Culinary specialties in Mallorca

Palma de Mallorca, and the island of Mallorca in general, are strongly affected by northern tourism. For this reason, hotels and restaurants often serve international and German cuisine. On the contr...

Practical Information about Palma de Mallorca

Public Holidays 1 January: New Year’s Day 6 Januaries: Epiphany 1 may: Labour Day 25 July: St. Giacoo 15 August: Assumption 12 October: National party 1 November: all the Saints 6 December: par...

Travelling with children in Palma de Mallorca

During summer season the island is invaded mainly by young people in search of fun, while from September/October it is full of retired people and children in pre scholar age. Generally speaking all h...

Events in Palma de Mallorca

Most of the steady events on the island are bound to aspects of catholic life. The following calendar summarizes the main events and festivals which take place every year in Palma: 5th January: proce...

Climate and weather in Palma de Mallorca

Mallorca can be considered the paradise for retired people of north Europe. It is not difficult to meet English and German retired people spending the long winter periods on the island, and most of t...

How to move in Palma de Mallorca

If you plan to limit your visit to the city of Palma de Mallorca, a tour on foot or by public transport is the best way. The city stretches out along the sea with a pleasant promenade, and the old to...

How to get to Palma de Mallorca

By plane The plane is undoubtedly the quickest way to reach Mallorca. The airport San Joan is modern and well equipped, and it is served by numerous flights from the major European capitals. During s...

Welcome to Palma de Mallorca!

Mallorca is able to suit the exigencies of many different typologies of vacationers. The south coast, with the regional capital Palma de Mallorca, is full of beaches and fashion villages, while the n...