Salamanca is sometimes called 'La Ciudad Dorada' (City of Gold) because of the colour, unique in Spain, of its local sandstone. It is often said that the language, as spoken there, is the most perfect Castillian Spanish anywhere.
From the Salamanca Travel Guide
Prós: Muito próximo da zona histórica. Numa rua tranquila. Pessoal bastante simpático. Bom atendimento. Contras: Os quartos estão a precisar de uma reforma (grande)! Pros: Muy cerca de la zona histórica. En una calle tranquila. El personal es muy amable. Buena asistencia. ... more
It is very clean hostel, worth the price you pay. The room I got is a bit noisy at night as it is right next to a quite popular bar. But the rest are good. ... more
You can't ask for a better location. On a cute alley right between la Plaza Mayor and La Catedral, with restaurants surrounding you but not too noisy... the rooms are simple but clean. The staff was friendly. Internet cafes nearby with low prices. I've stayed here twice and have been happy both times. ... more