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Aramon Formigal: ski resort in the Aragonese Pyrenees

Formigal, officially called Aramon Formigal, is a ski resort in the Aragonese Pyrenees in northeastern Spain, near the town of Sallent de Gallego, in the Tena Valley (province of Huesca). The nearest international airports are Zaragoza (Spain) and Lourdes (France).

Specifications

146 tracks, 180 km:

12 green slopes

35 blue runs

51 red trails

43 black runs

MAXIMUM LEVEL: 2250 …

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Last weekend holiday travel related to the Easter break began, with 410,000 vehicles leaving the Barcelona area

Last weekend holiday travel related to the Easter break began, with 410,000 vehicles leaving the Barcelona area by Saturday afternoon – lower than expected, 440,000, but 2.7% higher than the previous weekend. Yet, when compared to an equivalent weekend of 2019, there were 17.4% fewer vehicles than expected.

Roads with heavy traffic included the C-55, the …

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Low-cost high-speed rail service AVLO starts its service from June

Low-cost high-speed rail service AVLO needs 80% occupancy to be profitable

Train operators Renfe estimates that the occupancy of AVLO trains – also known as the “low-cost AVE” high-speed rail – must be at least 80% for the service to be profitable once it starts operating.

Renfe’s director of new high-speed services, Félix Martín, explained on Wednesday …

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A month-long limited lockdown for Paris and other 15 regions of the country starting this Friday

French Prime Minister Jean Castex announced Thursday a month-long limited lockdown for Paris and other regions of the country starting Friday. Schools and essential shops, including bookstores, will remain open.

Castex said the new restrictions will take effect from Friday midnight and will last four weeks. The restrictions will be imposed on 16 regions, including the …

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