If we consider some of the most beautiful holiday destinations in the world, the Balearic Islands of Majorca, Menorca and Ibiza are certainly amongst the top ten locations on the planet. Offering visitors an agreeable climate throughout the year alongside a milieu of attractions, the beauty of these islands is perhaps only offset by their sheer peacefulness and natural tranquility. So, let’s have a look at what you can expect to enjoy when choosing these slices of paradise.
One of the best aspects of these islands is that due to an amenable exchange rate, you will not have to pay a fortune to live like a king. In fact, these cheap holidays in 2014 are perfect for families who want to enjoy each other’s company and unwind in a tranquil setting. Of course, some of the most pristine beaches in the world can be found here. In particular, shores such as the Platja se Ses Salinas (Ibiza), Deia (Majorca) and CalaTorqueta (Menorca) should not be missed.(image by mariusz kluzniak)
Superb Dive Sites
The Balearic Islands is also known for its beautiful dive sites that are frequented by tourists from all over the world. Because of its endless beauty, it is also the regular venue for several international underwater photography events.
Your vacation will be more memorable it will fall on the summer season because during this time of the year, the landscapes are more picturesque, the waters are clearer, and the climate is simply perfect for beach activities.
In addition to all these, coral reefs, caves and other natural treasures are arguably the finest in all of Spain. There are also a myriad of diving schools in the islands that offer budget-friendly diving trips so that you check out the underwater wonders that make it stand out among other islands in the country.
Although the natural beauty of the Balearic Islands cannot be denied, there are also a number of unique urban attractions which can be experienced. The charming old town of Dalt Vila to be found in the city centre of Ibiza offers spectacular views of whitewashed houses, cobbled streets and countless cafes to enjoy local “tapas”. When visiting Majorca, the capital city of Palma de Mallorca will offer you and your family splendid displays of classical architecture, a Gothic cathedral known as La Seu and a dazzling nightlife. If you instead wish to absorb nature’s beauty, Menorca is the best option. Such wonders as a deep natural harbour and a system of caves known locally as the Covad’enXoroi are a visual testament to the unique geologic history of the island.(Image by LUIS FELICIANO)
With the help of online travel guides, obtaining some much-needed rest and relaxation has never been easier. While these are but a few examples of the amenities to be enjoyed on the Balearic Islands, further research and planning ahead will provide you and your family with memories that can last for a lifetime.
The wide array of fun-filled and exciting activities that you can do in this island is simply perfect if you’re up for a one of kind vacation that is unlike any other.
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