116. Medina del Campo, Spain

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Why

I spent a week in the Castilla y Leon region of Spain and totally enjoyed it. Medina del Campo is worth visiting as its the place where Santa Teresa lived in the second convent she opened.

Medina del Campo, Spain - Church

Medina del Campo, Spain – Church

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Where

Medina del Campo is located in Spain. It is south of Valladolid and northeast of Salamanca.

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How To Get Here

By Train

Renfe, the national rail of Spain has service between Madrid and Medina del Campo, then you can take the Groupo Avanza bus to Medina del Campo.

By Plane

The closest airport is Madrid, Spain (MAD), the home of Iberia Airlines (IB). As Madrid is a major international airport in Europe, there are flights from almost every major area of the world. Once in Madrid, you can rent a car, take a bus or even the train/bus combination to Medina del Campo.

Salamanca, Castilla y Leon, Spain - Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD)

Medina del Campo, Castilla y Leon, Spain – Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD)

The following airlines has service to Madrid (MAD):

Aer Lingus (EI), Aegean Airlines (A3), Aerolineas Argentinas (AR), Aeroflot (SU), Aeromexico (AM), Air China (CA), Air Algerie (AH), Air Arabia Maroc (3O), Air Berlin (AB),  Air Canada (AC), Air Europa (UX), Air India (AI), Air Moldova (9U), Air Transat (TS), American Airlines (AA), Avianca (AV), Blue Air (0B), British Airways (BA), brussels airlines (SN), Bulgaria Air (FB), CEIBA Intercontinental (C2), Conviasa (V0), Cubana Airlines (CU), Czech Airlines (OK), Delta Air Lines (DL), EygptAir (MS), EasyJet Airlines (U2), El Al Airlines (LY), Ethiopian Airlines (ET), Etihad Airways (EY), Eurowings (EW), Evelop Airlines S.L. (E9), Finnair (AY), flybe. (BE), Iberia Airlines (IB), Icelandair (FI), KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KL), LAN (LA), Links Air (W2), LOT Polish (LO), Korean Airlines (KE), Lufthansa (LH), Meridiana Airlines (IG), Monarch Airlines (ZB), NIKI (HG), Norwegian Air Shuttle (D8), Norwegian Air (DY), Pegasus Airlines (PC), Qatar Airways (QR), Royal Jordanian (RJ), Royal Air Morac (AT), Ryanair (FR), S7 Airlines (S7), Saudi Arabian Airlines (SV), Swiss Airlines (LX), TAM (JJ), TAP Portugal (TP), Tarom (RO), Tunisair (TU), Turkish Airlines (TK), Ukraine International (PS), United Airlines (UA), Volotea (V7), Vueling (VY) and Wizz Air (W6).

By Bus

There is one stop bus service from Madrid to Medina del Campo on Groupo Avanza.

By Car

If you are already in Europe you can take the drive. Just use a service like Google Maps for directions.

Medina del Campo, Spain

Medina del Campo, Spain

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Where To Stay

I did not stay in Medina del Campo when I visited. but did notice that the hotels are all local brands and very quaint. So I don’t think you’ll have any issues with finding a place to stay.

==>> You can find a list of hotels from TripAdvisor here.

==>> Try Airbnb.

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Where To Eat

It’s Spain, so red wine, tapas and beef are in order.

==>> You can find a list of restaurants from TripAdvisor here.

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What To Do

This is a small town and also one of the places Santa Teresa visited during her life. You can visit one of the convents she found, the Convento de San José here. There is also a castle called Castillo de la Mota.

Medina del Campo, Spain Santa Teresa de Jesus' bed

Medina del Campo, Spain Santa Teresa de Jesus’ bed

 

Medina del Campo, Spain - Santa Teresa de Jesus Convent

Medina del Campo, Spain – Santa Teresa de Jesus Convent

 

Medina del Campo, Spain - Church

Medina del Campo, Spain – Church

==>> Here is a list of things to do from Trip Advisor.

==>> Here is a list of Tour offered by Viator for the Castilla y Leon area.

==>> Lonely Planet has some additional information on the Castilla y Leon area.

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Additional Information

Spain Tourism Board

Medina del Campo Tourism

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