Lleida in Spain has been developing fast into one of the world's premier sport climbing areas, thanks in great part to one of the main activists, Dani Andrada. Pete O'Donovan introduces the Catalonian delights. Now a new selected climbs guidebook “Lleida.
The huge range of accommodations runs from five-star Hotel ... but La Portette has 26 spacious bedrooms, direct access to the piste and stunning mountain views. The Spanish royal family are fans of this ski area in the region of Lleida in western Catalonia.
Until 1659 Perpignan was part of Spain and it remains, after Barcelona and Lleida ... Hôtel de la Loge, 1 rue Fabriques d'en Nabot (00334 6834 4102); Hôtel de France, 16 quai Sadi Carnot (00334 6834 9281); Hotel New Christina, 51 cours Lassus (00334.