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Travel Blogs from Punta Prima
... already walked a couple of these generally coastal tracks and it would be great to do the rest at some point. At least with the help of this book we can now plan this properly! Fly back into Leeds-Bradford where the weather is cold and wet. Welcome back to the ...
A welcome late start as the bus doesn't leave for Sant Tomas, a small town on the coast in the south of the island, until 12.15. The 10km walk starts with a kilometre along the sandy beaches which look stunning iwith blue sky and turquoise sea. It's a shame to leave as the walk cuts up the limestone gorge but it is equally impressive with trees, scrub, wild flowers against the white limestone. It's hot and eventually we arrive at the Cova de Coloms, ...
A bus trip to the other end of the island to Ciutadella. Although early the 10.15 bus from Mahon is crowded, some standing! We both sleep on the us but wake as we approach Ciutadella. This town is a little gem, lovely old town, cathedral, port, a couple of large plazas one of which is dominated by an out of character obelisk. A walk out to harbour ...
Excellent breakfast and blue sky so we decide to go in the boat trip around the harbour. We depart at 10.30. It's slightly breezy on the water but we still sit up top to get best views. It's worth it! Mahon is a fantastic huge natural harbour with a few small islands which housed a barracks, hospital and isolation island. There's a regatta starting on Thursday with Waly and J type yachts. Both are really big ...
... of very impressive yachts in ready for a regatta later in the week. Returning to town along the waterside we find a gin tasting shop. Great fun trying many different flavours, After Eight was my favourite mix. Back to the hotel for a rest. In the evening we return to lunch cafe as it seems to be the only one with locals in. It's a great evening of wine and ...
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