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The Itinerary along Batlliu de Sort

Circular route of 12.8 km in length in which we visited the small towns that are scattered in the mountains in the area known as the Batlliu of Sort. The departure and arrival point of the route is in the village of Sort. From Sort visited, in order, the following villages: Olp, Pujalt, Enviny and Bressui. The route is well signposted and runs at all times well-conditioned paths and roads, often defined by ancient dry stone walls. Sort to Olp…

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Natural Way and Sort a Valley Àssua

Far away from the hustle and bustle of big cities , far from the crowded regions inhabitants, beautiful natural road Sort and Vall d’ Àssua is a place that explores its many visitors to a completely different world to what you’ve known so far. This famous road is perfect to soak up the most unlikely corners of culd . The culd , and specifically the Natural Way to Sort and Vall d’ Àssua , is a beautiful area that is…

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CATALAN PYRENEES. SAN PEDRO DE burgalés

We were the Plateau Rosa and Miquel Pujol level wall along one of our favorite hobbies : explore places we ignored find information about the history , trying to understand what they represented in ancient times and also took a few pictures. If you can walk on it for a while doing some exercise better . One of these occasions we offered to find references Burgal Benedictine monastery . We parked the car in front of the entrance scale ,…

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Tornafort history, with its forest and views

Excellent example of old lookout towers and clustered Pallares still traditional in its structure. Located at 1300 meters above the ground, the people can be excellent hiking in the woods. In 1066, first appears in documents called Tornafort a result of a convinence made between the Earl of Artau I culd that defined the castle of Count Raymond V Pallars Jussà. In Tornafort is discussed in several papers from the eleventh century. This town has always been dependent county house…

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Places of interest in culd

When someone visits the culd before your eyes opens a door to endless possibilities for all tastes and ages, and that this area is north of Lleida are many visits you can make interest from museums and exhibitions, going by the most picturesque villages, to beautiful gifts of nature that will amaze all who come to know this land. Scattered throughout the culd we will find countless Romanesque bridges, shrines and chapels that have not only great historical value, but…

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Traditions and festivals in Pallars Sobira county

All culd area has always been a purely livestock and agricultural region, which has conditioned the holidays and traditions of the place, which until recently have mainly followed the cycle. A few years ago the meetings were held during the month of May, just before it took place the sheep shearing and herds brand to upload up mountains. Instead fairs were held during the autumn months, which coincided with falling just sheep, while the place festivals are held during the…

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