150 Views of Menorca

Bonnin Sansó
October 9, 2018
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At the end of the photo contest organised by Bonnin Sanso for pictures for a calendar supporting three Menorcan charities, we would like to thank everyone who entered and to congratulate the winners.  We received more than 150 photographs (which can be seen on the […]

The most visited houses in August

Bonnin Sansó
October 4, 2018
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This month we have, not one, but two houses as the most visited. In August there was almost a draw in the number of visits to two properties, both were visited during the month almost 700 times. Both are properties overlooking the Port of Mahón, […]

Salt pools – the best solution

Bonnin Sansó
September 20, 2018
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At last swimming pools have stopped smelling of chlorine, causing stinging to the skin and irritation to the eyes.  Thanks to the new easy-to-maintain salt chlorination systems, we have now entered a much cleaner and greener era – swimming pools without the need for chemicals. […]

What is the Certificate of Occupancy?

Bonnin Sansó
September 11, 2018
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Today we would like to talk about the Certificate of Occupancy, the administrative document that proves that a home meets the minimum conditions of occupancy provided by current regulations and qualifies it as suitable to be used as a residence for letting.  We spoke with […]

Birthday party celebrating three decades of leadership

Bonnin Sansó
September 3, 2018
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Bonnin Sanso celebrated its 30th anniversary surrounded by friends in the gardens of Alcaufar Vell and announced a new office opening in Sant Lluís. More than 200 people joined Bonnin Sanso’s 30thanniversary celebration party last Saturday, held in the gardens of Alcaufar Vell. This was […]

The most viewed at property inJune

Bonnin Sansó
August 29, 2018
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The most viewed house this June has been an impressive ground floor apartment renovated with great taste whilst preserving its originality and character.  It is located in the centre of Mahon with a total area of 150 m2 and has two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a […]

Beaches off the beaten track

Bonnin Sansó
August 27, 2018
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Menorca is much more than Macarella, Macarelleta and Turqueta. We are obsessed with wanting to visit the more well-known beaches of the island but there are other beaches we should visit which are not so busy. That is why we have chosen from Discovery Menorca, three […]

A recipe for the fiestas of Menorca

Bonnin Sansó
August 23, 2018
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The “Coca bamba” is a typical pudding eaten during the fiestas and shared with family and friends.  It can be served with either hot or cold chocolate, depending on taste and usually comes without the usual fillings of either cream or jam.  It is easy […]

A must-see Festival

Bonnin Sansó
August 20, 2018
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In its seventh year the Live Rock Festival of Menorca is here – a summer date with music, arts, theatre and dance consolidating the diverse cultures that flood the island in July and August. This is a festival not to be missed with its diverse […]

When the french occupied Menorca

Bonnin Sansó
July 17, 2018
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There were only seven years of French occupation between April 1756 and February 1763 but, without a doubt, the Gallic influence in Menorca left a deep imprint and San Luis was named in honour of King Luis XV. We can learn so much of the history […]

The red gold of Menorca

Bonnin Sansó
July 9, 2018
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In haute cuisine it is known as red gold because it’s average price is around 15 euros a gram and if we wanted to buy a kilo we would have to pay 12,000 euros. Today we want to focus our attention on the red saffron […]

30 years ago…

Bonnin Sansó
July 6, 2018
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It was discovered that the rissagas of Ciutadella came from Algeria. In 1988 Diario Menorca reported that the Meteorological Centre in Palma had discovered that the rissagas or tidal waves affecting the port of Ciutadella originated in Algeria. Four years previously there had been a […]

Direct flights arriving this summer

Bonnin Sansó
July 3, 2018
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This season up to 80 European airports will connect to Menorca with 92 routes – 21 National and 71 International.  This summer our island re-opens to the world! National Flights: Alicante, Oviedo, Barcelona, Bilbao, Ibiza, Granada, Leon, Lleida, Madrid, Malaga, Palma, Pamplona, Reus, Salamanca, Santander, […]

By bus to Macarella

Bonnin Sansó
July 1, 2018
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One of the star beaches of Menorca is undoubtedly Macarella on the South of the island.  Its idyllic image of white sand and crystal clear sea has meant thousands of tourists visiting every year.  This pilgrimage has had a devastating affect on the access road […]

Menorca is something supernatural

Bonnin Sansó
May 13, 2018
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Josema Yuste, actor, comedian and presenter Landed on the Island forty years ago to perform with his partner under the stage name ‘Martes y Trece’ (Tuesday the 13th, our equivalent of Friday 13th!). He was only here for forty-eight hours but what he saw captivated […]

Ona Carbonell, a mermaid in Menorca

Bonnin Sansó
May 12, 2018
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Completely in love with Menorca, Ona Carbonell is an inspiring synchronized swimmer, an avid collector of medals, a three times Olympic winner, who discovered her great passion in her early childhood, first in Cala Alcaufar and later in Es Murtar, a small urbanisation located near […]