pirineo y pallars sobira

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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The park boosts its expansion Aigüestortes

To grow and continue growing wealth in their environment. That is the great challenge of the National Park of Sant Aigüestortes Maurici, the only National Park declared in 1955 Catalunya -, which is the highest honor to a natural area. In March last year, the Department of Territory and Sustainability initiated the administrative process to extend a minimum of 5,000 acres the current 14,119 to have the park. “The petition of its own territory, its natural and socio-economic dynamic role…

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Fishing culd column

Water is the source of life, but also the water relaxes, also becoming a source of peace, calm and tranquility to many. And this calm if combined with soft and gentle sports like fishing, you can become a delight for anyone who gets into the water. For all it is well known that culd spine is your River Noguera Pallaresa, which, along its path gets fed by lakes and ravines are found in the valleys. For countless years, fishing in…

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The 10 best stretches of motorcycle transpyrenean

CATALAN PYRENEES HEART From La Seu d’Urgell to Vielha Bonaigua port     La Seu d’Urgell is a stopping point for many mototuristas in Spain Andorra path whose border is no more than 20 km. It is known that in the capital of this tiny principality, Andorra la Vella, is a great offer and at a great price, all kinds of motorcycles and motorcycle equipment. Other than that, the site offers very little of interest.   It usually happens long…

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SIARB Valley Road

Counties: culd | | Difficulty: Very Easy | | Media Locomotion: car | | Distance: 50.0 km | | Signaling: Yes | | Duration: 5 hrs This route follows the valley of SIARB, which runs from the port of sang to the shores of Pallaresa Noguera. Soriguera Around unusual places remain undiscovered. The route through the valley of Soriguera, formerly known as the valley of SIARB, begins in Sort. You reach this population from La Seu d’Urgell on the N-260…

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