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Mushrooms on Mallorca

Mushrooms on Mallorca

Almost 3 years ago we published a report on mushrooms on the island of Mallorca. Unfortunately we could not spend more time on them since then, which is also due to the fact that......

Sending parcels from Mallorca

Sending parcels from Mallorca

When it comes to sending a parcel off from Mallorca to the rest of Spain or to other countries most people go to the nearest post office, called CORREOS in Spain. That is the......

40ft container for free!

40ft container for free!

It’s April 1st and before there arise any thoughts about this being an April Fool’s trick, we like to stress out that it is not. In the world of globalization we are accustomed to......

Reservoir Levels

Reservoir Levels

Mallorca is seeing one of the driest winters in decades. Usually during the winter the island is seeing rainfall which fills up the reservoirs in the mountains and levels the groundwater. However, this winter......

Thefts at airports

Thefts at airports

It has come to our attention, that the number of thefts from luggage when flying to Mallorca has increased significantly in recent days or at least, judging from the number of incidents we heard......

Happy New Year

Happy New Year

2015 has come to an end and a very good season for Mallorca has alleviated the aftermath of the financial crisis from which Spain as a whole has not yet recovered in full. At......

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

Christmas is just around the corner and the streets of Palma are beautifully illuminated with tens of thousands of LED lights. From the number of people on the streets we deduce that the local......

General Elections

General Elections

Yesterday the latest general elections in Spain took place and some 36.5 million inhabitants could vote for the 11th Cortes Generales. With the recent creation of new political parties resulting from protest movements it......

Mallorca Panoramas

featured Campos hay harvest

Campos hay harvest

The city of Campos is located in the south west of Mallorca. The surrounding areas are rather flat and used for agriculture. Among other crops you will see fields of hay which is ready......

 

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featured Castell Capdepera corner

Castell Capdepera corner

The castle of Capdepera is a Heritage of Cultural Interest and it has a long and moving history. It is located about 160 meters above sea level at a site some 2 km from......

 

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featured L'Ofre - Sierra Tramuntana

L’Ofre – Sierra Tramuntana

The Sierra Tramuntana is the emblematic mountain range on the island of Mallorca a beautiful contrast to the lowlands in the centre of the island and the eastern coast. Talking about the peaks, everyone......

 

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featured Sa Dragonera Tower

Sa Dragonera Tower

Sa Dragonera is the small island of the south-western coast of Mallorca and during our rather short visit to it, we came up the hill near the landing site and decided to take the......

 

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featured Cala Mandia

Cala Mandia

Cala Mandia is a splendid sand beach on the eastern coast of Mallorca, south of Porto Cristo where the famous caves “Coves del Drac” are. The beach is surrounded to either side by some......

 

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featured Cala Deia lonely rocks

Cala Deia lonely rocks

Cala Deia is a rocky yet very nice beach on the northern face of the Sierra Tramuntana. If you get here early you might catch a parking somewhere on the way down from Deia......

 

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featured On a boat near Puerto de Andratx

On a boat near Puerto de Andratx

Today we took a trip on one of the excursion boats at Peguera mostly used by tourists to discover the south western coast of Mallorca. Actually, as you can see from the panoramas on......

 

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featured Puig de Galatzo peak

Puig de Galatzo peak

The Puig de Galatzo is one of the most emblematic mountains on the island and you will see it very often, both when you approach Palma on the motorway coming in from Alcudia and......

 

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featured Maria de la Salud quarry

Maria de la Salud quarry

Maria de la Salud is a small town almost in the centre of inland Mallorca and not to be confused with the more commonly known Santa Maria del Camí where they have the popular......

 

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featured Portals Vells high up

Portals Vells high up

Portals Vells is a kind of bay with numerous beaches to the extreme south-west of Palma de Mallorca. You can reach it by going in the direction of El Toro. At the crossing where......

 

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featured Llucmajor inside church

Llucmajor inside church

The church of Sant Miquel at Llucmajor is believed to have been started to erect in 1235 which makes it one of the oldest churches on the island. The initial building was rather small......

 

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featured Cova de's Ermita Guiem

Cova de’s Ermita Guiem

This little cave you will find when you walk on the Camino del Archiduque near Valldemossa. The area is great to go hiking and though there are not the highest peaks on the island......

 

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featured Sa Dragonera view

Sa Dragonera view

If you walk to Sa Trapa you can go to the platform at the southern tip of the estate and enjoy a spectacular view on the island Sa Dragonera. It is a popular place......

 

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featured Church at Andratx

Church at Andratx

The church of Santa Maria de Andratx is the main church of the area and it has a beautiful external shape as well as some interesting features inside. It is home of the priest......

