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PICK OF THE WEEK: Monday 31st December, 2018 – Sunday, 6th January, 2019

PICK OF THE WEEK: Monday 31st December, 2018 – Sunday, 6th January, 2019

(NOTE: To celebrate the New Year I’m trying outa new bullet marker as the usual one has become unstable. CA)
BEWARE: probable temporary street closures on Saturday 5th January for the Three Kings’ Parades.
(See parade times below and more about Andorran traditional celebrations at the bottom)

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

PICK OF THE WEEK: Monday 24th – Sunday, 30th December, 2018

PICK OF THE WEEK: Monday 24th – Sunday, 30th December, 2018

CHRISTMAS EVE, 24th DECEMBER
CHURCH SERVICES
LESSONS AND CAROLS

LA MASSANA at 18h at La Massana Parish church of Sant Isedre and Santa Victoria. St George’s Church of Andorra welcomes you all to a traditional, English-language service of Lessons & Carols accompanied on the organ by the talented Robert Bailey coming …

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Castles and fortresses of Spain and France with Mathew Kristes

Montclar Castle: awarded the qualification of cultural heritage of all Spanish significance

Montclar Castle (cat. Castell de Montclar)

Montclar d’Urgell Castle (cat. Montclar d’Urgell) is located in the village of Montclar d’Urgell, part of Agramunt city of the province of Urgell. It was awarded the qualification of cultural heritage of all Spanish significance. It is favorably located in one of the highest points of the Montclar …

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Transport and fighting vehicles by Andrew Pantele

Renault AMR 33

The Automitrailleuse de Reconnaissance Renault Modèle 1933 (AMR 33 or Renault VM) was a French cavalry light tank developed during the Interbellum and used in the Second World War.

Developed by Renault from 1932, the type was ordered by the French Cavalry in 1933; a total of 123 would be built until 1935. The AMR 33 …

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

Christmas is in the air!

FURTHER CHRISTMAS TRADITIONS IN ANDORRA

DECORATIONS.

Nowadays street decorations begin to sprout from lamp posts around the beginning of December, even before the start of the ski season. More distinctive, however, are the nativity scenes or pessebres, depicting the countryside and the Bethlehem stable in which Jesus was born. Canillo holds an annual competition for the …

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