Monthly Archives: October 2010

Fantastic holiday

We all had a fantastic time in Mallorca. We stayed at the Hotel Marina in Porto Soller, an excellent base for walking. http://www.hotelmarinasoller.com                           Enjoying life

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Soller via the Cami de Castello

At a junction we branched off right to follow the path to Deia. It was the last day of our holiday and just four of us set out to walk to Soller via the cami de Castello. From the back … Continue reading

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Bunyola, Mirador Leandro Ximenis

This walk gave us the opportunity to travel on El Tren, the old wooden train that links Soller to Palma. http://www.trendesoller.com It is an amazing feat of engineering as it passes through several tunnels to reach the central plain. We … Continue reading

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Coastal walk to Cala Tuent

Today we did the Cala Tuent walk with Barbara that had been postponed on Tuesday. There were 34 people in the group, 12 English and the rest mainly German. It was dry but still dull as we set off by … Continue reading

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GR 221, Cuber to Soller.

There was a fantastic rainbow over the bay as we had breakfast. The weather forecast was good and I decided to do a high level walk. I booked taxis for 9.30am to take us to Cuber reservoir and we should … Continue reading

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Deia to Soller, Day 3

We caught the 9.45am bus to Deia arriving there at 10.15am. As we had plenty of time we were able to explore this beautiful village. We climbed to the church at the top of the hill to visit the cemetery … Continue reading

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More adventures in Mallorca. Torre Picada

I had arranged for us to do the Cala Tuent walk with Barbara, the Hoteliers Association guide. It would be a 9.00am start so we were down for breakfast at 7.30am. At 8.15am, Barbara rang to say that the walk … Continue reading

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