The bustling town of Alaró is nestled in a peaceful valley on the southern slopes of the Tramuntana Mountain range in Mallorca. Despite being a minor tourist destination Alaró has plenty to offer visitors. The ancient architecture and narrow cobbled streets combine to create a traditional charm that …
Pueblo Español gives visitors to Palma a flavour of other parts of Spain. The open air museum, which is a fifteen minute walk from the neighbourhood of Santa Catalina, has reproductions of a number of famous buildings.
Plaza Mayor is a large, longitudinal square built on the site of the San Felipe Nerí Convent in Palma. It was the seat of the Inquisition until 1838 and though it has been reformed since, there is still an air of solemnity about the place.
The whole family will love the magical ambience of this special Christmas Market set in glamorous Puerto Portals. Christmas gift shopping will be a breeze, with stalls selling an array of covetable handicrafts, natural cosmetics, accessories, and more.
Visit the Christmas markets in Mallorca this year where families can enjoy activities such as musical performances, children’s workshops, dance, circus acrobatics and special cooking shows.
Scientists have discovered the only breeding ground for sperm whales in Spain, just off the coast of Minorca. The announcement by scientists attending a congress in Ibiza has been widely welcomed because there are only 2,000 sperm whales left in the Mediterranean and it is an endangered species.
The lid is about to be lifted off the life of the stars who have featured in ITV’s Live Island which is staged and filmed every summer at a luxury villa in Mallorca.
One of the good things about peas is that they are not one of those veggies that come into season and then disappear before their presence has had time to register.
Wine from Mallorca has a growing reputation for quality – the best wines winning medals at international competitions. Take a wine tour to see the numerous vineyards and visit some of the dozens of bodegas across the island. Enjoy some wine tasting and take home a bottle or two: wine from Mallorca is some of the best in Spain!
In what has been hailed a “game changer” for UK travel, rules over liquids and laptops in hand luggage could be axed at UK airports within two years thanks to the rollout of new 3D scanners.
Series five of The Crown, which was partly shot on location in Mallorca last year, continues to dominate the Netflix Top 10 chart. During the November 14-20 viewing window, the latest installment of the British royal family drama starring Imelda Staunton and Jonathan Pryce earned 84.3 million hours viewed.
Clem Burke, drummer and founder of Blondie, and Glen Matlock, bassist and founder of the Sex Pistols, will offer a “celebration of rock” at the Xesc Forteza theatre this Saturday, starting at 8:00 pm.
Miliki is a seven-year-old boy who dreams of being a clown. His wishes are to make people laugh and to compose songs, so that he can travel the world with a circus. One night, he writes down his wishes.