What is the history of Andorra?
France and the bishop of Urgel held joint sovereignty over Andorra from 1278 to 1993. Voters chose to adopt a parliamentary system March 14,1993, although co-princes remain heads of state. Tourism, especially skiing, is the economic mainstay. A free port, Andorra attracts more than 10,000,000 visitors annually.
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Europe - it is near France and Spain . Andorra is in Europe. Europe (Andorra is situated on the border of France and Spain. Andorra is a country in Europe.
Andorra la Vella is the capital city of Andorra. It is situated in the south west of the country, not far from the border with Spain.
Here's some info: . The capital is Andorra la Vella . The official languages are Catalan and French. . Their currency is the Euro . Their motto is "Virtus Unita Fortior" which means "StrengthUnited is Stronger" . The main religion is Roman Catholic
The Principality of the Valleys of Andorra is an independentcountry. However, for rather complicated reasons, the president ofFrance is a reigning prince of Andorra but actually has no power.
No, Andorra is not an island. It is a tiny country between Spain and France.
The average temperature of Andorra is 50 degrees Fahrenheit. Thewinters are mild and the summers are cool because of the proximityto the ocean.
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There are two national holidays in Andoraa. The 14th March is the "DÃa de la ConstituciÃ³" (Constitution's day) and the 8th September is "Mare de Deu de Meritxel" (Our Lady of Maritxel).
Due to the fact Andorra has no airports, you need to fly to either France or Spain and then take the bus. If you fly to Barcelona (about a 2/ 2 and a half hour flight) you can take the bus to Andorra (3 / 4 hours long).
You call Andorra people Andorran people, i know, im doing a report on the country...their language is called Catalan
Before the euro was introduced, Andorra used French francs and Spanish pesetas. It did not have currency of its own (and still doesn't.)
No, because Andorra is not in the EU. The smallest country in the EU is Malta.
My great grandfather "Francsico Simeone" was a prisoner of war aboard the Andorra Star sunk by a U-boat (U-47 commanded by the famous Gunther Prien, in the night 1-2 July 1940) Lee Simeone www.simeoneuk.com email@example.com
There are over 2000 stores in Andorra. They don't have a duty tax, so it's a great place to shop.
Here are some facts; . Andorra began as a modern state in 1993 . In 1943 Andorra carried out its first exucation since the 19th century
The FIFA World Cup qualifying game between England and Andorra was at 20:15 (BST) on 10-Jun-2009.
Andorra doesn't have a president. It has two co-princes. One is thehead of the French government; the other is the Bishop of Seud'Urgell in Spain. There is also a Parliament. The elected head isconsidered the head of government. His (or her) term is four years. Principal Government Officials in 200…9 Co-Prince--Nicolas Sarkozy, President of France Co-Prince--Joan Enric Vives i Sicilia, Bishop of Seu d'Urgell,Spain Head of Government--Jaume Bartumeu Andorra is a Principality, there is no President. Please check therelated link for details. Update as of 2014: chief of state: French Coprince Francois HOLLANDE (since 15 May2012); represented by Christian FREMONT (since September 2008) andSpanish Coprince Archbishop Joan-Enric VIVES i Sicilia (since 12May 2003); represented by Nemesi MARQUES i Oste (since 30 July2003) head of government: Head of Government (or Cap de Govern)Antoni MARTI PETIT (since 12 May 2011) -next election April 2015 Andorra doesn't have a President. It is a Co-Principality, with two Princes as Head of State. These are ceremonial positions, which have no real power. The two Heads of State are the President of France and the Bishop of Urgell in Spain. The Head of Government (Cap de Govern) of Andorra is currently Jaume Bartumeu Cassany of the Social Democratic Party (Partit SocialdemÃ²crata). Andorra has a Prime Minister, Jaume Bartumeu. ( Full Answer )
Andorra is shown on political maps, provided there's enough detail in the map. It's a very small country.
Andorra has foods like what the french and Spain people eat since it is located right between them. The most foods that they eat are Mediterranean foods and red wine to keep a healthy diet.
You have to be 18 to buy it or look 18 .. 16 to drink it. if someone else buys it for a person under 18 its their responsibilitly if they get into trouble
Andorra is a very small landlocked European country located in the Pyrenees Mountains between Spain and France. It has a population of about 84,500 Its area is 468 sq. km. (180 sq. mi.), making it about half the size of New York City and smaller than many other North American cities. Andorra was …made famous in the 1960s by peace activist and folk singer Pete Seeger, who wrote a song commemorating the fact that Andorra's national defence budget amounted to only four dollars and ninety cents. ( Full Answer )
Andorra is known as the country with the longest life expectancy, most of the people live long lives. this may because they eat very healthy diets, but also the quality of life must be better.
Andorra has a unique system. There are coprinces as the chief of state, one from Spain and one from France. The French Coprince is Nicolas Sarkozy represented by Philippe Massoni and the Spanish Coprince is Bishop Joan-Enric Vives i Sicilia represented by Nemesi Marques i Oste. The head of governme…nt is the Executive Council President Jaume Bartemeu Cassany as of June 2009.. ( Full Answer )
The national dish of Andorra is Escudella. It is a stewmade from chicken, veal, meatballs, pig snout and trotters,butifarra sausage with potatoes, cabbage and white beans orchickpeas. Another dish is similar to the British bubble and squeakdish using mashed potatoes, cabbage, leeks and pork. Anoth…er dishis snails with olive oil, salt and garlic mayonnaise called cargol. Generally Andorrans eat some French dishes and some SpanishCatalonian dishes. ( Full Answer )
Yes Andora has a football team. but they are a week team and do not qualify for the Euro or the world cup.
