One-minute video about the tiny country of Andorra, a tiny full of contradictions high in the Pyrenees mountains. Learn more about this quirk of history in the travel and country guide Discover Charming Andorra: A… Read More »What do you know about the tiny country of Andorra?
Andorran law guarantees freedom of religion. There is no official state church, nonetheless the Catholic Church has an elevated status and enjoys some privileges not provided to other faiths. The bishop in the nearby Spanish… Read More »Book Extract: Religion in Andorra
In my travel book Discover Charming Andorra I describe how my wife and I, planning a cosy apartment stay in Andorra, reached the principality in the Pyrenees one winter evening after a long drive through… Read More »A Lovely, Cosy Apartment Stay in Andorra
EXCURSION 1: Southern Andorra, Spain and Shopping Drive to St Julià de Lòria and then take the scenic road (Ctra. la Rabassa) towards Naturland. Continue past the outdoor activities site until you reach Ctra. La… Read More »Book Extract: Suggested Excursion in Andorra and Spain
The following is a brief book extract from the history chapter of Discover Charming Andorra At the start of the 20th century Andorra was still cut off from the world and the economic situation remained… Read More »Short Extract: Discover Charming Andorra
I have heard of this Andorra, and have purposely abstained from touching it, because I think it ought to be preserved as a political curiosity. Napoleon Bonaparte(Image: Wikipedia Commons) When writing Discover Charming Andorra I… Read More »Andorra: “A Political Curiosity”