Majorca is the biggest island combining a little of everything. It doesn’t matter if you like mountain sceneries and hiking or enjoying sun on the beach – you can find it here. Ibiza is a well-known clubbing island, Menorca is a heaven of tranquility with isolated beaches and Formentera is a small chill-out island.
Tourists travelling to Balearic Islands know that they can expect a great time spent on the beach, delicious food and wine, great fun, a lot of shopping and beautiful weather. Explore 5 things you cannot miss when travelling to one of the European holiday paradises!
The grape harvest
Wine producing zones in the Balearich Island host a grape harvest fiesta every year. This thousand-year-old tradition has been improved and Balearic grapevines offer their finest fruits to make the variety of wines each island offers. If you don’t travel to one of the islands in September, don’t forget to try local wines anytime.
There is a big difference between the beaches of Formentera and those of any other island. If you don’t like spending the day on a beach that is packed with tourists, you will find your paradise here. This island is full of isolated beaches with white sand and caves where you can find your piece of relax. Enjoy also sunset parties.
Partying in Ibiza
You’ve surely ever heard of clubbing in Ibiza. This island is a synonym for partying for at least the whole Europe. Check out Space that has been voted the best club in the world. Or go to the Privilege, the world’s biggest club that includes also a swimming pool.
Prehistoric monuments in Menorca
Menorca is often called “a jewel of the Balearic” because of its virgin landscapes and traditional heritage. It is known as one of the best diving spots in the Mediterranean. The island houses also many archeological sites throughout its towns and coastal regions. History lovers can see the spectrum from prehistoric settlements to medieval architecture of these islands with a history of thousands of years.
Majorca: mountain and sea
Majorca is the largest of the Balearic Islands, being Palma de Mallorca the capital of the whole of the Balearic Islands. Most of the tourists come to Majorca because of its beaches, nightlife and shopping. However, those who look for anything more than sun, nightlife and shopping venues, travel to the North of the island. For example Alcudia is a beautiful setting between the moutains and the best beaches.
Hotel Deals in the Balearic Islands
Catalonia Majórica Hotel, Palma de Mallorca
Located on Palma’s promenade, Catalonia Majórica is a 4-star hotel with comfortable rooms and great views onto the sea.
Room rates starting from €51,00
Hesperia Ciutat de Mallorca Hotel, Palma de Mallorca
If you’re looking for relax and beautiful landscapes, the Hesperia Ciutat de Mallorca Hotel is just the place for you.
Room rates starting from €54,00
Photo by Carolina Naftali