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Climate and vegetation culd: from Mediterranean to alpine.

The Pallars has a Mediterranean climate clearly influence to 1,500 m. From this level we find an alpine climate. The heights, the various aspects of the rugged terrain and this particular climate, vegetation configured with five different floors: the basement floor (from 600 m to 1000 m), with oaks, the montane (100 m to 1600 m), with oak, beech, fir and red pine, the subalpine level (of the 1,600 m to 2,200 m), with black pine, the alpine (from 2,200…

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Waterfalls and lakes in culd

Natural, idyllic, picturesque, quiet, beautiful, rich, cultural, all these adjectives and more perfectly define the culd, is that this natural, this green stage, is the true protagonist of the area, a place that receives every year thousands of people with the intention of seeing the most amazing scenery, pristine and beautiful, and enjoy them to the fullest through activities, sports and excursions of all kinds.   Many are the beauties with which you will encounter during your visit culd but…

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Romanesque Art mountains and nature

Enjoy natural beauty is not extremely complicated, as there are many places you can go and see some amazing places, but not many places, and a fascinating environment surrounding you, you’ll also enjoy a unique Romanesque architecture. In culd be seamlessly blends the natural beauty of its surroundings with buildings of Romanesque art that will delight visitors. The rugged terrain that dominates the town of Sort and surrounding houses interesting examples of Catalan Romanesque religious architecture. Onsite Roman Pallares is…

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Pallars mushrooms. The first, in the spring! You know what?

Pallars mushrooms. The first, in the spring! You know what? There are various species. The first thing that catches are spring carreretes (Marasmius oreades). With her prepare tortillas, rice, used to accompany meat … In spring also comes the moixarró de Sant Jordi (Calocybe gambosa), normally used to accompany stews. Carreretes In summer the mushrooms begin to leave Bordeaux or mushroom (boletus edulis) and losrossinyols or chanterelles (Cantharellus cibarius). The mushrooms, which until recently were completely unknown in Pallars, can be eaten raw or cooked,…

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A day in the hibernal road Aiguestortes National Park?

Written by hotelbrases on Thursday, March 7, 2013 The only National Park in Catalonia is the Aigüestortes and Lake Sant Maurici. With more than 14,000 hectares, is located in the central part of the Pyrenees, near the Aragon. The park combines the beauty characteristic of high mountain scenery and a rich cultural heritage. Both winter and summer, the National Park is a must-see if you enjoy nature in an idyllic and highly protected. There are numerous routes to tour the…

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