The cities of the Pyrenees and around with Andrew Morato

Mataró and its beaches

Mataró (cat. Mataró) is the capital and largest town (resort) of the comarca of the Maresme, in the province of Barcelona, Catalonia Autonomous Community, Spain. It is located on the Costa del Maresme, to the south of Costa Brava, 30 kilometres north-east of Barcelona.


The city of Mataró has its origins in Roman times, …

History of Europe with Alex Mostaslavski: Spain, France, Pyrenees

The University of Cervera – the erection Royal Decree was signed on October 14, 1717

The University of Cervera


1717- Royal Decree of Erection of the University
1728 – First statutes
1730- The Santa Seu recognizes the university studies of Cervera
1765- The University loses the monopoly of its studies
1809-1814- Closure of the University due to the French War
1820-1823- University closure due to the liberal uprising
1842 – Final transfer of the …