Menorca – the Family Holiday Destination

Menorca has been popular with families for many years. Why ? Because visitors can expect to enjoy a peaceful and relaxed way of life. Sit back and watch life go by or go out and explore the wonderful countryside and coastline.

Menorca’s historic capital, Mahon, with its large natural harbour, is the hub of the island and it is noted for its Georgian architecture, chic shops, lively yacht club and its great harbour front restaurants. The island has a strong naval connection with Britain, because it was here that Nelson’s fleet sheltered shortly before the Battle of Trafalgar.Ciutadella, the islands ancient capital, is well worth a visit, with its cobbled streets and elegant tree lined squares, stylish boutiques and picturesque harbour.

Menorca offers excellent shopping with several open air markets where you will discover a large range handicrafts from around the island. Menorca’s style can be seen in fashion, especially shoes. Inland, the towns of Ferreries, Es Mercadel an Alajor are excellent if you want local arts and crafts as well as a great selection of leather goods.For beach lovers, Son Bou, Punta Prima, Arenal d’en Castell and Cala Galdana offer beautiful sweeps of sand; Grau and Mesquida are great too.

At Global Holidays we have a massive selection of holidays to Menorca.

Whether you are looking for a self catering apartment, hotel or a villa please call us on 0845 299 4450.

Take a look at this short video if you are thinking of taking a holiday on the beautiful island of Menorca.

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