Cova d'en Xoroi nightclub in Menorca on the Balearic Islands of Spain on Mallory on Travel adventure travel, photography, travel Iain Mallory_Menorca3402

Menorca; Timeless gem found in the details

There’s a chance those without a degree in smart Alec or geography will have had to google Menorca, surprised to discover there is a third Balearic island. This one however, isn’t just about all night partying and daytime recovery on the beach; it’s an unheralded and timeless cultural gem of the Spanish Mediterranean. Menorca is an island, therefore it’s blessed …

The harbour of Ciutadella second city on the Balearic island of Menorca, Spain on Mallory on Travel adventure travel, photography, travel Iain Mallory_Menorca3051

Traditionally Menorca

Menorca is probably the least well known of the Balearic Islands, in fact often when I mentioned visiting, the reply would usually be “oh I love Majorca”. Resulting in a lengthy, if somewhat tedious lesson in Mediterranean geography. Menorca doesn’t do tourist traps or even lively nightlife; in fact, it’s claimed the island only has one real nightclub (Cova d’en …

Slideguide Menorca

Guide to Menorca Capital city: Maó or Mahon Other principle cities: Ciutadella, Fornells, Cala Galdana-Ferreries Main airport/s: Mahon Principle airline: Several national and budget airlines have regular flights from throughout the UK and rest of Europe, including Easyjet, Thomas Cook, Monarch and even British Airways. Visa requirements: As part of Spain, which is a member of the European Union, visas are not required for EU citizens. Language: Menorquí …