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Tourist map of Balearic Islands (clickable): scale 1cm=16 km
Balearic Islands Tourist map of Balearic Islands

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Sa Caleta

: Phoenician settlement of sa Caleta, Ibiza. It is located in the municipality of Sant Josep de sa Talaia and it was founded at the VIII century BC

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Santa Eulària

: One of the coastal villages on Ibiza which has retained much of its original character and charm despite tourism. Cultural attractions are: the church of Puig Missa on a hill, ethnological museum.



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Ibiza - Eivissa

: The old part (Dalt Vila) from the capital of Ibiza looks like a citadel. Cultural attractions here are: Potal de ses Taules (gate) and catalan gothic Cathedral of Santa Maria d'Eivissa (13th century). Three well-known discos / nightclubs in this location: Pacha, El Divino and Space (south of the city).

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Megalithic stone monuments of Menorca

: On the island there are hundreds of so-called navetes, taules and talaiots. These are towers of little stones from the Bronze Age (3000-4000 years old).

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Sierra de Tramuntana

: Nature park on the northwest side of Mallorca.

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Island Formentera

: Less well known smaller island of the Balearic Islands but ideal as day trip from Ibiza to explore with a (rental) bike. Although the island is especially known for its nature, there are a few cultural options: the capital Sant Francesc the Formentera (church, folk museum) and the archaeological site Ca Na Costa.

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Café del Mar

: Cafe in San Antonio (Ibiza), famous for its sunset and music.

The weather and climate

1) Current weather in Palma de Mallorca (temperature, precipitation).



2) Weather forecast Palma de Mallorca

3) Weather forecast for tomorrow (meteo online - spanish radar for precipitation): see left.

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General Information Balearic Islands

population: 1.031.000 (2,3%, 14e)
density (people/km2): 206 (6e)
area (km2): 4.992 (1,0%, 17e)
cities: Ibiza, Mahón, Ciudadela
sun hours in winter: 5
sun hours in summer: 11
tourism (%): 14,2 (4e)
bed places per km2: 37,1 (1e)
landscape: island, coast, hills, mountains
highest elevation point: Puig Major 1.445 meter
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Land use Balearic Islands

 Forest   1408 km2 
 32% 
 Other nature   338 km2 
 8% 
 Agriculture   2668 km2 
 60% 
 Grassland   6 km2 
 0% 
 Water   0 km2 
 0% 
 Urban area   35 km2 
 1% 

Climate: Mean temperature (°C) and Precipitaion (mm)

Weather forecast  



Weather Palma de Majorque