Easter in La Laguna: Ancestral religious devotion

Easter in La Laguna: Ancestral religious devotion

March 20, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

La Laguna is the best place to discover religious festivities, particularly during Holy Week. The ecclesiastic capital of the Islands hosts various religious processions; on Good Friday, a procession starts at 3am bringing locals together to accompany the worshipped image of Christ on a route passing by several churches in the town.

Inca

March 11, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Inca, the last stop on the train journey from Palma, is the third largest town on the island. A modern industrial place, visitors come here nevertheless, attracted by the cheap leather goods in Avinguda General Luque and Gran Via de Colon. Thursday, market day, is Inca’s busiest time. The stalls lining the streets and squares […]

Day Of The Cross

Day Of The Cross

March 11, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

The 3rd of May is one of the liveliest days in Santa Cruz. Following an old tradition from the times when the city was founded, around five centuries ago, the capital is carefully adorned with flowers neatly tied together by residents to create colourful crosses. Locals from different districts compete to be awarded the most […]

Holiday Inn Alicante Playa de San Juan

Holiday Inn Alicante Playa de San Juan

March 5, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

This hotel features a quiet location just 400 meters from spectacular San Juan beach and only 5 kilometers from the center of Alicante. It is an ideal location for both business and leisure travelers. Completely refurbished in 2000, the hotel offers elegant guestrooms which are decorated in a Mediterranean style. Located a stone’s throw away […]

Best beaches in Mallorca

March 4, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Mallorca has nearly 80 beaches. The best are around Badia de Palma and to the north and northeast of the island. These are great for swimming and sunbathing and are very popular during the peak season. Some of the island’s best beaches have been incorporated into larger resorts and include restaurants, fun parks, watersports and […]

Mallorca attractions

March 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Alcúdia Set between two huge bays, Badia de Pollença and Badia d’Alcodia, this busy town was once a Roman settlement. Although you can see remnants of its ancient past, the town has a slightly sanitised feel and most of the medieval walls encircling it are a modern copy. Just outside the walls are the remains […]

Top 10 Menorca

Top 10 Menorca

March 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

For a relatively small island, Menorca offers bags of choice and variety when it comes to finding things to do.