Palma de Mallorca, the capital of the island of Majorca in the Balearic Islands is situated in the Bay of Palma and has a very good climate year round. Although it is better known for its sun and beach tourism, Palma de Mallorca also has an attractive historic quarter. Some of the sites that are well worth visiting are the Almudaina Palace, the Cathedral (one of the most outstanding churches in the world), the Plaza Mayor and the Lonja fish market. For the active visitor, there is golf at Son Vida’s Golf Course, a walk up to the ruins of Castell D’Alaro and its chapel or a stroll through the harbour to see the magnificent yachts. While for those who like shopping, there are the distinctive shops in the Old Town. Not to be missed is a stop to sample the local wines, Franja Roja or Viña Paumina, which are exclusively available on Majorca in the Balearic Islands. For those who care to venture a little further, there are caves and historic ruins on the eastern coast of the island of Majorca where the famous Mallorcan pearls are found.
For your visit to the Balearic Islands, Palma de Mallorca can offer a wide variety of accommodation. The 4* Aya Hotel could be a good choice. This hotel has its own swimming pool, terraces and a restaurant and offers disabled access to the hotels facilities. For the visitor looking for a more active stay, the Castillo Hotel Son Vida could be your choice in Palma de Mallorca, on the island of Majorca in the Balearic Islands. This hotel is situated between four golf courses and can offer the guest four swimming pools, including an indoor pool and children’s pool and tennis courts. In addition there is the Arabella Spa for the guests’ enjoyment. One of the most sumptuous hotels on the island of Majorca is the Castillo Hotel Son Vida, which has refined decoration combined with up-to-date technology. The 24-hour reception ensures that all your needs are taken care of throughout the day and night.