Villa Els Fiters
Travel Blogs from Majorca
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 ...
... got some heavy duty washing that needs to be done – we were planning on doing the laundry when we are next in a marina - which after researching is some time off.
The marina in Mahon is asking for a minimum stay of 3 days and the charge band is the highest so we are looking at alternatives.
Tuesday 28 July
More of the same – completing chores and admin.
... wedged itself. In the process of relieving it we managed to bend the stock nearly 45 degrees – not good. Needless to say Gen is not very happy – it was a quite evening to say the least.
Saturday 18 July
Today is a chillax day – catching up on some admin and other tasks.
We've seen so many boats coming and going it's ridiculous. This is a very busy anchorage.
Sunday 19 July
After changing back to ...
Other places to stay in Majorca
Cala Mandia / Manacor, Porto Cristo | 4 star hotelfrom $82
Cala Ferrera-Felanitx , Cala Ferrera | 3 star hotelfrom $91
- Vacation 2006 Barcelo Ponent Playa
- Great holidays
- Not impressed
Coral 2 - 4, Cala Vinas | 3 star hotelfrom $127
Fray Joan Llabres 16, Playa de Palma | 4 star hotelfrom $157
Avenida S'Olivera, 12 , Magalluf | 3 star hotelfrom $61
Paseo Maritimo, Palma | 4 star hotelfrom $132
- Good Hotel, Nice position
- A Touch of Splendour
- Melia Palas Athena Hotel - luxury!!
Paseo Maritimo, Palma | 4 star hotelfrom $126
- Quiet room?
- Comfortable but dull
- Posh Hotel
Cl Bartolome Calafell 23, Playa de Palma | 3 star hotelfrom $82
- Quite good
- 5 star through and through
- We hated it
Calle formentor s/n, Calas de Majorca | 3 star hotelfrom $130
Puig des Teix, 5 , Santa Ponsa | 3 star hotelfrom $97
Ctra Alcudia-Arta Km 22, Ca'n Picafort | 3 star hotelfrom $105
C/ Falco s/n, Urb Los Troncos, Puerto Alcudia | 3 star hotelfrom $46
Avenida Sa Albufera, 4, Playa de Muro | 4 star hotelfrom $132
Calle Bartomeu Xamena, s/n, Playa de Palma | 4 star hotelfrom $139
Avenida Cas Sabones 28, Palma Nova | 3 star hotelfrom $116
Tudo s/n , Puig de Ros | 4 star hotelfrom $77
Calle Galeon, s/n, Magalluf | 3 star hotelfrom $108
Camilo Jose Cela, n.5, Palma | 3 star hotelfrom $94
- Lovely place
- Good choice in Palma
- Excellent value for money
Avda Ses Savines s/n, Sa Coma | 4 star hotelfrom $82
Martin Ros Garcia, 1, Palma Nova | 3 star hotelfrom $104
Avenida America 7, Playa de Palma | 4 star hotelfrom $126
Cala Antena S/N, Calas de Majorca | 3 star hotelfrom $78
Carrer des Far 16, Porto Petro | 5 star hotelfrom $284
C/ Sa Fotja 1, Puerto Alcudia | 3 star hotelfrom $84
- Außergewöhnliches Hotel