Archive for Category: "Customs and Traditions"

The Annual Battle between Moors and Christians

The Annual Battle between Moors and Christians

If I had to choose my favourite Mallorcan festivity to recommend to a friend or visitor, it would probably either be the Pi de Sant Antoni in Pollença (in January), the Devallament in Felanitx (on Good Friday), the Moros i Cristians in Sóller (in May), the Corpus Cristi procession in Palma (in June), the Moros […]

Easter Traditions in Mallorca

Easter Traditions in Mallorca

Spain is different. Now, with Easter coming up, is a good opportunity to find out just how different it feels. Easter festivities here hold a very special attraction, at least for those of us ex-pats. Even now, with the Catholic religion being much less dominant than in the past, Easter in Mallorca is still the […]