a well... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 October 2016
Duquesadiner
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Glasgow
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Glasgow
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

You might not spend long in this little garden but make an effort to find it and you will not regret doing so. Located on the edge of the historic part of the city, it is a well maintained area which offers good views and a relaxing way to spend some time away from it all. There is a lot... More 

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E Sussex
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Easily accessible from the Cathedral area, a small garden area offering some peace, some shade, and some decent views.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

As a previous long-term resident of Salamanca, I used to go to this garden as often as I possibly could. Any glowing review I try to give seriously cannot do this place enough justice. It is a stunning closed off garden in the city, with beautiful views of the Cathedral Vieja y Nueva in the background and a view of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We happened upon this garden today. Well worth a look. Great place to sit a while in the shade. Great view very peacefull.

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Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

A quiet shady garden in which to relax not far from the Plaza de Anaya. Plenty of seating. Many beautiful plants as well as panoramic views to enjoy from the balcony there.

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Albuquerque
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

If you haven't read CELESTINA yet, it isn't too late. One of Spain's early best-sellers comes to life in this beautiful, little garden that overlooks the River Tormes. One can just imagine Melibea and Calisto's encounter that leads to a tragic end. Read it and visit it!!!

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Rota, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2015

Very quiet and enjoyable. It is like having your own private garden with great views of the river and roman bridge. Especially nice at sunset. Great place to just sit and enjoy the sunshine.

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Lancashire
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015

A small entrance, but not that difficult to find if you have a city map. There is a variety of flowers, trees and shrubs providing shade and tranquillity. The garden is at a much higher level than the ring road below and there are views over this and beyond.

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2015

A nice cool place to sit and look over the new city and along the city walls. Well,worth walking down the little street to find it.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2015

A beautiful - but almost secret - spot, specially at night. It reminded me a garden balcony over the city with great views of the cathedral, you can take a walk around or just sit in great company.

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