The Melon festival of Vilafranca de Bonany took place as usually during the first weekend of September and counted with a lot of traditional and handmade products which were offered for sale by locals. A small sample of what the festival had to offer besides the cultural and artistic representations can be found here:
Cala Santanyi is a lovely, sandy beach situated in the municipality of Santanyi and nearby Cala Llombards. The beach of Cala Santanyi is 70 meters large and 100 meters deep and counts just like all other beaches of Mallorca with crystal clear waters and a shallow seabed. A gallery of Cala Santanyi can be found […]
Cala Mesquida is a wide, sandy beach situated between Arta and Capdepera. An aerial view of Cala Mesquida and it’s surroundings can be found here.
The S’Illot beach is situated in the municipality of Alcudia and in the peninsula of Victoria. The beach can be reached through the road that goes from Alcudia to Ermita de la Victoria as it’s situated 5 km. from the town of Alcudia. The S’Illot beach is named after the small island that is situated […]
Caló d’en Busquets represents a small marina which together with Caló d’en Boira makes Cala Figuera of Santanyi. The fishermen houses built on the edge of the marina along with the typical Mediterranean architecture make Caló d’en Busquets look like a dream place to visit. While most of the boats are traditional majorcan “llaüts” which […]
From Alcudia to Vitoria and passing through Mal Pas – Bonaire, one must follow a narrow road which goes across the coastline all the way up to a military area where the entry is obviously restricted. The local interest points are known as Cap Petit, Es Dolç & Penya Fort and represent coastal ares with spectacular […]
The “Peninsula of the Pumpkin” represents a small peninsula situated north of the Tower on the Hill of Falcons and south of the Porto Cristo bay. Although it does not have any beach or any urban settlement on it, a small path allows nature enthusiasts to make a little excursion up to the head of […]
The Tower on the Hill of Falcons is a watchtower and defense point which dates back to 1577. In 1693 there were two guards there who dedicated solely and expressly monitoring the coasts of eastern Mallorca. Since 1769 the tower got a gun and went on to be a tower of surveillance besides being a watchtower and defense. Soon after, in […]