Sports and living in the Pyrenees with Irina Rybalchenko

Five “floors” of the Pyrenean Mountains: from the foot to the top

Trekking, skiing, snowshoeing, or mountain climbing requires training – depending on the purpose. Mountain tours are unsafe and require knowledge – both theoretical and practical. This is what my blog is about today.

Theoretical training includes:

Examining a map of the area, choosing a route;
The ability to “read” the placement of hazardous areas;
Possibility to have information in …

Photo reportage

Around 1200 cyclists took part in the international competitions La Multisegur Volta als Ports d’Andorra

The international competitions of amateur cyclists “Multisegur Volta als Ports d’Andorra” took place on 1st July in Andorra


It was the 41st edition of the competitions. Around 1200 cyclists took part in the competitions.

The start zone – Gran del Prat del Colat Park (La Massana)

Les itinéraires:

The itineraries:

Route N1 – the distance of 27 km, altitude …


A visit to Bolquère Pyrenees 2000 in the South of France can be a great supplement to holidays in Andorra – both in winter and in summer, says ski resort director Alain Luneau

Director of the Font-Romeu Pyrénées 2000 station, Alain Luneau, spoke to about the resort’s infrastructure and activities in summer and winter, and expressed the opinion that a visit to the station can be an excellent supplement to a holiday in Andorra:

“The Bolquère Pyrenees 2000 resort is located on a rocky peak in the heart …