Sant Andreu de Llavaneres

Sant Andreu de Llavaneres (Catalan pronunciation: [ˈsant ənˈdɾew ðə ʎəβəˈneɾəs]) is a municipality locatit 36 km north o Barcelona (Catalonie) (Spain), alang the Mediterranean coast, atween Mataró an Sant Vicenç de Montalt. It belangs tae the Maresme comarca an the Barcelona province. The short name is simply Llavaneres.

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Coordinates: 41°34′24″N 2°28′58″E / 41.57333°N 2.48278°E / 41.57333; 2.48278Coordinates: 41°34′24″N 2°28′58″E / 41.57333°N 2.48278°E / 41.57333; 2.48278
Kintra Spain
Commonty Catalonie
ProvinceBarcelona
ComarcaMaresme
Govrenment
 • MayorBernat Graupera i Fàbregas
Area
 • Total11.84 km2 (4.57 sq mi)
Elevation
125 m (410 ft)
Population
 (2007)
 • Total9,745
 • Density820/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Llavanerenc, llavanerenca
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

Llavaneres faces the sea tae the east an a natural pairk tae the wast. The veelage haes a mixed agricultural an residential character an haes become a popular vacation an simmer-residence location for fowk livin in Barcelona ower the last fowerty years.

Guid communications wi Barcelona, the Maresme coast an the Mediterranean axis o Fraunce an Spain include a train line tae Barcelona, as well as the C-32 heich-gate an the N-2 road.

Sant Andreu de Llavaneres is the day weel kent for its upscale sailin in simmer, its spring greenpeas, an a panini-style bread cried coca. In 2006 an 2007, the Spain Salsa Festival wis held in Llavaneres wi mony visitors comin frae abroad.[1]

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1900 1930 1950 1970 1986 2007
1129 1508 1758 2573 3432 9745

ReferencesEedit

  • Panareda Clopés, Josep Maria; Rios Calvet, Jaume; Rabella Vives, Josep Maria (1989). Guia de Catalunya, Barcelona:Caixa de Catalunya. ISBN 84-87135-01-3 (Spanish). ISBN 84-87135-02-1 (Catalan).

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