Castles and fortresses of the Pyrenees with Mathew Kristes

The Castle of Malgrat is a building in the small town of Malgrat, or Malgrat de Segarra, declared a cultural asset of national interest

The Castle of Malgrat (Castell de Malgrat) is a building in the small town of Malgrat, or Malgrat de Segarra, declared a cultural asset of national interest. Malgrat is a village in Cervera, located Northeast of Cervera town, on the right bank of the Sió river. The current building of the Castle of Malgrat is …

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Margeners de Guissona, the “castell” group constructing a human tower of Guissona (Segarra), took part in the city’s carnival

foto: Guissona

Margeners de Guissona, the “castell” group constructing a human tower of Guissona (Segarra), took part in the city’s carnival. The Castelians were dressed in sheep costumes alongside a shepherd, a dog and a black sheep. The group ranked third in the carnival costume contest.

The group was created in 2007 as a result of …

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Castles and fortresses of the Pyrenees with Mathew Kristes

The Castle of Sitges is a castle of Romanesque and Gothic style, in the municipality of Torrefeta and Florejacs

The Castle of Sitges (Castell de les Sitges) is a castle of Romanesque and Gothic style, in the municipality of Torrefeta and Florejacs, in La Segarra. It is a monument declared Cultural Asset of National Interest.

In the 2010s, for the first time in the ten centuries of its history, the castle is regularly open to …

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Castles and fortresses of the Pyrenees with Mathew Kristes

Sant Ferran Castle: protected as a Cultural Asset of National Interest of Catalonia

Sant Ferran Castle is a medieval fortress located in Berga that was transformed in the 17th century and used during the Carlist wars. It is included in the Inventory of the Architectural Heritage of Catalonia, and protected as a Cultural Asset of National Interest (Bé Cultural d’Interès Nacional).

It is very probable that the castle of …

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Andorra approved the tender for the second phase of the works for the conservation, rehabilitation and interpretation of the Radio Andorra building

On Wednesday, the Council of Ministers approved the tender for the second phase of the works for the conservation, rehabilitation and interpretation of the Radio Andorra building, to accommodate the administrative offices of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, through a national competition with an open procedure and ordinary recruitment method.

The works that enters into the …

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Andorran Foreign Minister, Maria Ubach visited Moscow to meet Sergey Lavrov, the Foreign Minister of the RF

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Andorran Foreign Minister, Maria Ubach visited Moscow yesterday to meet Sergey Lavrov, the Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation. This meeting was part of the presentation of the book “Andorra and the Poet” written by the Russian writer, Maximilian Voloshin.

The book was published in the collection “Andorra by Travelers” to celebrate the 20 …

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