Posts tagged Menorca
Postcards from Menorca

Menorca (Minorca) is a true paradise in the Mediterranean, with idyllic country retreats, secret nature spots and peaceful beach coves. Menorca has a special tempo to the island; the locals live a slower, quieter pace of life. To visit Mallorca's little sister island is to experience a true sense of escape.

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Eco dining in Ciutadella, Menorca

The rustic, low-key island of Menorca never ceases to amaze us. Situated in the historic centre of Ciutadella, you can find the old smithy that replaced forges and tools for knives and forks. This boutique Menorcan gem was passed on to five generations of blacksmiths until the last member of the family to work in the profession retired in1995.

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Ca n'Oliver - Centre of Art & History Hernández Sanz

Ca n'Oliver (or Oliver Palace) was inaugurated in late March of 2015, giving new life to the 19th century building that belonged to a family that comes from a long line of entrepreneurship harboured in a higher society. This now iconic museum slash palace is part of the artistic background of the Consell Insular of Menorca (Minorca) with works of art by the Hernandez Sanz - Hernández Mora collection. The reviving spirit of this former palace from the eighteenth century is serenaded across the walls and ceilings, with collections from the time around the British legacy of the island. 

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Passió Mediterrània - A Taste of Menorca

We feel inclined to the Balearic Islands, and our week long visit to Mallorca's little sister Menorca (Minorca), reinforced once again how attached we are to the Mediterranean's slow pace of life. This time, our venture took us to a week long exploration for some of the island's best hot spots for handmade crafts, local design clothes, boutique hotels and food galore.

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Fusion Tapas in Menorca

Two globetrotting entrepreneurs set up their own kitchen in the heart of Mahón, Menorca with an aim to offer worldly food to satisfy the mind, soul and palate. Both Alejo and Laura, owners and couple, have taken great measures to offer something out of the ordinary in the island, with a divine selection of multi-cultural cuisine under one roof. 

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