Pula Country Club
Travel Blogs from Arta
Friday 24 July
Left the anchorage at a reasonable early hour and headed north. We want to get to Port
Pollensa in the north and tuck away securely before the strong windsforecast set in.Must say the coastline on the east side of the island is just stunning, especially further north you go.
Saturday 25 July
Well the winds definitely blew as predicted. Stayed put most ...
... 22 July
We're not sure whether to stay or push on but one of the main tasks of today is to fix the main sail. It took a good 2 hours to get it out and then back in again. There were a number of factors which contributed to the problem which we now know to keep a look out for. Mainly the
inhaul furler had somehow skipped a couple of grooves which was why the sail was difficult to get out, including some of the folds in the sail. Anyways, ...
Nous avons quitté Cala Mondrago le matin et avons une navigation parfaite pendant 4 heures. Pas énormément de vent mais Kivu allait comme une flèche. Après 4 heures le vent a changé et nous avons préféré nous arrêter plutôt que d'utiliser le moteur. Nous nous sommes arrêtés dans une grande baie, nous ne sommes que 3 bateaux au mouillage. We've ...
... You will be pleased to know that I finally had a win when we went to Porto Cristo today. Irene took me to a great dress shop and I splurged on a lovely top... All of 15 euro! We had coffee at Porto Cristo at the marina which also has a lovely beach. We strolled along the boardwalk and looked at the interesting water craft and yachts. We saw a huge homemade catamaran ...
... of tourists wandering the streets made us appreciate staying in rural Majorca with the local people. Our fist stop was the Cathedral of Santa Maria of Palma, more commonly referred to as La Seu, which is a Gothic Roman Catholic cathedral built on the site of a pre-existing Arab mosque. It is huge! It's impressive size and Gothic design on the outside is matched by the ornate and richly designed interior. At the front of ...
Other places to stay in Arta
Urbanizacion s'Estanyol, calle 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