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Traveling Mallorca by bicycle

Today we propose a different way of touring around the island of Mallorca. Because, who has not envied the bicycle rides we watch in the movies next to the bluish coast? The island of Mallorca has nothing to envy to those shores in the movies; in fact, many of the films we admire so much […]

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Do you know which the highest mountain in Menorca is?

 Its name is Monte Toro and the view from it, if the day is clear, is a 360º view of the island. Curious, right? Monte Toro, the highest mountain in Menorca The name of this mountain comes from a legend. The legend says, a bull lived in the top of the mountain making it impossible […]

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The Ficus Carica of Formentera

If we have to highlight any charm of Formentera is without doubt its landscapes. Because the vegetation of the smallest of the four Balearic Islands is wonderful. Taking a quick tour around the flora of the island, we can see that most of its trees are junipers and pine trees but we also can find […]

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Mahón, capital of Menorca

This city of 28,000 inhabitants is the capital of the island of Menorca. An island where you will find our hotels Insotel Punta Prima Resort & Spa and Insotel Punta Prima Prestige Suites & Spa in front of the sea and only 20 minutes away by car. What to see in Mahón? This beautiful Balearic […]

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Do you know what ikat is?

The ikat is a process of making fabrics; a millenary technique that became a representative symbol of the island of Mallorca. This type of processing is characteristic for the dyeing of its fibers by reserve. This tinting is done with ties in the same fibers that prevent them from staining completely, giving only color to […]

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The National Park of the Cabrera Archipelago

The National Park of the Cabrera Archipelago is located in the south of the island of Mallorca, specifically about 10 nautical miles distance, and is made up of different islands and islets, specifically: Cabrera, Conejera, Ses Rates, Els Estels, L’Imperial, Ses Bledes , It is Fonoll, Na Rodona, L’Esponja, Na Plana, Na Pobra, S’Illot Pla, […]

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Ibiza, an island of fishing tradition

Ibiza, like the rest of the islands that give shape to the Balearic archipelago, is a territory of fishing tradition. That is why today you will still find many fishermen’s huts distributed all over its coast. Fishing huts and llaüts The old fishermen’s huts were used as small shelters to safeguard the boats after leaving […]

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Birdwatching in Mallorca and Menorca

Birdwatching is the art of bird watching. For bird lovers the fact of having to move to the place where they live is one of the greatest pleasures that nature gives them. There are idyllic territories for this practice due to its climate and geographical situation. One of these places is the Balearic Islands, its […]

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The Island of the Air and its 634 species

Isla del Aire, located southeast of Menorca, in front of Punta Prima, where our five-star hotels, Insotel Punta Prima Resort & Spa and Insotel Punta Prima Prestige Suites & Spa are located. In spite of being an uninhabited island, in its 34 hectares of extension it houses a lighthouse, an old warehouse, a stable and […]

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5 things to do in Menorca

It is true that the minimum time to enjoy the island is one week; in this post, we give you a guide of the five things you must do so to completely enjoy Menorca. What to do in Menorca? Snorkeling If you have a snorkel kit at home, do not forget to take it to […]

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