Hotel Les Brases *** Sort

Port Aine, skiing without crowds

The ski resort of Port Aine is located in the heart of the Pyrenees, a place that can be described as idyllic, it is also ideal for those who like skiing in a high quality tracks but fleeing overcrowding skiers that occur elsewhere in the Pyrenees , some even very close to the same ski resort Port Aine . Its location on the Pic de l’ Orri , 2,440 meters high, and 95 % of its tracks oriented north face…

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Literary tourism in Vall d’Assua catalan pyrinnes

Legends, stories and literature walking culd lands , especially if you put up the captivating course Vall d’ Àssua . Speaking of the Vall d’ Àssua are talking of a novel landscape , a landscape that hides behind its green landscapes countless stories to tell. This beautiful valley in the region of culd covers part of the municipalities of Sort and Rialb . Within beautiful and great Vall d’ Àssua we literary landscape of great popularity in many literary works…

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4×4 family in Pallars Sobira

With more than 1350 km2 , Sobirá Pallars region is one of the most visited by lovers and sports fans and outdoor activities of all kinds destinations , and it is thanks to its large size, the multiple possibilities offered by the site , as well as the natural beauty that gives all those who decide to come to know this northern region of Catalonia, a region bordering French soil . Many locals and visitors from outside the region found…

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“Where the snow is more than snow” photo contest to frame the emotions experienced in the snow in the Pyrenees of Lleida

The deadline for entries is February 28. The contest is part of the promotional campaign of the winter season 2013/14 and the Lands of Lleida Pyrenees . hb.bloc Photo contest is conducted through social media like Twitter and Instagram and can participate in all those people who love the snow and want to convey their experiences, emotions and different activities to do around snow Lleida Pyrenees. Participants (over 18 years) can take one or more photos on the experience of…

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Family tourism in Pallars Sobira

Few destinations can match the culd a destination that offers visitors endless possibilities . This fascinating region is a natural area of sublime beauty that is well worth discovering , a place that offers its many visitors a wide range of interesting and attractive proposals , and undoubtedly family tourism is one of the most interesting proposals wake . Big and little kids in the culd find a destination in which to enjoy the most splendid holiday some days off…

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The Pallars Sobirá and crafts

Among the various examples of traditional craftsmanship which encontaremos in stores, salt shakers wooden stand , the beçulles , ceramics, basketry and crafts agribusiness . The salt shakers , which are made from time immemorial in the same houses , are usually pine and decorated with sgraffito outside of traditional motifs . Were used for both domestic use and by the shepherds , and served to keep the salt near the fire , protected from moisture, without being burned or…

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Hiking and mountaineering in culd

Sort, and generally all culd is a surprisingly beautiful place , another world , a paradise able to conquer the hearts of nature lovers , relaxation and activities outdoors. Undoubtedly , two of the activities become increasingly important in these Pyrenean lands include hiking and mountaineering , sports star place . And the hiking and mountaineering in culd allow you to enjoy endless landscapes of the most picturesque and varied , and may run into on your way with all…

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The Pallars Sobirá and resources

Traditionally Pallars Sobirá was a region devoted specifically to agriculture and subsistence farming. Formerly resources of logging and mining that stood between the iron mines of the Vall Ferrera is also obtained. Another important chapter was the salt of Gerri de la Sal and, more recently, the introduction of hydroelectric industries. For some years now the primary sector has lost importance, however, the tertiary sector has increased based on tourism. The tourist attractions of the region are its historical heritage,…

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Good start of the season in the ski resorts of the Pyrenees of Lleida

The ski resorts in the Pyrenees of Lleida have advanced the start of the 2013-14 season last November 23 and prevention have almost all of their slopes and lifts running to the bridge of the Constitution. Heavy snowfall in the second half of November in most of the Pyrenees with significant thicknesses and low temperatures have allowed Baqueira Beret facilities partially opened on Saturday November 23 and Port Aine , Espot and Port del Comte Ski the day November 30.…

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