Hotel Illa d'Or
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Aptly named, this mostly flat route has the bonus of stopping at a well-known restaurant for fantastic cakes at the midpoint. I'll be honest, while it was nice to be back on the bike again, visiting the shop and seeing how much pride the creator of these goodies had with her wares... And the joy in parsing them up for people to consume was a close second. Did I mention that at 95km in length, this ...
... Once there, walk through 200m of tunnels to reach the Torrent de Pareis ('twin streams'), which begins several kilometres up in the mountains at the confluence of the torrents of Lluc and Gorg Blau. Up to 400m high and only 30m wide, with some sections never seeing daylight, this dramatic gorge culminates in a small pebble beach where you can picnic among the crowds. In summer, when the gorge is dry, you can hike inland between the cliffs; do not attempt this in ...
A couple hills and a coffee stop, not much to report today aside from another lovely day of riding. We passed many an almond tree, one of Mallorca's key products along with lemons, oranges and apricots. The coffee stop in Bunyola coincided with their feast day for their patron Saint Mateu. Song, dance, piñata-like activities for the kids, and a a parade through town with bagpipes for all the villagers was quite the sight, and it looked like everyone was ...
... day ensuring that our anchor wasn't dragging and that we stayed will clear of “tina” a nice looking boat on a mooring beside us.
Late afternoon we took the dinghy and went wandering around the town. For a resort it has a lovely atmosphere. Found supermarkets which is always a good thing.
Sunday 26 July
Got up early and took the bus to Pollenca old town. ...
Friday 17 July
Washed her down once more and then headed off to our next anchorage. With the sea breeze
with us we got a lovely gentle sail in.
The anchorage is very crowded, a bit like Formentera but less of the super yachts but just as much traffic with the dinghies, jet-ski's etc.
We chose one spot and when we tried to anchor, in what I thought was sand we managed to
find a rock into which our brand new anchor (which Gen had only ...