Mallorca is a name derived from the Latin word, insula maior which means the “Larger Island”. It is one of the Balearic Islands located in the Mediterranean Sea. Its neighboring islands include the islands of Formentera, Ibiza and Minorca (“the smaller island”). Palma is its capital and in the year 1983, it also became the capital of the whole Balearic Islands autonomous community.
Since 1950, tourism has transformed the simple island into a center of attraction for foreign visitors mostly from the countries of United Kingdom, Scandinavia, Ireland and Germany. And since the visitors double every year, it has also attracted employment from mainland Spain and other parts of the world.
Mallorca has a lot of amazing experiences to offer tourists. It has its finest accommodation that will suit everybody’s budget. You can then enjoy its beautiful beaches have made the island so popular.
Transportation is a no-no problem in Mallorca also. Hence, you can transport yourself through buses, trains, and car rentals ready to take you anywhere you want to go. And if you are planning for a short stay, our page has its recommendation on what to do in Mallorca may it be for long weekend, weekend and day trip only.
If tours in the place are what you are looking for, then grabbing an idea is a click away. Simply visit tours for fully described activities that you wish to experience.
If you are deciding to Travel to Mallorca, bus, plane or trains are always there to help you reach your destinations for very reasonable prices.
Having a vacation in Mallorca would surely be the best too if you know a little Spanish. If you are interested in learning it, our Learn Spanish page would give you some hints on what Spanish School will be the best for you.