Rua do Franco

Rua do Franco, the name of which comes from the Franks, is the liveliest street in the historical centre: tourist restaurants and souvenir shops are legion. The façades of the buildings are decorated with symbols: the shell, tree and stars of the university's coat of arms.

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Rúa do Vilar
Rúa do Vilar
In the old town of Santiago de
15 minutes
Praza da Quintana
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The famous Plaza de la Quintana stands
30 minutes
Colegio de San Jeronimo
Colegio de San Jeronimo
Built in the 16C, the Gothic-style
See all