Andorre

A tiny principality established in the middle of the massif of the Pyrenees, between France and Spain, Andorra is governed by the President of the French Republic and the Bishop of Urgell in Catalonia, a unique paréage system! But we do not usually make in Andorra to wonder of its political machinery (Andorra is a European tax havens), but with a pair of skis, ready to storm its ski areas high quality, or a pair of hiking boot when the snow melted. Because the country is essentially composed of three valleys that one travels to discover the architectural as well as natural heritage: a richness that has earned the Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley to be declared World Heritage Site! Andorra, or how to holiday in the montagneLAndorre is not just a favorable destination for buying perfume, alcohol, cigarettes and other duty-free goods that are often found in the trunk of passing visitors . No, Andorra, is above all the mountains and all the pleasures attached to it. In the heart of the Pyrenees, Andorra attracts especially during the winter for its ski resorts. Good leads, quality of infrastructure, a wide range hotel. No wonder it can get crowded at times too! The months when the influx is highest are December and February. School holidays in France but also in Spain. If you really want, it is better to book your accommodation in advance a good time for these periods in summer the scenario is quite different: outdoor sports, hiking (GR through several Andorra), mountain biking, climbing. Activities abound Andorra and less successful than in winter. Less crowded, but it's also cheaper. budget side, catering and accommodation are more or less at the French prices. You will not have surprises on that side. In addition to basic hotels, the presence of small hostals there is sometimes cheap and hostels