Category Archives: Mallorca Legends and stories

A GOURMET TOUR; GASTRONOMIC EXPERIENCE IN PALMA DE MALLORCA WITH MALLORCA PRIVATE TOUR GUIDES

  A GOURMET EXPERIENCE IN PALMA DE MALLORCA WITH MALLORCA PRIVATE TOUR GUIDES Gastronomy is part of the culture of a country,  gastronomy is the study of the culture of a country , having as main axis the meals  which … Continue reading

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FREDERIC CHOPIN,BORN 1ST MARCH,THE POLISH COMPOSER WHO LIVED IN VALLDEMOSSA, MALLORCA.

FREDERIC CHOPIN,BORN 1ST MARCH,THE POLISH COMPOSER WHO LIVED IN VALLDEMOSSA, MALLORCA.  You are probably not the first, neither the last one to look up your horoscope to find out what the future has in store for you, or tried to … Continue reading

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SOR FRANCINAINA CIRER-BLESSED HOLIDAY SOR FRANCINAINA -27th February-SENCELLES-MAJORCA

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Sencelles, a town located in the center of the island Majorca, It´s the birthplace of the beatified sister, Francinaina Cirer (1st june 1781-27 february 1855) She is wellknown in Sencelles (mallorca) as “Aunt Xiroia” the family…

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THE MAJORCAN SNOW-ALMOND BLOSSOM IN MAJORCA-AMAZING WINTER LANDSCAPES

ALMOND BLOSSON-THE MAJORCAN SNOW Mallorca, late winter, early spring, offers visitors an excellent weather. Are rare occasions when it snows in Majorca, and it´s usually in the mountains of the Sierra de Tramuntana. (declared world heritage by Unesco) But one … Continue reading

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SANT ANTONI-SINT ANTHONY´S FESTIVITY IN MALLORCA-BENEIDES-ANIMALS BLESSINGS-17TH JANUARY

SANT ANTONI-SINT ANTHONY FESTIVITY IN MALLORCA-BENEIDES-ANIMALS BLESSINGS-17TH JANUARY Today 17th January is Sint ANTHONY´S day, Mallorca Private Tour Guides wants to take this opportunity to congratulate all the Antonios and Antonias. St. Anthony´s festivity has a strong tradition in Mallorca where … Continue reading

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ALL SAINTS FESTIVITY-“TOTS SANTS”-ITS TIME FOR CANDIE ROSARIES IN MALLORCA-MALLORCA TRADITIONS, GASTRONOMY AND FESTIVITIES

ALL SAINTS FESTIVITY-“TOTS SANTS”-ITS TIME FOR CANDIE ROSARIES IN MALLORCA-MALLORCA TRADITIONS, GASTRONOMY AND FESTIVITIES All Saints “TOTS SANTS” festivity is coming, and Mallorca´s  confectionery and Candy stores, are already decorated with the famous “ROSARIS ENSUCRATS” (sweets rosaries or Candies rosaries). … Continue reading

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BLESSED FATHER SERRA-THE ORIGIN OF HIS NAME “JUNIPERO”-28th AUGUST ANNIVERSARY OF HIS DEATH-THE CONNECTION WITH JUNIPERO DE ASSISI AND ST FRANCIS OF ASSISI

BLESSED FATHER SERRA-THE ORIGIN OF HIS NAME “JUNIPERO”- 28th AUGUST ANNIVERSARY OF HIS DEATH-THE CONNECTION WITH JUNIPERO OF ASSISI AND ST FRANCIS OF ASSISI August 28th 1784,died at Mission San Carlos Borromeo , located next to Carmel river, near Monterey, … Continue reading

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BINISSALEM AND ITS LEGENDS-SA POTA DES REI-A MAJORCAN WINE AREA

BINISSALEM AND ITS LEGENDS-SA POTA DES REI-A MAJORCAN WINE AREA Its position parallel to the Sierra de Tramuntana mountains, combined with a slight elevation, allowed the consolidation of large historical pathways, as the axis Palma-Pollentia during Roman times, the Raiguer´s … Continue reading

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COURTYARDS IN PALMA-A WALKING TOUR TO DISCOVER OLD TOWN PALMA AND ITS PATIOS

COURTYARDS IN PALMA-A WALKING TOUR TO DISCOVER OLD TOWN PALMA AND ITS PATIOS The “patio”, any “patio” (courtyard )responds to a basic scheme over which a number of variants can be superimposed, depending on the architectural style to which it belongs. … Continue reading

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DISCOVER PALMA COURTYARDS IN A WALKING TOUR-PALMA PATIOS

DISCOVER PALMA COURTYARDS IN A WALKING TOUR-PALMA PATIOS PALMA HOUSES AND COURTYARDS “PATIOS” Up to the middle of the XX century, the city Palma de Mallorca was the site of one of the most important concentrations of stately homes in … Continue reading

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