Pula Country Club
Travel Blogs from Arta
... but we did venture off the beaten track for a day and hired ourselves a moped. Off we pootled up the coast, sunned ourselves on not 1 but 3 beaches, and found the most amazing caves I think we've ever seen. Coves d'Arta were first studied in the early 19th century, they were discovered many years before but never properly chronicled. They were formed between 100million and 65million years ago in a series of cataclysmic tectonic movements. Two great slabs of the ...
... We stopped a few times so the boys could jump off the cliff side into the water. Afternoon nap then dinner at the resort, after our experience in Barcelona our expectations were low but we were pleasantly suprised. We've hired a car here to get around the Island so we drove to the marina area to enjoy a few cocktails (sangria) it's beautiful and there are so many amazing yatchs. ...
... the paella and we had to 'doggie-bag' the rest. The paella was certainly the best we've ever had. It was after 1800 when we returned from lunch and nobody felt like dinner.
Chris and I had a quick dip in the pool and Cathryn took the boys back to their apartment in Magalluf. Larry, Andrew and Harry are leaving for Barcelona ...
... a half. We left for lunch and went into Alcudia port and ate in a restaurant right on the water. Then I went into a shop to buy football jerseys for the grand kids. I hope they like them they cost 50 euros each. The woman said they were the official football jersey. Returned to the house and we took a dip in the pool. This place is so relaxing. After a while we went over to the canopied double loungers and rested. Then we showered ...
... The boys were going to be ravenous after their long bike ride up to Valldemossa.
We ended up at another supermarket in Santa Ponca instead - Erosti.
Had a lovely dinner back at the farm this evening for 11. Lively conversation, steaks and sausages on the BBQ with mushrooms, asparagus, potatoes, salad and lots of wine followed by cheese and delicious Majorcan ...
Other places to stay in Arta
Urbanizacion s Estanyol, c. Pla de Mar, s/n, Arta | 4 star hotelfrom $83
Carrer Pou Nou, 26, Arta | 4 star hotelfrom $112
C./ Abeurador, 21, Arta | Hotelfrom $196
Ctra. Arta-Cala Torta Km 8, Arta | 4 star hotelfrom $104
Carretera Palma, Arta | Hotelfrom $288
C/ Centre 7, Arta | Hotelfrom $135