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The first institutional appointment of the ISMF Management Committee to discuss the new organisational and sporting strategies for the next year will be held in Barcelona

After a season full of excitement and weather related tribulations, the International Ski Mountaineering Federation is already working with an even more promising season that will see the World Championships in March 2019 on the location of the 2020 Youth Olympic Games at Lausanne.

Armando Mariotta, the ISMF President, has declared: “we express our gratitude towards …

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Hiking. Free hiking tours at Alt Urgell area (Catalonia)-2018

The town hall of la Seu d’Urgell has presented a program of hiking tours at Alt Urgell area “Les Rutes peu per l’Alt Urgell”, which will continue this Sunday, on 15th April. This year, tourists will be offered 27 hiking tours free of charge and accompanied by experienced mountain guides.

The purpose of the tours is …

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On January 17, La Seu D’Urgell celebrates Saint Anthony’s day with the preparation of more than 3,000 portions of escudella, the traditional winter dish of Catalonia

On January 17, La Seu D’Urgell celebrates Saint Anthony’s day with the preparation of more than 3,000 portions of escudella, the traditional winter dish of Catalonia, as well as neighboring Andorra. To prepare the escudella the city needs about 800 kg of vegetables, legumes, beef, pork and veal. The holiday starts at 12.00 with a …

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New Year week and holidays in Perpignan 2018

New Year week and holidays in Perpignan 2018

Friday 5, Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 January 2018
• Christmas in Perpignan – the last New Year’s holiday

Victoria Square: Ferris Wheel
Plaça Catalunya: skating rink, attractions and gastronomic chalets.
Arago Square: Christmas carousel

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Christmas lights: the squares and streets of the city center are decorated …

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