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The Other Mallorca

 10/Sep
The Other Mallorca
Discovering the Other Mallorca, Exploring the Island's Northern Coast Alternative holidays in the Balearics Few places have been quite as misconstrued as Mallorca, but the craggy northern coast of the island, around Pollensa a [...]

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Walker's paradise: Your walking hotel in Puerto Pollensa

 4/Sep
Mar Calma Hotel, 17 Formentor Road, Puerto Pollensa  A walking hotel review The Mar Calma Hotel is a comfortable, stylish and extremely friendly boutique hotel in the centre of Puerto Pollensa town - Mallorca walkers couldn't ask f [...]

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What to pack for a hiking trip in the north of Mallorca

 22/Aug
Hiking in the north of the island of Mallorca A hiking holiday is that delightful combination, where you get away, go somewhere with better weather and you get fit and healthy in the process.  As well as spending your time in stunning lan [...]

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How to escape the crowds in Mallorca this summer

 8/Aug
How to escape the crowds in Mallorca this summer
Where to go to get away in Mallorca: Spaces, gardens and secret places Some may say that it's impossible. The island is too popular, the beaches too full, the plazas, cafes and restaurants are all well known, discussed on Trip Advi [...]

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5 ways a beach holiday is good for your health

 30/Jul
Why going to the beach is good for you
Hot & Healthy Boutique Hotel Holidays by the Seaside in Mallorca Blue Spaces do something special strange to our brains  I can think of few other scenarios where I'd happily rid myself of practically all my clothes and lie [...]

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6 Crazy things to do in Mallorca

 19/Jul
6 Crazy things to do in Mallorca
Wild & Unusual Experiences That Will Blow You Away! Can there really be anything left to discover on this popular Balearic Island in the middle of the Med and is there any more to this holiday hub than sun and beer? It does seem u [...]

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Port de Pollensa's Summer Festival

 4/Jul
It's party time in Puerto Pollensa! There are two days a year when the Port de Pollensa drops the holiday destination job and goes back to being the small fishing village it once was to celebrate its traditions in full. One is the win [...]

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5 water sports to do in Puerto Pollensa

 26/Jun
What beach activity will you try this summer in Mallorca? Kitesurfing, Paddle Boarding, Kayaking, Scuba Diving and Sailing on the Bay of Pollensa The standard holiday model may not be enough for the active traveller and though the beaches [...]

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The best (and worst) time of year to visit the Balearics

 11/Jun
The best (and worst) time to visit the Balearic Islands
And how you may prefer Mallorca out of season after all What is the quietest time of year on the island? When can you fly cheapest and does it rain a lot in winter? Is it warm enough to swim in spring or is the autumn better? Whe [...]

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5 things to do in Mallorca before you die

 29/May
5 things to do in Mallorca before you die
Fun & fabulous experiences in the north of the island… To live before you die Bucket lists abound; Calls to action where you're told of all the experiences you cannot miss; places to go, foods to try, things to see, from sc [...]

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Couples hotel on the Bay of Pollensa

 24/May
Heavenly escapes for two at a luxury boutique hotel in Mallorca A romantic break in a small hotel in the med needn't be a hassle. Sometimes, all you need is to get away to a new place and enjoy eachother's company. Relax and crea [...]

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Golf Hotel in Puerto Pollensa

 11/May
Golf hotel in Puerto Pollensa
Challenging bunkers and long drives on Mallorca's golf perfect north coast There are 2 excellent golf courses in the north of the island, set in spectacular surroundings, in an the area that also happens to have delicio [...]

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How to drink wine in Mallorca and sound like a wine buf

 18/Apr
How to drink wine in Mallorca
Touring and wine tasting at the island's wineries, and what you need to know... If the best way to know about something is to experience it, then it would follow that the best way to learn about wine is to drink it. Leaving the Coastlin [...]

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Getting lost around Port de Pollensa

 8/Apr
Get lost around Port de Pollensa
EXPLORE, SAMPLE, TASTE AND DISCOVER A HIDDEN WORLD OFF THE BEATEN TRACK Port de Pollensa - Image Courtesy of Pollensa.com Discover a hidden Mallorca, away from the beach-going crowds and the pink sunsets on the busy coast, step away fr [...]

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