What to do today? Cultural events in Andorra with Clare Allcard

PICK OF THE WEEK: Monday, 5th August – Sunday, 11th August, 2019



Monday, 5th August at 19.30h in the Plaça Coprínceps, Escaldes-Engordany. (Free) World Music: Sant Pau Rhum Band. A formation of Catalan rumba with a Latin touch, which combines themes with cover versions of emblematic songs. A well worked and elegant repertoire which includes walking and dancing!

Tuesday, 6th August at 19.30h in the …

Castles and fortresses of Spain and France with Mathew Kristes

The Beaupuy Castle – a mix of a Renaissance manor house and a neo-Gothic style

The Beaupuy Castle (Fr. Château de Beaupuy) is located in France, in the commune of Mouilleron-le-Captif, in the Vendée department, in the Pays de la Loire region.

Near a 15th century Renaissance manor house, fortified in the 16th century, known as the old Beaupuy castle, Count Henry-Louis de Tinguy de Nesmy had the current neo-Gothic castle …

Transport and fighting vehicles by Andrew Pantele

Dassault Mirage IIIR

Dassault Mirage IIIR is a single-seat all-weather reconnaissance aircraft, with radar replaced by camera nose carrying up to five cameras. Aircraft based on IIIE airframe but with simpler avionics similar to that fitted to the IIIC and retaining cannon armament of fighters. Two prototypes and 50 production aircraft built for the French Air Force.

World best cars by Jordi Vilaró

Biscuter Voisin. Grey versions

Biscuter Voisin in Lleida cars museum Roda Roda: 

Model of the 1958 

Made in Spain 

Power: 2,47 HP 

Biscuter Voisin in mNACTEC:

Model of the 1956 

Made in Spain (Sant Adrià de Besòs) 

Power: 9 HP 

Engine: 197 cc; 1 cylinder 

Fuel consumption: 4,5 l/100 km 

Max. speed: 75 km/h