At the beginning of the new year, Russian television channels launched information that Andorra planned to buy snow in Siberia and Sochi due to the lack of snow on the slopes of the ski resorts in the principality. The channels showed empty gray ski slopes. Then, quite seriously, it was stated that hundreds of tourists …More
According to the Andorran Government’s Department of Statistics, from December 2017 to November 2018, Andorra for the first time exceeded its usual 3 million tourist yearly average. Over the past 7 years, the growth in the number of tourists reached 36.1% or 810,000 people. For the first time in the summer of 2017, about 1 …More
PICK OF THE WEEK: Monday 24th – Sunday, 30th December, 2018
CHRISTMAS EVE, 24th DECEMBER
LESSONS AND CAROLS
LA MASSANA at 18h at La Massana Parish church of Sant Isedre and Santa Victoria. St George’s Church of Andorra welcomes you all to a traditional, English-language service of Lessons & Carols accompanied on the organ by the talented Robert Bailey coming …More
The Coronallacs route is a hiking route in Andorra lasting for several days and which includes 4 refuges in the mountains. An online booking center with a customer service phone number will be created so that hikers can buy a package for 4 “demi-pensions”. The development, implementation, marketing, management and maintenance of the site …More
PICK OF THE WEEK: Monday 17th – Sunday, 23rd December, 2018
Christmas Village in Andorra la Vella is here for the third year. Lots of activities, especially for children, plus stalls with art work etc.
Tuesday, 18th December at 19h at the Cinemes Illa Carelemany, Escaldes–Engordany. Opera Direct from the Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona. L’italiana in …More
Castellvell (Castellvell de Solsona) is a castle located on top of a hill of 838 meters with the same name in the municipality of Olius in the Solsona district, three kilometers from the city of Solsona (Lleida, Catalonia).
The building dates back to the 11th century. This is one of the most important military fortifications and …More
PICK OF THE WEEK: Monday 10th – Sunday, 16th December, 2018
Monday, 10th December at 22h at the Hotel Màgic, La Massana. (Free) Vibrand in Clau of Soul. On Mondays the week starts with the best vibrations, with live music and with the songs you like to sing!
We are waiting for you to enjoy a concert …More
Cardona (cat. Cardona) is a city and municipality in Spain, included in the province of Barcelona as part of the autonomous community of Catalonia. The municipality is part of the Bajes district. It covers an area of 66.70 km². It had a population of 5182 people in 2010.
Cardona is located in the valley of Salina. …More
Montesquiu (cat. Montesquiu) is a municipality in Osona, in Catalonia, Spain. It is located on the banks of the river Ter in the north of the region. The municipality is located on the main route (C17-N260) between Barcelona and Puigcerda.
The main tourist attraction of the municipality is the 13th century Montesquieu castle. It is open …More
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 …More