What to do today? Cultural events in Andorra with Clare Allcard

PICK OF THE WEEK: Monday, 10th September – Sunday, 16th September, 2018

PICK OF THE WEEK: Monday, 10th September – Sunday, 16th September, 2018

BEWARE: The Vuelta d’Espanya cycle race hits Andorra next Friday 14th and Saturday, 15th. Try to keep off the roads and away from the Spanish frontier.

VUELTA D’ESPANYA 2018. STAGES 19 & 20.
Friday, 14th September – Saturday, 15th September. La Vuelta d’España 2018 (2018 Tour …

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What to do today? Cultural events in Andorra with Clare Allcard

PICK OF THE WEEK: Thursday, 30th August – Sunday, 2nd September 2018

PICK OF THE WEEK: Monday, 27th August – Sunday, 2nd September, 2018

FESTIVAL

NATIONAL DAY OF OUR LADY OF MERITXELL

Patroness of Andorra.
Friday 7th – Saturday, 8th September
All at the Sanctuary Basilica of Meritxell, Canillo
(For more information on the history of this most important of Andorra’s festivals see below)
FRIDAY: Vigil of Santa Maria. 21h: Torch light procession. 21.30h: …

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In Andorra the specialities are meat, fish, seafood, foie gras and mushrooms, says the chief of one of the oldest traditional restaurants of Andorra, Marc Benet

Can Benet is one of the oldest family restaurants in the country that offers Andorran cuisine. It is located in the historical part of the city, next to the government and parliament of the principality. Andorran politicians and businessmen often have their lunch at the restaurant, and three years ago the restaurant was visited by …

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Festivals, holidays and fairs of the Pyrenees and around with Irma Tomas / Photo reportage

Andorra celebrates St. George’s day (Sant Jordi) – a holiday of books, roses and love

On 23d April Andorra celebrates St. George’s day (Sant Jordi) – a favorite feast of Andorra and Catalonia. It is a holiday of books, roses, spring and love.

photo: Alex Monroe

The history of the day of St. George is associated with a beautiful legend of the middle ages. Some day, an evil dragon settled at Montblanc, …

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