The Balearic Islands
Beaches, cliffs and coves
Pretty Ibizan villages
This archipelago of Spain’s eastern Mediterranean coast has long been regarded as a holiday playground for Europe. However, as well as beaches, there is plenty of interest to discover.
Mallorca, the largest island, has impressive mountains and caves as well as a splendid Gothic cathedral in the capital, Palma.
Despite its reputation for a busy nightlife, Ibiza also has secluded coves, and quiet countryside dotted with pretty villlages.
The second-largest Balearic island off the coast of Spain, less known than its big sister Mallorca. With prehistoric monuments and a mysterious, Mediterranean culture.
Menorca boasts prehistoric monuments, handsome small towns and a spectacular horse-riding fiesta.
Coves d’Arta, Mallorca