Women wear flowered skirts and some types of shirts and men basically wear what Irish men wear but in general they wear western styled clothing! . Your Welcome
Andorrans tend to eat a mix of Spanish Catalan cuisine, such as sausages, cheese, Trinxat (a dish made of potato and cabbage) and Coques (which are flavored flat cakes).
It is 278 miles (Approx.). Note that this is a straight distance between the twoplaces. The actual distance may vary according to the flight path or road/sea routechosen.
Many are now suggesting that rugby in Andorra has grown to such an extent that it has now become the tiny nation's national sports.
Andorra have a very por and weak team, so it stands in 150 or so. They have not qualified for a world or euro cup even.
Tourism is the mainstay of Andorra's economy. It accounts for 80% of GDP (Gross Domestic Product). The maxing sector is also a large contributor to the GDP (given the fact that Andorra is a tax haven)
Antoni MartÃ is the Prime Minister of Andorra. He became the Prime Minister of Andorra on 2011 May 12, after the 2011 parliamentary elections. The Prime Minister of Andorra is the head of government, and is elected by the Andorran Parliament.
Simple, if you don't work you don't get money, there are no government payments for not working in Andorra. So the answer is, won't work, don't eat.
Most likely not. Andorra is a small landlocked country between Spain and France. Spain itself has only ever had one tropical depression.
It has 3 vertical bars: blue, yellow, red from left to right. In the center yellow panel there is the Andorran Coat of Arms with a bishop's hat in the upper left corner, alternating yellow and red bars in the upper right and lower left, and two cows in the lower right.
Cannabis is not legal in Andorra. Laws are heavily enforced and thepeople are very intolerant of its use. That is not saying youcannot find it for sale.
Not directly. But Andorra does not have a separate visa. If you are already in France or Spain with a Schengen Visa, you can enter Andorra.
I want to say around 63 cities, but i maybe wrong. Andorra is apretty small country, it is half of Brampton and it has a largerpopulation of Andorra (Brampton is a city in Canada).
Jaume Bartumeu Cassany was the prime minister of Andorra in 2010. Bartumeu became the prime minister of Andorra officially on 2009 June 5. The Prime Minister of Andorra is the head of government, and is elected by the Andorran Parliament.
The traditional religion of Andorra is the Roman Catholicism. About the 90% of the population are Roman Catholic. One of the two co-princes of Andorra is a Catholic bishop.
Of Course Not! is a small landlocked country between Spain and France You can check wikipedia if you don't know!
Andorra is a valley in the mountains. That's why sky is a good option to do for winter months. You also can go to some spa or shopping mall.
Andorra has many special things. - The Principality of Andorra is a Parliamentary democracy and Constitutional Diarchy. The chiefs of state are two co-princes, they are the President of France (curiously one republic) and the catholic Bishop of Urgell. These princes never live in Andorra. - An…dorra created its own currency, the "diner", but even the own government prefered to use the currencies of Spain and France. Since 2002 Andorra uses in facto the Euro without be member of Eurozone or the European Union. - The gross domestic product at purchasing power parity of countries per capita is the tenth highest of the world and almost the same that the USA (CIA World Factbook 2010). The unemployment is among the lowest ones of the world. The taxes are very low and the prices are cheap. - The 80% of andorran GDP comes from the tourism. 2,100,000 foreigners visit Andorra every year for enjoy the snow, the spas, the mountains and the shopping malls. - Andorra has an official population of 84,082 (2009 census). Andorrans, who are ethnically Catalans, are a minority in their own country; Spanish, French, and Portuguese residents make up about 2/3 of the population. The 90% of population are Roman catholic. - Andorra has an area of 467.63 km2 (180.55 sq mi). The country has 44 towns and villages divided in 7 counties. Andorra is situated in the Pyrenees mountains, between the spanish and french borders. Its capital, Andorra la Vella, is the highest capital city in Europe, being at an elevation of 1023 metres. - The official and historic language is Catalan. Thus the culture, the traditions, the law or the law are also Catalan. Andorra is the only sovereign state with catalan as official language, but just about 0.5% of catalan speakers live in Andorra. - Since the 13th century just the French Empire of Napoleon Bonaparte conquered Andorra. - Andorran government can expulse immigrant population if they get a diseasese or lose their job. - Andorra has three education systems. The andorran one in catalan language, the french one (payed by french government) and the spanish one (payed by spanish government). - Andorra has 1 university, 1 hospital, 1 tv channel and 0 airports. ( Full Answer )
Not really. The parliamentary was transformed into democracy but the Chief head is not democratic, i.e., It has two monarchs as Heads.
Andorrans wear modern Western-style clothing. Traditional costumes are still worn for folk dancing and on special occasions. The traditional costume for women features a full, flowered skirt over a white petticoat, fingerless net gloves, and black espadrilles with white stockings. The traditional co…stume for men is a white shirt, dark knee-length pants, white stockings, and black shoes. ( Full Answer )
France is to the North and Spain is to the South. Andorra is a landlocked country. They speak Catalan and spend Euros.
It is a tricolour of navy blue, yellow and red, with the Andorran coat of arms in the central yellow bar. It was officially adopted in August 1971.
Andorra is a unitary parliamentary constitutional diarchy. Basically, Andorra is a constitutional diarchy. A diarchy is where there are two heads of state, compared to a monarchy which only has one. The President of France and the Bishop of Urgell serve as Co-Princes of Andorra.
The top hotels in Andorra are: . Andorra Park Hotel . Hotel Ski Plaza . Sport Hotel Hermitage & Spa . Eurostars Andorra Centre . Holiday Inn Andorra . The nice thing about hotels in Andorra is they don't add extrataxes.
There are a few Andorras in the world. If you're referring to theprincipality in Europe, it's about 100 miles from the coast.