Holidays to Es Castell
The popular island resort of Menorca keeps millions of visitors coming back year after year. Renowned around the world for its luxurious beaches, outstanding climate and spectacular scenery, it’s no wonder that Menorca has firmly established itself as a true favourite among holidaymakers. Whether you’re looking to top up your tan or sample some authentic Spanish culture, a holiday in Menorca has plenty to offer the whole family. Here at Co-op Travel, we have a range of great deals on Menorca holidays – so if you’re tempted by the prospect of a package holiday in Es Castell, you needn’t look any further.
Located within easy reach of Mahon, Es Castell is the most easterly town in Menorca and is well known for its intriguing history. Originally named Georgetown – after George III – the town was founded by the British, and the remnants of the British colonial era can be seen clearly in its architecture. There’s a military museum in Es Castell’s main square telling the town’s story, making for an interesting diversion on an all-inclusive holiday to Es Castell. But there’s more to taking a break in Es Castell than the chance to bone up on your history – the town is home to an array of restaurants, making it a great place to enjoy authentic Menorcan cuisine.
One of the most important periods in the Es Castell calendar is the annual fiesta held in honour of St James, which takes place from 24thto 25th July each year. Needless to say, visitors are welcome to join in the festivities and thousands of them do every summer. The town also has a charming harbour, Cales Fonts, and its Georgian architecture is a treat for the eyes. If you’re thinking about enjoying a holiday to Es Castell, simply get in touch with Co-op Travel. We can help you find hotels in Es Castell and much more!