 

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featured Farm near Bunyola

Farm near Bunyola

The area around Bunyola is really nice to go hiking in the mountains. On one of our tours, on the way back to Bunyola, we passed by this nice farm. Some of the houses......

 

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featured Torrent de Coa Negra

Torrent de Coa Negra

Torrent de Coa Negra is a ravine in the Sierra Tramuntana featuring ample vegetation and forest with a river which sporadically has an active stream. When there has been heavy rain the river can......

 

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featured Sierra Na Burguesa

Sierra Na Burguesa

Living in Palma de Mallorca you often just want to escape the big city and get as far away from it as possible, e.g. to the east coast or the peaks of the Sierra......

 

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featured Storm aftermaths Carrer Borguny

Storm aftermaths Carrer Borguny

On October 4th, 2007 a devastating unseen storm hit Mallorca, causing damage of millions of Euros to buildings and vehicles. We had been out on the road, unfortunately without the camera, when a big......

 

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featured Bellavista seaside

Bellavista seaside

Bellavista is a small urbanization at the extreme eastern end of the Bahia de Palma. While the main sand beach in the Bahia ends roughly at S’Arenal, the next urbanization is Son Veri Nou,......

 

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featured Talaiot Capocorb Vell

Talaiot Capocorb Vell

Mallorca has a number of locations with Talaiots but this one is one of the more spectacular ones. There are five talaiots and an ancient village here which date back to the Bronze Age.......

 

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featured Castell Capdepera Walls

Castell Capdepera Walls

The castle of Capdepera is a Heritage of Cultural Interest and it has a long and moving history. It is located about 160 meters above sea level at a site some 2 km from......

 

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featured Mirador Nuu Sa Corbata

Mirador Nuu Sa Corbata

Nuu Sa Corbata is a popular road point on the way down to Sa Calobra. It marks the beginning of the twisting road down to the popular beach and it features a curve of......

 

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featured Estadio Lluis Sitjar

Estadio Lluis Sitjar

This panorama will soon preserve history because the stadium you can see on it is about to be demolished. The first steps have already been taken at the end of November 2014 and by......

 

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featured Hotel Can Isabel

Hotel Can Isabel

The hotel Can Isabel is a unique and splendid place to stay in the city of Soller. It is not available for mainstream tourism and you really need to know about it to find......

 

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featured L61 carrier in the port

L61 carrier in the port

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featured Water deposit near Bunyola

Water deposit near Bunyola

On the way back from our tour to the Penyal d’Honor we descended through a pleasant valley, surrounded by trees in this marvellous forest. At some point we spotted the water deposit towards the......

 

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featured Inside Palma's lighthouse

Inside Palma’s lighthouse

Anyone who has visited Porto Pi or the Paseo Marítimo in Palma will have seen the lighthouse of Palma de Mallorca, the Faro de Portopi. Its location so far towards the back of the......

 

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featured Cala d'Or seaside

Cala d’Or seaside

At Cala d’Or you will encounter s a kind of small bay with numerous beaches. All of them are well worth a visit and invite you to take a walk around the area. There......

 

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featured Fornalutx central square

Fornalutx central square

Fornalutx is arguably the most beautiful village on the island. While there are other great villages and towns too, it is for sure the one place where the inhabitants have the most colourful and......

 

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featured Puerto de Andratx ships

Puerto de Andratx ships

Puerto de Andratx is a famous port town at the south-western end of Mallorca, where lots of wealthy people have their homes in the steep hills surrounding the bay. It is also located on......

 

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featured Es Trenc beach west

Es Trenc beach west

Es Trenc is the beach which every so-called Mallorca specialist will highlight as the greatest natural beach on the island being an insiders’ tip. To get it right here: Yes, it is a huge......

 

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featured Santa Catalina Market

Santa Catalina Market

The market at Santa Catalina is a medium sized indoors market with quite some history. It is located in the district of Santa Catalina in the western parts of Palma de Mallorca and it......

 

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featured Torre de Canyamel

Torre de Canyamel

The Torre de Canyamel was built in the 13th century and it is up to 23 metres high. It was meant to defend the people living in the area in case of raids and......

 

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featured Deia La Residencia

Deia La Residencia

The hotel La Residencia in Deia is one of the most beautiful and exquisite hotels on the island. It features a main building in Mallorcan style in midst some marvellous gardens. Particulary spectacular are......

 

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featured Es Calo sandstones

Es Calo sandstones

The beach of Es Calo is located on the western side of the Sierra de Levante and you can access it on a fairly easy track from Betlem. It is not a very frequented......

