Mallorca 2015 (Castell d’Alaró)

Alaró was chosen as the location of our second week in Mallorca based on a combination of availability and affordability of accommodation and proximity of trails and hills for running. Little did I expect, while checking MotionX-GPS maps for trails back in Scotland, that I would find myself repeatedly running the trails around and up to Castell d’Alaró, made all the more ... Read More

Mallorca 2015 (Port de Pollença & The GR221)

Week 1 of our holiday to Mallorca saw us staying in Cala Sant Vicenç, chosen partially on its beaches and proximity to Port de Pollença, and partially on the surrounding hills. I took the opportunity to run on Mallorca's famous GR221 Dry Stone Route, from Lluc (Refuge Son Amer) to Pollença (Refuge Pont Roma), and then on to Port de Pollença, meeting up ... Read More