Palma has for years now been awarded best city to live in in the world. That is quite an achievement for a city on the Balearic islands, here in the middle of the Mediterranean region.
Palma local guide
Palma offers thousands of years of cultural diversity, perhaps this is why so many people feel at “home” in Palma.
This amazing city offers a wide variety of architectural pearls, urban atmosphere, historical places of interest and cultural manifestations.It will not take you many steps on the stone carved streets, to find out that this city is a tressure of history.
Hundreds of restaurants, tapas bars and small local eateries pops up in the narrow stony streets and the little courtyards inside Palma.
Find your best accommodation in hotel, flat or villa in Palma de Mallorca
You can have everything you want in Palma – sea view, mundane hotels, local urban atmosphere.
Palma offers everything from small hostals to amazing luxury hotels situated in old mansions and palaces.
Rent a city bike, jump of a guided segway tour or tie your shoelaces and explore the city step by step. Palma offers a wide variety of activities to explore and do.
You can go to the beaches in Platja de Palma or Illetas, you can play golf, visit a waterpark, explore the seven seas in the amazing aquarium, enjoy a scenic marketplace or maybe shop until you drop.
Palma offers so many things to do, and you can do them all year round.
There are several markets in Palma – everyday!
Llotja de Peix:
Big fish market helfd on the docs by the harbour. Find the dock of Moll de Pescadors, where all the fishing boats arrive at 6 a.m.
The biggest fresh produce market in Palma, and maybe on the island, is held here in the big market old market building on Placa Olivar, just east of Placa d’Espanya. Find everything from juicy fruits to the best local cheeses and meat here.
The big crafts market in the center of Palma in Placa Mayor. The market is everyday between 10 o’clock and 2 o’clock.
Mercat de Santa Catalina:
Santa Catalina is crowing in popularity every year. This is where the mundane people gathers to cultivate and maintain the urban lifestyle. Visit the market on Placa Navegacio and enjoy a new version of an old tradition.
Palma is located on the southwestern part of Mallorca.