Anyós

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Anyós
11th century Romanesque Church of St Christopher
Anyós is located in Andorra
Anyós
Anyós
Location in Andorra
Coordinates: 42°32′4.53″N 1°32′29.94″E / 42.5345917°N 1.5416500°E / 42.5345917; 1.5416500
Country  Andorra
Parish La Massana
Elevation 5,673 ft (1,729 m)
Population (2012)
 • Total 853

Anyós (Catalan pronunciation: [əˈɲos], locally [aˈɲos]) is a village in Andorra, located in the parish of La Massana and 1 km from the town of La Massana.

Traditions[edit]

A fiesta is held every 10 July, and by tradition the priest blesses a carriage in the village square opposite the medieval Church of St Christopher (Sant Cristòfol) who is the patron saint of the village.[citation needed]

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Coordinates: 42°32′4.53″N 1°32′29.94″E / 42.5345917°N 1.5416500°E / 42.5345917; 1.5416500