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Mallorca (or Majorca), a Spanish province located in the Mediterranean Sea, just off the coast of Spain, is the largest of the Balearic Islands archipelago. Palma de la Mallorca, the island’s capital, is also the capital of the autonomous community of the Balearic Islands, which includes Ibiza, Menorca, Formentera and Cabrera.Whilst the Balearic Islands are very popular with tourists from EU countries, travellers from both US and Canada also flock to the islands for sun, sand, relaxation and good food.Mallorca is an ideal holiday destination, and the island’s vast array of accommodation, from luxury five star spa hotels to affordable family lodging, ensures holidaymakers are very well catered for, whatever their budget.For the tourist, Mallorca has much to offer with an abundance of sandy beaches, excellent shopping in Palma and interesting local markets dotted around the island. The Cultural Landscape of the Serra de Tramuntana, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and the magnificent 14th century Gothic Cathedral in Palma are also popular attractions. The old town of Alcudia, the charming Puerto de Soller and the famous Soller train, which runs between Palma and Soller and offers breathtaking views of the mountains and countryside, and the spectacular and awe-inspiring Cuevas del Drach (caves of Drach) are also popular visitor destinations.Mallorca’s warm climate, varied coast and favourable winds make it a superb place for many different water sports. The annual International Boat Show in Palma and the ever-increasing numbers of holidaymakers and residents looking for fun on or in the water are evidence of the growing importance of watersports to the island’s economy. There are so many venues for water sports around the beautiful coastline you will be spoiled for choice.SnorkellingSnorkelling is the easiest way to get up close to Mallorca’s amazing marine life. You need only a mask, a snorkel and a pair of flippers and you are good to go. Beginners who may be unsure can get advice from any of the diving centres around the coast. Some of the best beaches for snorkelling include:Cala Mondragó, near Cala D’OrLa Isla de FormentorBeach Es Braç, near MuroSailing and BoatingThe waters off the coast of Mallorca offer a fascinating cruising experience all year round. Indeed, many sailors prefer the winter months, when the seas are less crowded and the weather is still mild enough to make a boat trip a pleasant experience. There are too many marinas and harbours around the island to list here but the following websites are a useful source of information on all things nautical:Fondear.comRcnpp.netJet-skiingJet-skiing can be carried out at beaches all around Mallorca and jet-skis are widely available for hire. No licence is required, but life jackets must be worn and regulations regarding distance from the beach, cliffs and marker buoys should be observed. For information on jet-ski courses telephone +34 971 206 114.Mallorca also offers ideal conditions for paddle-boarding, wind-surfing and kite-surfing, making it the perfect base for all water-lovers.After holidaying here, many people dream about moving to this beautiful island. Whether you are looking for a holiday home or a retirement haven, property for sale in Mallorca has not looked such an attractive proposition for several years. Now prices are starting to recover, it is an excellent time to consider buying your own place in the sun.
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