Monthly Archives: May 2011

Adios Mallorca

The end of another super holiday in Mallorca, six great walks and a bit of culture.  Hasta la vista. Advertisements

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La Granja

La Granja is a beautiful Majorcan mansion house situated near to Esporles. The area has been well known since Roman times due to the copious flow of water from the spring and in 1239 the estate was gifted to the … Continue reading

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Bunyola–Penyals d’Honor

We started todays walk from the church in Bunyola and climbed the steep steps up Carrar de la Lluna and then Carrero de la Comuna, another stairway street. Our route was signposted ‘Sa Comuna / Cami des Grau. After a … Continue reading

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El Faro, The Lighthouse Trail.

After an enjoyable morning at the Jardines de Alfabia,  Jean and I decided to do ‘The Lighthouse Trail’, a fairly easy 4 mile stroll up to the lighthouse at Cap Gros overlooking the bay at Port de Soller. From the … Continue reading

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Jardines de Alfabia

The Jardines de Alfabia lie on the southern slopes of the Coll de Soller and the entrance is close to the tunnel. The house and garden are  an area of outstanding beauty and have been declared a cultural monument. The … Continue reading

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Valldemossa

Friday May 13th 2011. I decided that today would be a rest day from walking so Jean and I went to Valldemossa. We caught the 9.45 am bus from the port de Soller. We arrived early and were near the … Continue reading

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Es Cornadors

Once again we started our walk from the gates at Cuber reservoir. We walked along the track to the left of the reservoir where we could appreciate the view of Puig Mayor across the water. We continued up through the … Continue reading

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