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Espot will host the Espot Ski Trophy of Alpine Ski Interclubs and the Catalonia Mountain Ski Championships; Port Ainé will be the endpoint of the Cycling Tour of Catalonia again, said SkiPallars Director Xavier Bigordà

SkiPallars is the umbrella brand that encompasses the mountain resorts of Pallars Sobirà. This brand evolved from the brand “GranPallars”. The resorts of Espot and Port Ainé are managed by Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya and are focused on downhill skiing, although the increase of non-skiers and ski mountaineering visitors have brought them to …

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We should dedicate at least one hour a week to relaxation and self-care; getting a massage is very important for this, as it helps to control stress levels, said Jesus, Aranda, a professional massage therapist at Caldea

Jesus Aranda is a professional massage therapist from Catalonia. He came to Andorra in 2015, and prior to that he worked in a physiotherapy centre in Spain where he also gave physical training classes as he has a Degree in Physical Activity Sciences. He now works as a massage therapist in Caldea. He told us …

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For those who want a riskier but more profitable investment, I would bet on smaller cities where more travel and growth are expected, such as Zaragoza or Cadiz, said Constanza Maya from ENGEL & VÖLKERS

Constanza Maya is a Head of Operations and Expansion of ENGEL & VÖLKERS España-Portugal-Andorra real estate agency. Her mission is to coordinate and standardize processes, methodology and all kinds of operations between the company business units, inside them, and also with franchises. She is responsible for improving company results and services as well as leading …

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Our goal is to prove how modern, powerful and fast American cars are, said Alex de la Rosa, manager of a Spanish car dealer specialising in selling American cars

An amazing event took place on 3 August on the runway of the airport located in la Seu d’Urgell (Spain, Catalonia): the road-test of the top-of-the-range American sports cars and the race with the European sports cars (see pictures here). The event planner, Alex de la Rosa, founder and owner of the company V8 Classic …

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Real chocolate – the strongest antioxidant with anti-aging properties, says Ester Souils Massana, co-owner of the Xorland chocolate factory in Andorra

Esther Suils Massana, a teacher, came to Andorra with her husband, an economist, to start their own chocolate production here, for the first time in the history of the principality. She told all-andorra.com about the features and varieties of this product:

“A few years ago we left Barcelona to live in the Philippines and once we …

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Creativity is priceless and it is what gives us the means to live outside these walls, says Judith Moran, owner of the French private museum of mechanical dolls

The museum of mechanical dolls in Limoux (France) is a unique place that will undoubtedly be interesting to visit for both children and adults. It is a private museum created by Martine Morand and Jean-Jaques Achache and inherited by their daughter, Judit Morand. all-andorra.com asked its owner about the history of the place and its …

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The Empordà castle: a large house with an antic square keep tower and the rest built in the 17th and 18th centuries

The Empordà castle (cat. El castell d’Empordà), located in the homonymous town, is a large house with an antic square keep tower and the rest built in the 17th and 18th centuries. It has, however, gothic elements incorporated. It is a large building, which consists of two parts at straight angles, and retains only a …

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This year orange is the in colour for fashion make-up, says Miguel Angel Donadio, professional makeup artist for Givenchy in Barcelona

Miguel Angel Donadio, the professional makeup artist for Givenchy and the makeup teacher at the Givenchy school in Barcelona, told all–andorra.com about the 2019 spring-summer season fashion trends, gave some tips on the art of makeup and named several cosmetics that every woman should always have on them:

“Givenchy is a brand widely known in the …

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Aubiry – an eclectic Neo-Baroque castle built in Céret

Aubiry castle (fr. Château d’Aubiry) is an eclectic Neo-Baroque castle built in Céret (in the Eastern Pyrenees) at the end of the 19th century. Chateau d’Aubiry is located near Saint-Jean-Pla-de-Corts and one can see it to the right of the D115 road leading from Saint-Jean-Pla-de-Cortes in the direction of Ceret. Cote Vermeille’s sandy beaches …

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The Castle of Villavecchia declared a Cultural Monument of National Interest

Declared a Cultural Monument of National Interest, the Castle of Villavecchia (cat. Castell de Villavecchia) was built in 1894 and designed by the Catalan architect Enric Sagnier i Villavecchia (1858-1931).

Although now not as well known as his contemporaries Antoni Gaudí, Lluís Domènech i Montaner and Josep Puig i Cadafalch, he was responsible for a number …

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