 

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featured Santuari Sant Salvador

Santuari Sant Salvador

The Santuari de Sant Salvador is located in the east of the island of Mallorca near the city of Felanitx. There is a tiny road leading up to it in many curves and you......

 

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featured Parque Infantil Dragonera

Parque Infantil Dragonera

As said before, Palma de Mallorca features a lot of playgrounds for children. Actually there are many more than in other big cities and for those who have children this is pleasant new. Now,......

 

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featured Palma huge old tree

Palma huge old tree

Palma de Mallorca has a lot of sights to see, but sometimes spectacular things are not mentioned in tourist guides and it is well worth to take a look into some sideroads. A tree......

 

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Barranco de sa Gubia Raixa

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featured Hotel L'Hermitage

Hotel L’Hermitage

The Hotel Spa & Restaurant L’Hermitage is a nice countryside hotel in the mountains of the Sierra Tramuntana near the tiny village of Orient. It features a number of spacious rooms and the old......

 

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featured Cruce Sa Calobra

Cruce Sa Calobra

Here we are seeing the historic arc over the C-710 road right where the smaller Ma-2141 intersects. It is here where you take the road down to Sa Calobra. There is a bar and......

 

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featured Cala des Moro beach

Cala des Moro beach

The rather small beach Cala des Moro is an exceptionally nice beach on the east coast of Mallorca, just a few kilometres to the east of Santanyi. It is surrounded to both sides by......

 

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featured Es Verger view

Es Verger view

Es Verger is a strange place if you know little about it. When you look at the map at Google Maps you see a large network of streets distributed all around the hills above......

 

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featured Cas Concos church

Cas Concos church

The church at Cas Concos is rather special and different from others on the island, because it has an entrance looking like a Roman palace with large round columns. Cas Concos may not be......

 

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featured Torrent de Coa Negra

Torrent de Coa Negra

Torrent de Coa Negra is a ravine in the Sierra Tramuntana featuring ample vegetation and forest with a river which sporadically has an active stream. When there has been heavy rain the river can......

 

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featured Avenc de Son Pou

Avenc de Son Pou

Avenc de Son Pou is a very interesting cave in the Sierra Tramuntana somewhere between the villages Orient and Alaró. The amazing thing is that you access it through a tunnel and once you......

 

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featured Cabrera wharf Es Port

Cabrera wharf Es Port

Cabrera is an island off the south-eastern coast of Mallorca and both the island itself and the surrounding waters are a nature reserve since 1991. The island is some 16 km² in size and......

 

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featured Turkasia Kebabs

Turkasia Kebabs

Turkasia is a Döner and Kebab restaurant located in the district of Son Dameto in Palma de Mallorca, nearby the local police station. We do like the place as they make some very tasty......

 

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featured Monasterio de Lluc

Monasterio de Lluc

The Monasterio de Lluc is one of the most popular and most frequented tourist destination on the island of Mallorca. It is situated in the heart of the Sierra Tramuntana and you can either......

 

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featured Necrópolis Son Real

Necrópolis Son Real

The necrópolis Son Real Near Can Picafort dates back to the 7th – 4th century BC, though it was still used later on as a grave field. The place was discovered only in 1957......

 

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featured Campanet Central Square

Campanet Central Square

Campanet is a small town towards the north west of Mallorca. It’s name is not derived from “campana” which means bell, even though it may seem to be the obvious origin. The real origin......

 

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featured Casa Rural Son Verd

Casa Rural Son Verd

Son Verd is an estate in the heart of Mallorca, off the touristic centres, yet close to some of the nicest beaches on the island. The estate was founded some 400 years ago with......

 

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featured Son Serra Marina Beach

Son Serra Marina Beach

Son Serra de Marina is a town on the northern coast of Mallorca, built in the 1960s. The roads are tessellated and most of the houses are owned by locals who use them in......

 

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featured Puig de Ses Vinyes top

Puig de Ses Vinyes top

In recent weeks we had intended to go up to Puig de Ses Vinyes two times already, but our first intent did not even start, as the weather conditions were so adverse that we......

 

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featured Puig de Alaro

Puig de Alaro

Puig de Alaro is a medium size mountain on the eastern side of the Sierra Tramuntana, close to Alaro. It is not among the highest ones, but one of those emblematic rocks you can......

 

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featured Puig des Teix

Puig des Teix

The Puig des Teix is one of the mountains on the island of Mallorca higher than 1000 meters, to be exact its elevation is 1064 m above sea level. It is located in the......

 

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Mallorcapanorama

Mallorcapanorama is a private website featuring the large and ongoing collection of panoramas taken by Andreas Prange on the island since the beginning of the century. You can discover a large part of the island including remote locations through the high resolution panoramas on this site.

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