Interview

I am a very big a supporter of the creation of a separate republic, told one of the youngest politicians in Catalonia, the mayor of Cardona, Ferran Estruch i Torrents

Ferran Estruch i Torrents is one of the youngest politicians in Catalonia. He is 32 years old and is the mayor of Cardona for the eighth year. In an interview with all-andorra.com he spoke about plans for the development of the city and its main investment project – the construction of the largest spa center …

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News of Pyrenees

Languedoc and Occitania: their history and major tourist attractions

Languedoc and Occitania: their history and major tourist attractions

Languedoc (French version – Languedoc, Occitan version – Lengadòc) is the so-called “historical” region in the south of France. The population of this region traditionally did not speak French, but Occitan. Languedoc is part of Occitania, the center of which, in turn, is the city …

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Castles and fortresses of the Pyrenees with Mathew Kristes

Miglos castle (Château de Miglos) in French Ariege became one of the strongholds of the Roman Church during the war with the Cathars

On a hill 750 meters high, inaccessible from all sides except the south towards the village of Arkizat, there are the impressive ruins of the medieval castle of Château de Miglos guarding the valley of Vicdessos (vallée de Vicdessos) and protecting access to the valley of Miglos.

Today Vicdessos is a small village with 620 inhabitants …

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Castles and fortresses of the Pyrenees with Mathew Kristes

The castle of Lordat (le château de Lordat) is one of the oldest and largest feudal castles in the county of Foix

The castle of Lordat (le château de Lordat), located in the municipality of Lordat (Ariège department) is one of the oldest and largest feudal castles in the county of Foix. This is a classic example of Pyrenean medieval military architecture.

At the foot of the castle lies the village of Lordat (altitude about 900 m above …

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