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Mallorca

Majorca, also Mallorca or the "major" island, is the biggest of the Balearic Islands. Sometimes called the "Mediterranean Lady", it lies about 100 miles from the Spanish mainland, and is a blend of ancient myth, paradise, and the remarkable tourism industry, with annual visitors reaching more than nine million.

It experienced tourism development as early as the 1920s, mainly appealing to artists and intellectuals. Its people and language are most akin to Catalonia, with influences from nearby Italy and France, as well as the Greeks, Romans, Moors, and Barbary pirates. Notable attractions aside from the sun, sand, and sea are the Sierra de Tramuntana mountains, and the scenic drives and small villages along the islandís northeast coast.

Palma de Majorca, or Palma, is home to more than half of the population, and is the only true city on the island. Its old quarter is a charming mix of cobbled laneways, palaces, churches, and designer bars, but is also brimming with souvenir shops for the tourists.

With its attractive climate, landscapes and cosmopolitan ambience, however, Majorca has developed into a privileged holiday resort with a cultural offer comparable to other European capitals.
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Los Altos del Golf

The Taylor Woodrow development of Los Altos del Golf is situated in one of Majorca's most exclusive areas, on the prestigious Andratx Golf Course in Camp de Mar. Located on the island's south-western side and enjoying a mild year-round climate, Los Altos del Golf consists of 55 exclusive 2, 3 and 4 bedroom townhouses.
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Pollentia Mar

Pollentia Mar can be found right in the centre of the picturesque Puerto Pollensa, situated opposite a square and just 50 metres from the beach and fishing port. It is rare to find newly built properties in such a sought-after location, within walking distance to all of the port's services, amenities and attractions.
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3 bedrooms Finca

Beautiful Country Farmhouse set in five acres of fig and almond trees. Views of the famous Formentor Hotel over the Bay of Pollensa, mountain ranges and to the left the monastery of Puig de Maria. Large lawn to play football or rounders before a splash in the pool, the property...
price: €850,000 (£806,650)
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