A handsome and comfortable hotel set in a prime location overlooking the port of Mahón. A spacious terrace, complete with pool and dancing palms, adds a touch of exclusivity. The main draw, however, is its proximity to the city of Mahón and the many.
WALTER LOGAN, retired foreign editor of United Press International, spends his summers in Minorca. By WALTER LOGAN People have been coming to Minorca for 7,000 years, but the island, which lies 130 miles off the coast of Spain in the Spanish Balearics.
Mahon and Ciutadella, at a time of year when you just might have them to yourself. NATURE VS. NURTURE Menorca is the farthest east of the Balearics, an archipelago between Spain and Italy that includes the better-known islands of Mallorca and jet-set Ibiza.
Both offer good shopping and a choice of attractive restaurants, cafes and bars. In Mahón highlights include a harbour tour and the Museu de Menorca. Ciudadela has more historical interest, some fine Spanish architecture, and a characterful Old Town.
The most tranquil of the Balearic Islands, Menorca was declared a Unesco Biosphere Reserve ... three-course menu £18). Fronting Maó’s harbour, Jàgaro is best for traditional fish and rice dishes. The menu also features a catch of the day Try the.
Aena (Spain’s national ... with 84 routes into Mahon airport. So what else appeals and what to buy? The sleepy island is another world from Majorca and Ibiza, its fashionable neighbours that enjoy a much higher profile. Menorca, the furthest west.
The capital of the island, Mahon, has one of the world's largest natural harbours. The harbour front is a popular ... Skyscanner find the cheapest flights to Menorca, or wherever you want to go. Looking for a hotel in Menorca as well.
I was a Menorca newbie when I was invited to visit the island with 50 other bloggers, YouTubers and Instagrammers as a guest of Visit Spain. It’s a Balearic island ... All images by Jenography.net. The port of Mahon, lined with cafes, is a picturesque.
Spain is full of great locations ... The gin distillery, Xoriguer (xoriguer.co.uk) on Mahón's harbour, makes alcohol from wine, infused with herbs. Where to stay Besides good-value seaside hotels and apartments, Menorca has some exceptional sites inland.