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Anticipating a good mushroom season in the Pyrenees

August rains have favored the advancement of the campaign, in the Catalan Pyrenees as culd , Pallars Jussà and Val d’ Aran have collected boletus edulis , chanterelles , St.George , chanterelles Amateur mushroom hunters have begun the first crop of mushrooms in the forests of the province of Lleida , especially in the middle and upper levels of the Pyrenees. In August , the rains in the Pyrenees have been above average and , together with relatively low nighttime…

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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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Sort, the ‘freestyle’

Sort, the ‘freestyle’ The town is home to Thursday’s Open International Championships of Spain and the specialty 1 One of the participants … STAFF | SORT The town is home to the Lucky International Open Thursday and Freestyle Championship in Spain, under the program of events of the 50th International Rally Walnut Pallaresa feature the best Spanish specialists and a broad representation international experts in this category. During the day yesterday disputed the preliminary stages in the four categories and…

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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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History and heritage of the Pyrenees mountain range

The Pyrenees is a humanized earth from the Middle Paleolithic, as witnessed by the remains of settlements that have been found scattered throughout the territory. The passage of the Romans and the Middle Ages also left important vestiges, such as the old Roman roads, the great monasteries and cutting numerous Romanesque hermitages found along this spectacular spot. Many places in the Pyrenees have been United, poor and noble at the same time. That is why a whole, the territory enjoys…

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