Torroella de Montgrí is a town and municipality that occupies the northeastern part of the Baix Empordà region. The town of Torroella is located on the Empordà plain, at the foot of the Montgrí massif on the north bank of the River Ter. It is part of the Montgrí, Medes Islands and Baix Ter Natural …More
GAES Catalunya Bike Race is an individual three day MTB stage race, approved by the International Cycling Union (UCI) as a XCS 2 class event. It takes place on September 28th-30th at Puigcerdà (Girona), a territory in the heart of the Catalonian Pyrenees which is ideal for mountain biking.
Photos: Philippe Port
Lilian Guillemin, Philippe Port, Sanne van Paassen
PICK OF THE WEEK: Monday, 24th September – Sunday, 30th September, 2018
Saturday, 29th September at 21h at the Sport Hotel Soldeu, Canillo. Shuffle Express in Concert (Free) A night of traditional and contemporary blues in different styles (swing, rock, shuffle, calypso…) with cover versions by artists such as BB King, Muddy Waters, Junior Wells, Joe …
Moonlight Breakfast is certainly a must-see band. Their original approach to creating music is based on mixing together different ingredients – Electro, Nu-Jazz, Swing, and Balkan Beat. And the result is what you can expect from a talented mixologist – a cocktail with an interesting and unique taste that will make you want to dance …More
Motivational behavior. Motivation in sports
Motivation consists of external and internal causes. They define our behavior – they excite nerve structures and arouse interest, they cause direct activity, they give intensity to our actions and lead them to constancy.
Many scientific theories have been devoted to the study of motivation. To …
A Soviet combat armored helicopter Mi-24D. Designed by M. Mil in 1969. Crew – 3, armament – 12.7 mm YakB machine gun; NAR UB-32 outboard blocks armament mounts, speed – 320 km/h, ceiling – 4500 m, flight range – 595 km, two engines, each engine power – 2200 HP
A Soviet tankette T-27 on the base of English Carden-Loyd Mk.VI. Four cylinders, 3.28 L, 40 HP, 40 km/h. Made in 1931More
Ferrari 488 Spider: blue body with 670 HPMore
The LTI TX1 is a Hackney carriage (London “Black cab”) introduced by London Taxis International in 1997More
Saint-Lizier (fr. Saint Lizier), located above the Salat river at the foot of the Cuseran mountains (montagnes du Couserans), only 8 kilometers from Saint-Girons, is perhaps the richest historical heritage of the Department Ariege.
This area is also famous for its beautiful valleys and picturesque mountains.
Some historians believe that the city of Saint-Lizier was …More