Alba de Tormes

Alba de Tormes is a small town and municipality in the province of Salamanca,  western Spain, part of the autonomous community of Castile-Leon. The town is on the River Tormes upstream from the city of Salamanca. Alba gave its name to one of Spain's most important dukedoms.  St Teresa of Ávila died at a convent she founded in the town.

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* Battle of Alba de Tormes
* List of municipalities in SalamancaSalamanca-geo-stubcoord|40|50|N|5|30|W|display=title


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