Places of special interest
The calm that is now enjoyed in S’Arracó is in contrast with its violent and adventurous past, when it was refuge for exiles and the scene of bloody encounters and raids from Muslim pirates.
Located right by the Paseo Marítimo, Santa Catalina is one of Palma’s most dynamic districts. Modernist buildings mix with two and three story homes that display the style so characteristic of the city centre: iron balconies, Majorcan shutters and traditional roof tiles.
The Calatrava quarter is an area made up of very narrow streets where the old Jewish Quarter Calle Major used to be located.
For some years now, swans have been living in the large pond under the Arco de la Drassana, right at the foot of the Almudaina Palace and the Cathedral.
- The picturesque village of Valldemosa
- Ses Rotes Velles offers its clients luxurious tranquillity
- Palma de Mallorca’s small jewels: La Plaza de la Reina
- A trip into the heart of the Pla de Mallorca
- Son Sureda Ric, a châteaux in the Manacor region
- The Hamlet of Jornets recaptures the vivid history of Mallorca
- Promotional video of Mallorca
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