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Jet2 to offer April Menorca flights from Birmingham, Manchester, London

ritish airline Jet2 will offer April flights to Menorca from 2020 for the first time, starting its programme to the Spanish island a month earlier than in previous years. The airline says it had seen demand for holidays to Menorca earlier in the season, and launching its programme on April 5 will mean customers will […]

Top tips for hiring a car in Menorca

ou don’t have to do much internet searching to find horror stories about ‘car hires gone wrong’. All over the Mediterranean – not just in Menorca – unwary holidaymakers can find themselves on the wrong side of the contract small print. Here, then, are a few helpful suggestions if you are thinking of hiring a […]

New island guide from Visit Menorca

new internet guide to Menorca has just launched. Created with care by people who have been visiting the island for a quarter-century, VisitMenorca.co.uk shares their love of the best Balearic island with those looking to visit. There are sections about Menorca’s beaches, its great cities, shopping, activities and sightseeing, as well as some useful restaurants […]

Red Arrows return to Menorca

he world-famous Red Arrows, the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team, is to return to Menorca to give one of its breathtaking displays over the island’s south coast. The Red Arrows will be Balearics-bound on September 18. The squad last visited Menorca in 2014, when they thrilled crowds in and around the south-east of the island. […]

BA announces Gatwick-Mahon summer service

ritish Airways has announced its first flights from London Gatwick to Menorca, taking over some of the slots vacated by the defunct Monarch airline. BA will operate two or three flights weekly from LGW to MAH during the months of June, July and August, complementing its London Heathrow and London City to Mahon services, introduced […]

easyJet launches off-season Menorca flights

asyJet has stepped in to take advantage of slots made available by Monarch’s demise to offer a weekly off-season direct flight service between London Gatwick and Menorca. The Tuesday flights will begin operating on 6 February and will continue through March. From early April easyJet will operate the LGW-MAH route four times a week, with […]

Fine dining in Menorca

ne thing can certainly be said about Menorca: there is no shortage of fine dining establishments. Below are listed some of the restaurants we have sampled and enjoyed; it’s by no means a comprehensive selection, and we invite you to let us know if you’ve had a great meal somewhere on the island… Es Castell Calas Fonts (pictured […]