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News Andorra » History: Lift-off in Andorra: Why all novice skiers will soon be whizzing down these fun, friendly slopes (but avoid the school holidays)

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Publication date: Friday 15 January 2016

Andorra is a tiny country in the Pyrenees on the border between Spain and France, just two hours from Barcelona. Its resident population is just 76,000. The week we were there looked like being the busiest in the history of the resort, with a perfect ...

News Andorra » History: Speed skiing: too fast for the Olympics

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Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

It has not featured at the Games since then, despite a long history and a simplicity that feels very ... Farrell, who is 34, has invited me to Andorra, the mountainous principality between Spain and France, for the finals of the 2017 speed skiing world ...

News Andorra » History: Big Man, Little Countries

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Publication date: Saturday 06 August 2011

In Part 2 of "Big Man, Little Countries," Josh Levin surveys the fast cars and rich ... When we think of a place like Andorra, if we big-country folk think of it at all, all that comes to mind is its weeness. I can empathize: As a man of 6-foot-6, I ...

News Andorra » History: Is Andorra cycling's best-kept secret?

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Publication date: Saturday 09 July 2016

I was halfway up the Andorra’s Coll de la Gallina ... for a stage of last year’s Vuelta a Espana (described as the toughest in the race’s 80-year history), as well as for this year’s Tour de France. Keen amateurs may well point out that Andorra ...

News Andorra » History: Roxborough/Manayunk/East Falls Around Town community calendar: Week of Feb. 21

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Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Preschool Storytime: The Andorra library hosts a regular drop-in preschool storytime ... This monthly tour series provides an informative overview of Laurel Hill’s long and colorful history, which includes many of the marble masterpieces, stunning ...

News Andorra » History: Andorra to end long history as tax haven: PM

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Publication date: Sunday 09 October 2011

PARIS (Reuters) - The principality of Andorra, long out of reach for European and international tax authorities, announced on Monday that it would vote on legislation to introduce a range of taxes on people, products and corporations as early as 2012.

News Andorra » History: Andorra take first steps on uphill climb

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Publication date: uesday 04 April 2017

A very short history *The Andorra national women’s team only played for the first time in 2014, when they took part in that year’s UEFA Women’s Development Tournament. Then coach Joan Carles Ruiz led the side to victory in their first fixture ...

News Andorra » History: T-Mobile Claims $.20/Minute Coverage In “All” Of Europe, But What About Andorra? What About Andorra??

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Publication date: hursday 17 September 2015

In spite of its tiny size, Andorra — situated along the border of France and Spain in the eastern Pyrenees mountains — is still a pretty significant tourist destination, with millions of people popping by for the scenery… and most likely to buy “I ...

News Andorra » History: Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, day six

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Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

JARRYD Hughes became the first Aussie in history to snag a medal in the snowboard cross with ... finals after being clipped from behind by a falling Lluis Marin Tarroch of Andorra. Aussie snowboarder Adam Lambert was sent spiralling out of the men ...

News Andorra » History: Euro 2016 qualifying: Wales 2-0 Andorra

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Publication date: onday 12 October 2015

Wales finished their historic Euro 2016 qualifying campaign with a patchy win against Andorra - but that did not detract from ... years and were in danger of becoming only the second team in history to lose a qualifier against the Catalan principality.