Top 5 landmarks in Andorra

Andorra is a principality located between Spain and France, in the eastern part of the Iberian Peninsula. This beautiful country is very small in size - 468 sq. km., has a 269 km. roads and the population is employed mainly in the field of tourism.

The country is visited by about 8 million tourists every year mainly during the winter months. There are ideal conditions for skiing, and the main settlements are located in the lowlands along the river rolling. The capital is Andorra la Vella, where are concentrated most banks and administrative buildings.

The Principality of Andorra is located in the high mountains between 2,000 m and 2,500 m in the summer there are very good conditions for hiking.

Landmarks in Andorra are not much, except for a few historical sites of national importance as building "House of the Valley" with its characteristic watchtower. Here is the seat of the Parliament of the XIV century. This European country has a duty-free policy and is an attractive place for European businesses.Bookmark and Share

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Natural landmarks in Andorra

Because the Spanish province of Catalonia is very close in Andorra speak Catalan as well as French of course.

Much of guests visiting Barcelona and Andorra also because the road is very comfortable and pleasant. The climate in the principality of Andorra is dry because the mountains do not allow low clouds often pass over the valley.

However, in spring and autumn fall 1500 mm. And the higher parts of the snow lasts about seven months.

The most important ski resorts in Andorra

It is interesting to see the old cities of Andorra la Vella, Caldea and Encamp, where well-preserved stone streets and houses, and to feel the spirit of our ancestors lived on these lands.

In the town of Encamp can visit the museum of the car and the ski resort Piriniete - Soldeu. City Caldea has several hot springs which are used for saunas and healthy bathing. Andorra is not a member of the European Union, but the economy is related to the alliance, as the currency is Euro. On the slopes of the mountains there are pastures for the development of animal and plant. All is well ordered and regulated by law.

This is actually the secret of success for this small but beautiful country. It should be noted that in recent years a drop on an tourists to the Principality of Andorra, as neighboring countries Spain and France are the real giants to attract visitors.

They also offer a wide variety of products with low customs fees. Andorra has no ethnic problems and minorities. The population is mainly Portuguese, French and Spanish, and part of them (33%) are called andor people. Religion is Catholic, although the territory of Andorra is no big Catholic cathedral.

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