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La Rana de Salamanca, Salamanca
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Guarantee yourself good luck all year by finding La Rana de Salamanca, sculpted into the façade of the Escuelas Menores of the University of Salamanca. Being the first in your group to spot the weathered frog remains a popular challenge for both students and tourists. Detailed sculptures of Catholic kings, popes, cardinals, and skulls adorn the rest of the highly detailed Plateresque entrance, which was finished in 1553. Arrange your visit to La Rana de Salamanca and discover more family-friendly attractions in Salamanca using our Salamanca travel itinerary planner.
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  • Not stop of seek and find the frog of Salamanca. They will see it in the plateresque facade of the University of Salamanca. In which young students ask passing their exams. Muhas there are versions of this frog, to my counted was represents the vicaos that lead to death and I have also read that the son of the Catholic monarchs represents John's death.
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  • Currently is found out of sight of visitors as is are making arrangements in the facades and there is a great canvas covering it... don't know what wil such interventions, but if one of the reasons for the visit he is to find frog, the famous is suitable to be informed this matter to not suffer a disappointment... :)
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  • Eye, they are repairing the facade so it is blocked. Not bothering to look the frog because it is blocked and is not
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