Menorca Blog

Menorca is an Island which seems to be able to captivate and motivate visitors to return time and time again. The deeper you dig into its past and marvel at its present the more intrigued you are likely to become.

Jan 27, 2013

Starlings in SonBou Menorca

Of all the features over the years which have continued to arouse interestthe large flocks of Starlings which roost in the Reed Beds close to Torre Soli,Son Bou.

Again this week I have been contacted about my feature on these intriguing birds by visitors to Mallorca who have noted Starlings apparently arriving from the direction of Menorca early in the day and again flocking just before dusk to head back in large numbers towards Menorca.

I have read that Starlings often travel up to 20 miles in a day in search of food and would love to learn more about these Menorcan flocks of Starlings

Anyone who can shed light on this phenomena can visit our Starlings page.

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Jan 01, 2013

Walking Holidays In Menorca

Although the beaches are the most frequently featured attractions Menorca offers so much more.

Winter Sun Walking Holidays | Camino Ways Blog


Please see winter sun walking holiday options below: Menorca from €650pp & Mallorca from €390pp. The Balearic island of Menorca remains one of the most unspoilt islands in the Mediterranean. The local population ...

Find out about Menorcas many unique attractions

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Dec 29, 2012

Menorca in the Top 5

It's good to see Menorca and its beaches being recognised further a field.

My Top 5: Best Beaches in Europe –


Whilst its sister islands in the Balearic's seem to grab the attention Menorca has just as many beautiful beaches worth exploring just like Cala Galadana – The Queen of the Calas. Cala Galdana Menorca Spain. Cala Galdana ...

There are a few beaches in Menorca I would give prizes to. Which is your favourite? Let us know using our feedback form

Dec 29, 2012

Kindle and the Island of Menorca!

It never ceases to amaze me how far and wide the Island of Menorca can spread its unique influences.....

After Menorca ….. new Kindle and many more books « 51stories


He's a very puzzled young man, and the story is a brilliant account of twins, finding themselves thrown into the world on their own when their parents, totally out of character, decide to rob a bank and think they can get away with it. They don't, of course. That's enough of a review for now. I've got many more ... Posted in Books, damaged Kindles, e-books, e-reader, holidays, Kindle, Menorca. « Winners and Unesco's first City of Literature in England · Feeling lost after ...

A Kindle is an ideal travelling companion as you can see here

Dec 28, 2012

James Villas in the Canary Islands

If I have the opportunity of a winter break I choose Fuerteventura as it is a tranquil island. I also look to stay in a James Villas property, as I do in Menorca, safe in the knowledge of an excellent service and genuine good value for money.

Take a look for yourself using the following link to the Fuerteventura pages

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Dec 28, 2012


We are delighted to hear that James Villas whom we feature in our website has won a prestigious award recently

Worldwide Villa Holidays : James Villas Wins Award | Worldwide ...

If you prefer taking a relaxing Worldwide Villa Holiday then you should check out JamesVillas who won a Silver Award in the Prestigious 2012 British Travel Awards. A record breaking 100,000 plus UK households cast ...

My wife and members or our family and close friends have stayed in James Villas properties many times and congratulate them on their well deserved recognition.

Dec 23, 2012

Merry Christmas to you!

We are planning a regular issue of our new magasine.

Please take a look and give us your thoughts.


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Dec 22, 2012

Es Gust de Nadal

Menorca has its own words and phrases and the Festive Season adds a few more.

'Es Gust de Nadal' Flavour of Christmas | Menorca Blue


Firstly there is Christmas, Navidad in Spanish or Nadal in Menorcan. Then there is New Year's Eve, Nochevieja in Spanish or Nit Vella in Menorcan, which translates into 'Old Night'. Lastly there is the Feast of the Epiphany ...

Take a look at Menorca now ahead of your holiday planning.