Anoia is our county , it is in the “ sud-oriental of depresion central of Catalonia ”. In this presentation we will speak about : Physical geography, human geography, history, tourist attractions and culture of Anoia County .
Where is Anoia County?
Now, you are in Catalonia and we are going to show you where is Anoia County in Catalonia .
Anoia County’s map
This is a map of Anoia County. Anoia has got 33 “ municipis ”, his capital is Igualada.
Here is Igualada(capital)
La Manresana t ower
There was XXX battle bet w ween Catalonia (Austrians) and French (Castilians).The battle took place in Prats de Rei, in 1711.The battle was part of a war to decide who would be the next king of Spain.
Here is Prats de Rei
Popular Army Training Base
The Republican Army crated a training base.Young men recrivites to fight with the Republican Army were there .The base was created in spring of 1938 towards the end of the s panish c ivil w ar , in Pujalt.It was necessary to prepare men for fighting XXX
Calaf has a legend of his market. The lord of the village gave Calaf’s citizens the privilege of having a market every Saturday. When the day started, the town’s people went to the market. An icy wind started to blow and the people could not speak. The place was silent. The sun continued to rise and gain strength. At noon it began to shine brightly gradually thawing the ice and the words could be heard. Then, at the market everyone is heard all at once. There are a lot of people shouting in the market. They are confused and they covered their ears from going deaf . The moral of the story: When there is a loto f Boise and confusion we say 7 it’s like Calaf Market.
THE DRUMMER OF THE “EL BRUC”
In 19th Century there was a warin Spain (Napoleonic War)
This story explain how an unarmed Group of villagres were able to stop the invading FA When you g oto the MM you can still hear the drum’s echo
Once upan a time in 1808 there was a war. XXX Napoleonic Army had conquered all the territory and finally it was ready to attack EL BRUC
A boy, did that the F.A held back the attack, he hid in one of the nooks and crannies and crannies and durprged them.
The F.A returned, and the boy went to the MM and begin to played his drum.
At the end, the F.A believed that the Boise was a very big army and they fled because they were afraid.