Friday, August 27, 2010

The Balearic Islands is a long-time favorite with holidaymakers

Excellent climate with some 300 days of sun per year, wonderful beaches, a rich cultural offer and the unusual hospitality of their inhabitants make Balearic Islands one of the preferred holiday destinations in Spain.

According to Govern de les Illes Balears, the islands boast an array of natural wonders which keep people returning to the holiday hotspot, anyone renting out property to holidaymakers may be interested to hear. Hardly anybody who has spent holidays here didn't wish to return, in fact, many visitors have made the islands their permanent home. Besides the islands' natural appeal, there are an array of tourist attractions and activities, such as golf, diving and cycling, available.

The Balearics slide diagonally across the western Mediterranean and the two groups of islands are - Gimnesias (Majorca, Minorca and Cabrera) in the north, and Pitiusas (Ibiza and Formentera) in the south-west - are slightly different in terms of geography and especially of flora and fauna. The Balearic Islands have been favorite destinations for the British, Germans and other North Europeans since the beginnings of mass tourism.

The islands' popularity is also demonstrated by the number of celebrities who regularly visit, including Girls Aloud's Sarah Harding, Kate Moss, Claudia Schiffer and Elle MacPherson.

Meanwhile, Michelle Obama and her daughters recently holidayed in Mallorca. The landscapes, seascapes coupled with their publicity may lead to an increase in people trying to find property in Balearic Islands.