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cost of living?

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cost of living?

hi,we went to cala forcat,menorca,last july for a weeks holiday,half board.

we found that the cost of living to be expensive(we spent £900 euros on not a lot).

are all the balerics the same, cost wise,or was it just us?

any advise is greatfull.

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1. Re: cost of living?

unfortunately yes, with the euro the way it is now, it's almost the same as the pound. but the spanish don't bring the prices down to compensate. we found a huge difference last year so have chosen to go to eurocamp in france this year, it's coming in at around half the price as last years holiday and for an extra week aswell.

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2. Re: cost of living?

Hi,

Menorca does tend to be a bit more expensive than the rest of Spain. We were there last July & the prices hadn't changed much from the previous year, except for the price of petrol. Even with the terrible exchange rate we didn't spend much more than usual.

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