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I pulled on thick protective trousers, zipped up the back, my hot black anorak, the straps and thick chainsawing gloves...brush cutting here we come. I love the repetitive swing of the machine, it's high pitched whine and the satisfaction of felling triffids! Aubons (porrasa) are about 4' high. A strong fleshy stalks sprout from long green leaves and explode with white flowers. The dried stems can be used to create ...
... lots if interesting conversations. They are an immensely musical, liberal minded family, involved in teaching, music tuition, nursing, alternative therapies and ballroom dancing. His father is a highly intelligent man with a beautiful library of ancient leather bound volumes and the classics. He's a retired bank manager, now writing books about Alaro's history (first town on the island to electricity apparently) and the evolution of surnames in the ...
We had time to drive up to the Finca on Puig de S'Alcadena. Sitting in nearly 200 hectares the beautiful sandy stone building sits romantically above Alaro valley. The balcony would be perfect for a Romeo Juliet encounter, the interiors a museum piece, dusty and unchanged. Huge wooden doors opened to reveal the wooden screw drive and great ...
... knocking comically close to my chin, onto the quiet roads leading to Binissalam. It's a pretty 'real' town with a slightly musty smell emanating from ancient wooded doors under Arab arches. The Romans left their mark, but it feels moorish mixed with a contemporary desert town built on a grid plan. The residents are as mixed as the periods of architecture, fair blond haired children dance along dirt roads alongside their olive skinned and black peers. Mallorca is ...
... of the ride.
Son Menut is a finca (farm). They had their own home orchard and vineyard. Part of the wine we could purchase at dinner was bottled at the finca - a nice product. However, what was best was the fresh squeezed orange juice accompanying breakfast each morning.
Another of the fun experiences about riding in foreign countries is eating new foods. As you would expect we ate cuisine typical to Mallorca - meat, cheese, fruit ...
Other places to stay in Felanitx
Agrupacio Son Tauler 8, Felanitx | 2 star hotelfrom $110
1a Volta, 246, Cami de Son Valls, Felanitx | 3 star hotelfrom $96
Camino Son Prohens 1027, Felanitx | 4 star hotelfrom $141
Carretera Portocolom, Km 6,000, Felanitx | 5 star hotelfrom $273