The sun-drenched Mediterranean Islands offer a beautiful natural landscape which has made them famous throughout the world.
Mallorca, the largest island, has a long coastline which makes it a paradise for beach lovers.
Ibiza is without doubt the destination for international rich and famous. Less well-known, the inland areas of Ibiza are much more tranquil and present a great location for anyone looking for total relaxation.
Less visited and more unspoiled are the islands of Formentera and Menorca which are a haven for those looking for a refined atmosphere with hidden coves and crystal waters.
Discover the secret, hidden sides to these islands, where private houses quietly exist behind thick walls of olive trees, protected from curious gazes of tourists.
More than hundred photographs highlight these island's most impressive houses, from centuries-old fincas in the typical Spanish style to uniquely modern houses.
Balearic Retreats illuminates the best of these homes, where stylish design and exceptional materials form an exciting blend.