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Jungle Parc

Jungle Parc

To put it simply, Jungle Parc is a high ropes adventure park. In Jungle Parc children and adults alike can move between the tree tops through a mixture of ropes, zip-lines, bridges, and so much more. Some of the courses reach a height of 10 metres. Jungle Parc is located in Santa Ponsa in southwestern Mallorca. On arrival, guests can choose between ...

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Palma de Mallorca

Le Seu

Palma de Mallorca is the capital of Mallorca. The name goes back more than 2000 years, when Mallorca was conquered by Quintus Caecilius Metullus. He founded the city of Palmaria Palmensis, later becoming Palma as the city is known is Catalan. With a little more than 400,000 inhabitants, Palma de Mallorca isn’t a real ‘big city’. For an extended weekend ...

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Mallorca markets

Mallorca market

Mallorca has had markets for hundreds of years, and they are a permanent part of the Mallorcan tradition and culture. There is a market every day of the week, but the goods on offer differ from market to market. The markets typically open around 8-9 in the morning and close around 1-2 in the afternoon. If you want to beat ...

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Aqualand El Arenal

Aqualand waterslides

Aqualand is the self-proclaimed biggest waterpark in Mallorca—just like Western Water Park by Palma Nova. We won’t get involved in the politics of that debate, but simply mention that both waterparks are sizeable and filled with activities to entertain the entire family. The official name of the waterpark is Aqualand El Arenal, and you’ll find it on the outskirts of ...

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Joan Miró museum

Joan Miró museum

Joan Miró, the famous painter, was born in Barcelona in 1893. Even as a child, he had a knack for drawing and a desire to become an artist, but at his father’s request, he chose to put himself through a high school education and a subsequent career as an accountant. It quickly became apparent that the life of an accountant ...

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Safari Zoo

Safari Zoo

Safari Zoo brings the African savannah to you while you unwind on Mallorca. The park is located on the eastern coast of the island, on the outskirts of Sa Coma. The holiday towns of Cala Millor and Porto Cristo are located a short drive from the park. You can either visit the large savannah area in your own car or ...

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Top 10 Mallorca best beaches

Es Caragol

Let’s face it. If 10 Mallorca experts should provide a list of the best beaches in Mallorca, these lists would be very different. Mallorca has so many beaches, each of them amazing in their own way. Child-friendly beaches, romantic beaches, remote natural beaches or vibrant town beaches. Here is our idea of the 10 best beaches in Mallorca. No. 1: ...

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Platja Ciutat Jardí

Ciutat Jardi

Platja Ciutat Jardí is located five kilometers east of Palma de Mallorca’s center. The beach is officially located inside the city, however, it’s much easier to walk to Ca’n Pere Antoni, if you choose to walk on foot from the center. The beach in general Ciutat Jardí is a wonderful beach, and nothing less than 450 meters long, while quite ...

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Ca’n Pere Antoni

Can Pere Antoni

Platja Ca’n Pere Antoni is situated only two kilometres from the centre of Palma de Mallorca and only one kilometre from the gothic cathedral, La Seu. The beach in general The 750 metre long Platja Ca’n Pere Antoni is a true urban beach, which especially the local population take advantage of. The sand is white and fine grained and the ...

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Sant Elm

Sant Elm

Sant Elm is a small resort on the west coast of Mallorca, that faces the small island Es Pantaleu and the larger island Sa Dragonera. The drive to Sant Elm is through twisting roads in a scenic landscape. On the way to Sant Elm the charming little village of Andratx is worth a stop. The beach i general The 130 ...

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