Gaudí and Modernist Art: Guided Tour in Palma de Mallorca
"Discover one of the most significant artistic movements of the latter 19th century and the early 20th with a lesson on Antoni Gaudí. See the work of one of Spain's most prolific artists in Palma the second most important Spanish city according to the number of samples of modernist architecture on its streets.Many of these picturesque buildings go unnoticed by the majority of visitors but this tour embarks on an adventure to learn of their history. Begin at the Gran Hotel and stroll to the upper part of town to see the most remarkable modernist works in the Balearic capital. Understand how important the influence of Catalan architects ceramics muses dragons and monsters.Just before wrapping up the itinerary
Private Tour: Mallorca Caves of Drach and Majorica Pearl Factory
"Start your day at a time convenient to you with a pickup from your Mallorca hotel or alternatively meet your guide at the Palma de Mallorca cruise port. Relax as you journey out of the city and head inland by air-conditioned minivan. As you travel ask your guide as many questions about the city and the island of Mallorca as you wish; the beauty of having a private guide is that the commentary is tailored to your interests.After a while arrive in the town of Manacor
"Meet your private guide in central Palma de Mallorca near the town hall square and take a leisurely stroll to the so-called ‘monumental area’ where the bounty of the city’s sights can be seen. As you walk feel free to ask your guide as many questions about the city and the island as you wish; one of the benefits of a private guide is that the commentary is tailored to your interests.Stop for photos outside Palma Cathedral (La Seu) and hear how the Roman Catholic place of worship was built on the spot where an Arabian mosque one stood. If the site is of particular interest to you upgrade to include admission and head inside to admire the circular stained-glass windows and Gaudi-designed features. The colorful
Before we tackled the 365 steps to the chapel atop the Calvari steps for the magnificent views....... Waitress service here sometiems looks like it will take one day for each of those 365 steps! But...