Posts Tagged ‘Natural harbours in Menorca’

The second deepest natural harbour in the world

Monday, February 8th, 2010

A curiosity I heard today: Mahón, the capital of Menorca, has the second deepest natural harbour in the world – after Pearl Harbour. The harbour is 5 km long and up to 900m wide. Historically, it was one of the most strategically important harbours in the western Mediterranean. More from Wikipedia