Palma de Mallorca Local Customs

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Most Viewed Local Customs in Palma de Mallorca

  • 1. A matter of Lingo

    In Mallorca, anything goes. You will see old men at cafes drinking beer at ten in the morning, and young people going home from clubbing at four. There is supposedly a drinking age, but no one seems...

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  • 2. Luxury produce

    This street, storekeeper, is the equivalent of the Rue de Rivoli in Paris. Under the arcades one recovers all stores of luxury and the big dressmakers who settled in Palma. It is therefore there that...

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  • 4. Movie characters

    One of the most interesting local sights are the local people dressed as Disney characters. They really are very good and authentic - they do ask for money if...

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  • 5. Mallorcan Windmills

    You will see lots of windmills around Palma and throughout the Mallorcan countryside. They used to be used for bringing up water but these days most houses have...

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  • 6. Traditional wines and pastry

    If you are in Mallorca you have to taste the Palo, which is a traditional aperitif wine and don?t forget to eat the tradition pastry ensaimada.They are...

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  • 7. Siesta or nap

    A siesta is a short nap taken in the early afternoon, often after the midday meal. Such a period of sleep is a common tradition in hot countries. The word...

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  • 8. "Brut" rice or "dirty rice"

    "Brut" means dirty on mallorquin language. They call brut this plate because they used whatever the season gives to prepare it.Is a delicious plate, full with...

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  • 9. Traditional dance in Mallorca

    In Mallorca htey keep very well their traditions, their language, mallorquin, very related with catalan because of the inmigration of catalan people when...

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  • 10. Sangria and Flamenco

    If you don't taste some sangria and don't see flamenco dance it is like you have not been in Spain. Aldough I think Mallorca is not "real" Spain you should give...

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  • 11. If you stay in Alcudia, we...

    If you stay in Alcudia, we found that the area called the Port of Alcudia seemed to feel more spanish than the area where we stayed.At the port there is the...

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  • 12. Snails

    Have U ever tasted snails? No...then U can taste them in Mallorca. There are plenty of places where to eat them, is a local dish.

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  • 13. Trampo, a local dish, wonderful salad

    Take plenty of tomatoes, some peppers, onions and tuna. Cut it all in little pieces and U´re ready to eat the local mallorcan salad, "Trampo". It´s delicious!

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  • 14. Tombet, a local plate

    Enjoy this wonderfull tipical plate....Is a vegetable stew with potatoes, fried peppers and aubergine, covered with tomato sauce...enjoy it!

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  • 15. Drink the herb - Tunel

    In Mallorca they make a drink from herbs called Tunel. You can buy sweet or sour.I didn't try the sour but the sweet was very nice, and it's cheap for a big...

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  • 16. Traditions on Mallorca

    People go to festivals, concert and dance contest. Even in the public U can see people dressing with typical outfits, just wearing theme, to show and keep their...

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  • 17. Flamenco dance

    In Mallorca there are several groups that keep flamenco music alive. Even the smallest follow the tradition maybe with hope that one day they will perform in...

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  • 18. Corpus Cristy is a religious...

    Corpus Cristy is a religious festival that I was lucky to be there for. This one celebrated in Soiler

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