Port Mahon - Menorca, Spain
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member manchanegra
N 39° 53.440 E 004° 15.922
31S E 608184 N 4416388
Quick Description: Mahon is the main port of Menorca island.
Location: Islas Baleares, Spain
Date Posted: 4/15/2009 5:21:22 AM
Waymark Code: WM672T
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman
Views: 9

Long Description:
Mahón (the Catalan name Maó is the official form), is a municipality and the capital city of the Balearic (Baleares in Spanish Castellano)Island of Menorca (the Balearic Islands form an autonomous Spanish community)located in the eastern part of the island.
Mahon has the second deepest natural harbour in the world, 5km long and up to 900m wide.
The water is deep but it remains very clear.
Because of it´s characteristics and being the Balearic a very popular tourist destination, Mahon is also a popular destination for cruise ships travelling in the Mediterranean Sea.
Name of the Cruise Ship if one is in 'Port'.: Island Escape

Date you visited or photographed this 'Cruiseship and Port ': 09/08/2008

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