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, Span. Mallorca , island (1991 pop. 602,074), 1,405 sq mi (3,639 sq km), Spain, largest of the Balearic Islands, in the W Mediterranean. Palma is the chief city.
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(Majorca), a Spanish island in the Mediterranean Sea; the largest of the Balearic Islands. Area, 3,640 sq km. The island’s principal topographical feature is a hilly plain; in the northwest there are mountains with heights up to 1,445 m. The northeastern and southwestern coasts are broken by large bays. Mediterranean landscapes abound. The principal occupations are fishing and the cultivation of fruits (citrus, grapes, olives). There are numerous health resorts (Palma); tourism is an important business.

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More flights to Mallorca from: Cologne (13 wkly) & Dortmund (5 wkly)
Being able to extend our route to Palma de Mallorca is again through listening to our customers and ensuring we are the easy and obvious choice for their travel needs.
All the Mallorca and Malaga flights will be operated by Boeing 737-800 with 189 economy seats available.
However, Mallorca cannot approach the game with much confidence as their away form has been holding them back for a long time.
Both Real Madrid and Mallorca announced the transfer, which is for almost 4 million euros (around 4.
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Park Hyatt Mallorca will be the first Hyatt-branded hotel in Mallorca, an island in the Mediterranean Sea off the eastern coast of Spain.
Zigic has two years remaining on his deal at St Andrew's and acting chairman Peter Pannu is refusing to plunge the Championship club into further financial worries by sanctioning the deal Mallorca want.
Located on the south east coast of Mallorca, the El Puerto II development consists of two-bedroom apartments, costing from just 165,0 euros, with furniture included.
El Llibre de franqueses i privilegis del Regne de Mallorca, conocido tambien como el Llibre del Reis desde su "descubrimiento" por parte del poligrafo Jose Maria Quadrado, es probablemente la obra mas valiosa que alberga el Archivo Historico del Reino de Mallorca.