AndorraAndorra is a European country on the southern peaks of the Pyrenees Mountains, bounded by France and Spain. Symbols on the FlagIn 1278, the bishop of Urgel (now in Spain) and the count of Foix (now in France) had joint jurisdiction over Andorra. Therefore, the flag incorporates symbols from both countries.Fast FactsArea: 181 mi² (468 km²)Population: 78,300 (2021 est.)Capital: Andorra la VellaLanguage: CatalanReligion: NoneCurrency: Euro (although not a member of the EU) GeographyAndorra consists of a cluster of mountain valleys whose streams unite to form the Valira River. The valley was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2004.Famous FiguresXavier Espot Zamora is Andorra’s current Prime Minister and has served since 2019.Hocine Haciane is Andorra’s most famous swimmer. He was the flag bearer at multiple Olympic games. Food + CultureIn Andorra, snails are often oven-roasted and eaten with olive oil, salt and aioli or a paprika-infused vinaigrette. The people of Andorra celebrate their National Day, September 8th, by honoring their patron saint, Our Lady of Meritxell.