Hoteliers on the costas of Spain report average ... much less than the top hotels in the south. And while the beach is not exactly on the doorstep, a short trip on bus 910 will take you to Playa Las Teresitas. Val d'Aran The mighty Pyrenées separate.
The Val d'Anniviers ... and Spain is a decent-sized resort -- 150 kilometers of groomed slopes and 35 lifts -- with an outstanding snow record because of the Atlantic influence. The main village of Baquiera lies at 1,500 meters in the Aran valley with.
The small isolated valley of Aran lies in the heart of the Pyrenees. Although part of Spain, culturally Val d'Aran is closer to France ... Casarilh, Tredos or Bossost were cut off from the outside world in winter. But that changed with the advent of.
EU, Catalan, Spanish and Aranese flags fly in Vielha, in the Val d'Aran ... slopes used by Spain's royal family. Since the referendum, Verges Perez, the Vielha deputy mayor, said potential visitors had canceled almost 30 percent of hotel reservations.
It runs a 14-bedroom "chalet-hotel", about five minutes ... the meltwater ends up not in Spain, but in France, in the Garonne, emptying into the Atlantic near Bordeaux. This valley, the Val d'Aran, has belonged to Spain since 1192, but for centuries.
LAST May, traveling in Spain's dramatic snowcapped Catalan Pyrenees ... 230 toward a parador in the Val d'Aran in the extreme northeast of the Catalan Pyrenees. This area, surrounded by 9,000-foot peaks, for centuries gained access to a wider world.
a snowy Shangri-La between Spain and France. The Val d'Aran stretches from east to west, the only such valley in the Pyrenees. Its northern flank forms part of the modern Spanish border with France. This remote valley of harsh winters never fell under the.
I began to fall under the spell of Spain's slow seduction on our first foray ... was a scenic journey through the vibrant and hip Val D'Aran. In Espot, the balconied Hotel Saurat's grassy grounds and cozy restaurant was a convenient and quiet base camp.
One Pyrenean valley in particular, Val d'Aran, has remained a ... This isn't news to veteran Spain travelers, but new travelers to Spain should know that the government has created a wonderful system of Parador hotels, which are either set in spectacular.