I sent an email, and the Salamanca folks say that it’s open for business, although they were a bit vague about housing options. They did note that the accommodation is generally easier in Portugal because there are good private options.
Well, do they ? In the Netherlands, firefighters wear yellow braces. Apart from holding up their trousers, it also fits with the colour of their trousers. :)
Anyway,thought I'd share this interview with José Manuel López Valiña - whom I...
Q: Why do firefighters wear red braces?
A: To hold up their trousers.
[For American readers:
Q: Why do firefighters wear red suspenders?
A: To hold up their pants.
Eggplant, aubergine, let's call the whole thing off]