Mahi Mahi fishing in Gran Canaria

Mahi Mahi Fishing: All you need to know

Dorado, Mahi Mahi or Dolphin fish… different names for the same fish. Known for their bluntly shaped heads and their bright colouring, Mahi Mahi is a very strong and hardy fish. Actually, The name mahi-mahi comes from the Hawaiian language and means “very strong”. They can be caught in large schools and will put up […]

Is the Anglerfish the ugliest fish in the world?

The Ugliest Fish In The World

The fish that inhabit the deep ocean are some of the most bizarre and ugliest fish in the entire world. These fish have many strange and unique characteristics, having adapted to a lifestyle of pitch darkness, crushing pressures, and frigid temperatures. Some fish have evolved special organs that allow them to produce light to attract […]

Medium sized grouper

Fishing in Valencia: All You Need to Know

Fishing in Valencia is incredibly diverse and sought-after by ardent anglers of the world. While many anglers prefer the thrill of catching trophy fish, there are equally as many that enjoy a relaxing, quiet fishing adventure. The Valencia atmosphere is just that, the perfect fishing environment. Valencia is a port city in Spain surrounded by […]

Fishing Holidays in Mallorca

Fishing in Mallorca: An Angler’s Guide

Mallorca, Spain Turquoise water surrounds the largest Balearic Island just off the coast of Spain. A popular scene for travelers, locals, and perma-vacationers, Mallorca is enriched with fascinating culture, magnificent mountains, charming coves, alluring vineyards, and rocky beaches. The beautiful beaches extend for miles until the pearl-white sand unites with the breath-taking Balearic Sea. The […]

Dentex fishing in Barcelona

Fishing in Barcelona: Expert Guide to Fishing the Mediterranean Sea

Fishing in Barcelona is an adventure of a lifetime for any angler. Are you an expert angler seeking new fishing adventures? If you answered yes, you should consider traveling to Barcelona, Spain to fish the Mediterranean Sea. Fishing in Barcelona is every angler’s dream fishing destination. Fresh and saltwater opportunities in every direction make fishing […]

Spanish Mackerel

King Mackerel vs Spanish Mackerel, all you need to know

King Mackerel vs Spanish Mackerel? While there is a variety of gamefish in the sea, mackerel is a popular choice among anglers. Being a popular game fish throughout the world, mackerel is most commonly found in abundance throughout the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean. Both Spanish Mackerel and King Mackerel are popular fish […]

Blue Marlin in full action

Marlin Fishing: All You Need to Know

Let’s begin with the basics of the billfish species. What classifies a fish a billfish? A billfish is a predatory fish that are large in size and have a long bill or sword-like beak. Billfish can weigh over 1000 pounds and often grow to be longer than 13 feet. Marlin, Sailfish, Swordfish, and Spearfish are […]

Spin fishing reel

Types of Fishing Reels. The 8 Most Used by Anglers.

Let’s begin by taking a closer look at the different types of fishing reels available. Spincast, Baitcasting, Spinning, Surf Fishing, Offshore, Conventional/Trolling, Fly Fishing, and Centerpin Reels are the most popular kinds of fishing reels chosen by anglers. When deciding which fishing reel is right for you, keep in mind what you are fishing for, […]

Tulum

Cancun Travel Guide: 8 things you need to know

The truth is that Cancun is not a destination that caught our attention, but it is the gateway to the Yucatan Peninsula and since our flight arrived there, we decided to spend a few days exploring. Did it manage to captivate us? Yes and no. It’s a wonderful place to get over jet lag, relax […]

Cod vs Haddock

Cod vs Haddock: all you need to know

Haddock and Cod are a both very good eating fish. They are excellent to prepare delicious dishes such as fish & chips, beer-battered fish tacos, roasted Cod or Haddock with curry sauce or pesto-crusted with puy lentils. But how do you tell these two species apart? When you catch one, how do you know it’s […]

The thrill of catching a monster carp is unparalleled

Carp fishing, all you need to know

Carp fishing is probably one of the most popular forms of angling in Europe. The thrill of catching a monster carp, especially fish that hasn’t come out for years, is unparalleled. Anglers from around the world head to the best carp waters in order to catch that particular specimen. With sophisticated fishing techniques, using particular rigs, […]

Long fishing pole

Choosing a Fishing Rod

Fishing rods come in many different lengths, actions, materials and styles for either coarse, game or sea fishing. The primary deciding factors when choosing a fishing rod are what size and species you intent to fish for, what size leads, floats or lures you are going to use and how far you need to cast. […]

The Maldives, ultimate fishing destination in the Indian Ocean

Bucket List Fishing Trips

Making a bucket list fishing trips selection isn’t easy. There are so many great destinations, but we can’t mention all fishing trips in one article. So we decided to come up with our favourite inshore fishing, off shore fishing and freshwater fishing bucket listers. Here we go! Inshore bucket list fishing trips The Andaman Islands, […]

Thunfisch Angelreise Mallorca

Fishing Holidays in Mallorca: Fish at the Island’s Hot Spots

After a short flight to Mallorca, you can be Big Game fishing in no time. Catch a variety of fish species ranging from Albacore, Bluefin Tuna and Little Tunny to John Dory, Red Scorpion fish and Swordfish. Mar Balear Fishing Adventures offers exciting fishing tours around Mallorca with the possibility to experience sleep-on-board trips to […]

Bull Shark vs Great White Shark

Bull Shark vs Great White Shark

Sharks have been around for over 450 million years. In fact, shark were already swimming in the world’s oceans 100 million years before the first tree even existed (350 million years ago). Shark are also one of the only animals to have survived four of the five mass extinctions. Although there are over 500 species […]

Migration of the bluefin tuna

6 Things you should know about Bluefin Tuna Migration

Bluefin Tuna are the largest of the Tuna species and can live up to 40 years of age. Bluefins migrate across all oceans and can dive as deep as 900m. The Bluefin Tuna’s anatomy is built for speed with retractable fins and eyes that sit flush to their body. As such, they are voracious predators […]