Praia da Ursa Hike

Although I was planning to spend a week hiking and exploring the tiny little mountainous country of Andorra for a week, an opportunity came up to head back to Lisbon for a few days. I had spent three months living in Portugal at the…

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4 Things to See in Toulouse

Although I was planning to spend a week hiking and exploring the tiny little mountainous country of Andorra for a week, an opportunity came up to head back to Lisbon for a few days. There is no airport or train station in Andorra…

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Estany Primer de Juclar Hike

After my week of beach-hopping and island-hopping through the Mediterranean on Mallorca and Menorca, I wanted a change of scenery and made my way back to mainland Europe to visit my 34th country of Andorra, a tiny little country nestled on the French-Spanish…

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Mirador Andorra Hike

I'm on holidays from work for two weeks, after a few months spent traveling and working remotely from Spain. The first of the two weeks I spent in Mallorca and Menorca, two of Spain's stunning Balearic islands in the Mediterranean. Ready for a change…

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5 Beaches to Visit on Menorca

Menorca is an exquisite Mediterranean paradise, the fourth and final Balearic island I visited, after Ibiza, Formentera and Mallorca. Think warm weather, stunning waters, undeveloped landscapes and peaceful and surreal surrounds. I spent four days exploring this little island, based in the main…

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Camí de Cavalls Hike to Cala Mitjana

On the beautiful and peaceful island of Menorca, one of the Balearic islands of Spain in the Mediterranean, rugged and wild landscapes await those who leave busier Mallorca and Ibiza behind in search of a quieter escape. Well-serviced by local buses, the island boasts incredile…

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A Boat Trip on Menorca

Menorca, the sister island of Mallorca, both of which join Ibiza and Formentera to make up the Spanish Balearic islands, is renowed for its raw and wild coast, with exquisite beaches and coves that, thankfully, lack the development of hotels and…

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Cala Macarella, Menorca’s Prettiest Beach

After a night of dancing in Mallorca, on just a few hours of sleep I rose early in my hostel dorm room to catch a bus from Palma on the southern side of Mallorca to Alcúdia in the north, where I…

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