A welcome reception for the conference participants will be offered at the Hospedería Fonseca (in the English Courtyard) in the evening of Sunday 28th June, beginning at 20:00. This Get Together will allow you to meet colleagues and friends, all while enjoying some good food and drink.
Palace of Figueroa (Casino)
July1, 2015. 20:30 h
Figueroa Palace is a Mid-16th-century palace built by Juan Rodríguez de Figueroa, member of Charles V´s and Felipe II´s courts, with two facades: one of the façades is framed by fluted columns with medallions of a man and a woman in the arch's tympanums and Saint George on the main balcony; and the other façade has a crowned figure on top.This palace, nowadays hosting the Casino of Salamanca, is located in Calle Zamora, just beside the Plaza Mayor (Major Square).
Sierra de Francia and village of La Alberca
Departure: 15:00 h from the congress venue, Hospedería Fonseca.
Arrival to Salamanca around 21:30 h.
Excursion to visit an area of great natural beauty. Snack-dinner included.
La Alberca is a historic and picturesque medieval mountain village in La Sierra de Francia known for its arts and crafts.