Catalonia A-Z

For each letter A-Z, can you guess the answer that pertains to Catalonia?
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Clue
Answer
A
Neighbor country in the Pyrenees.
Andorra
B
Capital of Catalonia.
Barcelona
C
Gastronomical celebration where barbecued C... (type of green onion) are consumed in massive quantities.
Calçotada
D
Surrealist artist renowned for his technical skill and bizarre images in his work.
Salvador Dalí
E
River that flows into the Mediterranean Sea forming a delta in the Lands of the same name.
Ebre
F
The other northern neighbor country.
France
G
City in northern Catalonia, at the confluence of the Ter, Onyar, Galligants, and Güell rivers.
Girona
H
Second most populated city.
L'Hospitalet de Llobregat
I
Declared on 27 October 2017, and suspended after 8 seconds.
Independence
J
Patron Saint to whom bonfires, which are particularly popular in many Catalan-speaking areas, are dedicated.
Sant Joan
K
The first great player that made history in FC Barcelona.
László Kubala
L
One of the oldest towns in Catalonia in the Catalan Central Depression.
Lleida
M
A known multi-peaked mountain range near Barcelona.
Montserrat
 
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Answer
N
Inventor of the first air-independent and combustion-engine-driven submarine.
Narcís Monturiol
O
The oldest known literary documents in Catalan (Homilies d'_______) were found here.
Organyà
P
Old popular festival that is celebrated each year in the Catalan city of Berga during Corpus Christi.
La Patum de Berga
Q
Type of bingo that is played during Christmas, sometimes in large venues.
Quina
R
Born in Mallorca, considered one of the fathers of Catalan literature.
Ramon Llull
S
Famous large unfinished minor basilica in Barcelona.
La Sagrada Família
T
Port city in the middle of the Costa Daurada, founded before the 5th century BC.
Tarragona
U
It is home to ancient Iberian archaeological remains, the biggest in Catalonia.
Ullastret
V
Capital of Val d'Aran, where Occitan is an official language.
Vielha e Mijaran
W
German Jewish philosopher who died in Portbou escaping from the nazi armed forces.
Walter Benjamin
X
Typical Catalan sauce, often served with an endive salad and salted cod.
Xató
Y
(Contains Y) Catalan name for Catalonia.
Catalunya
Z
It is located inside the Parc de la Ciutadella, in Barcelona.
Zoo
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