Iglesia de San Juan Bautista de Barbalos, Salamanca
calle Peña Primera, Salamanca 37002
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Open Hours: Mo to Sa from 09:00 AM to 02:00 PM,Mo to Sa from 07:00 AM to 08:30 PM,Su from 07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
In a little square of the same name, in a district which is full of people going round the bars drinking, you will find this ... More
Iglesia de San Juan Bautista de Barbalos
In a little square of the same name, in a district which is full of people going round the bars drinking, you will find this simple little church founded in 1150 by the Castilian repobladores (Christians who returned to the city after the moors were expelled). Outside you'll see the apse enhanced by three windows, and an original door with trumpet-shaped glass panels lighting up the inside. You mustn't miss the two 15th and 16th statues of Our Lady, and the enormous Romanesque crucifix, which is almost 2 meters high and very basic.
On your way along Calle San Juan de Dios you'll be dazzled by this church's fabulous baroque façade. It's dedicated
to Juan Duarte, later canonized as San Juan de Dios, who came to Granada in 1536 and dedicated his ...
In the center of Plaza de San Cristóbal, very close to the Gran Vía, you'll find this simple Romanesque solid
looking church. It was founded in the 12th century, and was used as a school for generations until it ...
San Juan is the exactly where the city of Telde was first settled. The spot was chosen in 1483 as
the site of a little fort and a church, which is now a minor Basilica, dedicated to Saint John ...