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 […]

Colonia de Sant Jordi

February 10, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

The town of Colonia de Sant Jordi lies on the southern end of the island. It has a handful of modest hotels, a few restaurants, a pretty beach and an interesting harbour.

Cap de Formentor

October 30, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

The FormentorPeninsula, at the northern end of the Serra de Tramuntana, is a 20-km (12-mile) long headland of steep cliffs, that is in some places 400 m (1,300 ft) high. The footpath from the road leads to the Mirador des Colomer from which you can enjoy spectacular views of the sea and the El Colomer […]

Northwestern coast of Mallorca

October 2, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

The northern slopes of the Serra de Tramuntana provide some magnificent views and a wonderful sense of isolation. Andratx and Valldemossa have a number of interesting historic sights but it is the scenery of the rugged coastline, which manages to be both sinister and beautiful, that is most impressive. The route is dramatic, traversing tunnels […]