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Menorca is one of the main islands of the Balearic islands. Is the ideal destination for families who want to relax, combining cultural visits with beaches and coves that have little to envy the Caribbean. UNESCO declared the island a Biosphere Reserve 1993, due to its environmental diversity and natural values.

Menorca's name comes from the Roman word Minor, sister island derives from the word Maior.

About Menorca

Menorca is a quiet island with fewer than 90,000 inhabitants. The largest urban centers are Mahon and Ciudadela with almost 30,000 inhabitants each.

Language in Menorca

Menorca has two official languages, Castilian (spanish) and Catalan. As a major international tourist destination, people who have direct contact with tourism also speak other languages ​​like English, French or German.

Weather in Menorca

Menorca has a humid and mild weather, there is usually no extreme temperatures.

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Prices in Menorca

Prices in Menorca are similar to those that can be found in Spain peninsule. Probably, showing a greater price difference is the supermarkets, where we will have to pay a little more and the nightlife, however the nightlife in the most popular destinations in Spain is expensive.

Business Hours in Menorca

Most shops in Menorca are open Monday to Saturday from 9:00 to 13:30 and 16:30 to 20:00 hours. Some shops close on Saturday afternoon.

Shopping malls are open all day from 10 am to 9 pm.

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