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LEÓN

Bus monthly ticket

There is no monthly bus ticket. It is possible to buy single tickets on the bus. Ten-ride bus tickets can be acquired in tobacco shops, bars and kiosks with a discount for students.
For more information please check:
Autobuses Urbanos de León
www.alesa-alsa.com

Bicycle

A free bike service is provided by the University of León
http://ulebici.unileon.es/

Library

The University of León provides a library inside the campus.

Biblioteca Universitaria General San Isidoro
Campus de Vegazana, s/n
24071 León
www5.unileon.es/bibportal

A public library in the city centre of León is also available.

Biblioteca Pública de León
Calle Santa Nonia, n° 5
24071 León
www.facebook.com/pages/Biblioteca

Printing

Inside the University of León:
Campus de Vegazana, s/n
24071 León

There are several printer shops around the campus area, one with cheaper prices is:

El Copión
Avda. San Juan de Sahagún, n° 7
24071 León
www.elcopion.com

Sport activities

Several activities are offered by the University of León (golf, karate, kick boxing, spinning, taekwondo, yoga…). These activities have a cost of 10 € per semester.
www.unileon.es/servicios/deportes/campus-de-leon

Restaurants

In the Barrio Húmedo it is possible to find many restaurants serving typical Spanish gastronomy. Tapas and portions are different in each bar for an affordable price.
www.facebook.com/pages/Tapas-del-Barrio

Camarote Madrid
Calle Cervantes, n° 8
24003 León
www.camarotemadrid.com

La Pintona
Plaza San Martín, n° 12
24003 León
www.restaurantelapintona.com

Bars/clubs

Pubs and bars are also located in the Barrio Húmedo. Some have entertainment on a stage, such as a live band or comedian.

El Gran Café
Cervantes, nº 9
24003 León
www.elgrancafeleon.com

El Amigo de las Tormentas
Alcalde Pérez de Lera, n° 1
24003 León
www.facebook.com/pages/EL-AMIGO-DE-LAS-TORMENTAS

Events

The Holy Week festivities (Semana Santa in Spanish) take place in March/April . Fraternities perform penance processions on the streets in commemoration of the Passion of Jesus Christ. Throughout this week it is possible to taste typical Spanish gastronomy, such as garlic soup, codfish, sweet fritters and lemonade.