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    Activities for Groups When in Menorca

    Whilst it is considered much more low-key than the neighbouring island of Majorca, Menorca is still a fantastic place to go on a group holiday, especially if your focus is on relaxation. In Menorca you will find numerous beautiful, unspoilt beaches, crystal clear waters and rustic countryside settings. It is the perfect place for you […]

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    Visiting Menorca at Christmas

    Christmas on the island of Menorca is not quite as commercialised as it is in other countries. In the past, Menorcans tended to focus on the religious aspects of the holiday, however over the last few years things have started to change a little. More and more local shops now stock Christmas decorations, gifts and […]

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    Boating & Sailing Trips around Menorca

    Menorca is the second largest of the Balearic Islands after Majorca and arguably the best island out of the group for boating and sailing trips. The island boasts a number of pristine beaches and is also known for its crystal clear waters. In this article we will provide you with tips on the best places […]

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    The Climate of Menorca – Why It’s Worth a Visit All Year Round

    The Balearic island of Menorca is a jewel in the Mediterranean Sea and has become a favourite destination for tourists and holiday makers all year round due to its unique climate and pace of life. The island where it never gets cold and barely rains is particularly appealing to those who want to go out […]

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    Jeep Safaris in Menorca – An Unusual Excursion

    While most people thinking of a trip to Menorca tend to think of it as a beach destination, what many don’t realise is that the island has a whole lot of rugged inland countryside just waiting to be explored. There are plenty of ways you can choose to get around the countryside and see some […]

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    The Minorcan Dialect and How it Differs from Mainstream Spanish

    If you plan on going on holiday to the continent, it’s very easy to assume that Spain and all of its islands speak the same language: Spanish. And if you learnt Spanish at school, or perhaps later on as an adult, you may well feel confident of conversing with the locals in their native language. […]

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  • What’s going on in Menorca this summer

    Summertime in Menorca is all about the fiesta. All across the island throughout the summer, you will find fiestas and celebrations just about every weekend in one town or another. While you’re on the fiesta trail, take the time to experience some of the local sights of the town you’re visiting and see some of […]

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    Menorcan produce

    Like most regions in the Mediterranean, Menorcans are proud of their culture, cuisine and produce, and justifiable so. Though recognisably Spanish, the island’s appetite has been influenced over the years by Greek, Roman, Arab and British settlers, giving its food and produce a unique blend of flavours.   Drinks Surprisingly for some, one of Menorca’s […]

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    The Weather in Menorca

    As you’re sitting at home, staring out at grey skies and planning your summer holiday, the main thing you’re going to be after is a little bit of sunshine. The climate of your chosen destination couldn’t be more important. Too cold and you’ll struggle to get that longed-for tan, too hot and you could be […]

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  • There’s Lots to do in Menorca in the Winter

    When you think of Menorca what do you instantly think of? Sunny beaches,  summer holidays…? Many people do. What so many people don’t realise is that there’s a whole wealth of other activities in Menorca, making this Spanish island the perfect destination for winter holidays too. Here are just some of the activities you can […]

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