La Patrona: summer festivities in Pollença old town

Today, Friday 13 July, the summer officially begins in Pollença. Today we have “les votacions”, to choose the main characters of the Moors and Christians battle of La Patrona de Pollença! For this festivity everyone gathers in the Joan March gardens to democratically elect the locals that will represent Joan Mas, Dragut and his henchmen, and the old Pollença Town … Continue reading La Patrona: summer festivities in Pollença old town

Mallorca in Winter: weather and what to do

Friday the 22nd of December is the Winter solstice: the starting shot for the winter in Mallorca and the rest of the world. Although it may seem that the summer time’s most desirable island now has little to offer, the fact is Mallorca in winter is a real paradise too… This year 2017 has been … Continue reading Mallorca in Winter: weather and what to do

Cycling in Mallorca? Pollensa is the ideal place!

Each year thousands of Europeans travel to Mallorca in order to put their passion into action: the sport of cycling. The numbers are increasing year-by-year, among those visiting the island for training reasons, in preparation for competition season, as professionals, or simply to enjoy riding on the island’s roads. But, what is it that attracts … Continue reading Cycling in Mallorca? Pollensa is the ideal place!