Christmas on Majorca, a time full of joy and celebrations featuring tradition and modernity at the same time.
The beautifully illuminated and decorated city of Palma, as each year, offers an attractive program of Christmas and Three Kings Fair, held every day from 10:00 to 21:00 o’clock, until January 6, 2014, with a Christmas Train tour on Fridays and Saturdays.
On the 24th December, Christmas Eve, after the church service with the apocalyptic song Sibil •la (in some churches) it is popular to taste hot chocolate with “ensaimada”.
On Christmas Day, families and friends meet around the table to enjoy typical dishes such as stuffed soups, turkey, chicken and all kinds nougats (turrones) as sweets.
You can celebrate the New Year’s Eve on town squares or by choosing one of many attractive offers of hotels, restaurants throughout whole Majorca.
January 5th, the eve of Epiphany, is a magical night for all children. The Three Kings arrive on the island by sea or by land or air, to bring gifts to the little ones. This celebration takes place in almost all locations, while the one in Palma is one of the most famous and spectacular.
Shopping! During the the month of December most of big commercial centres (El Corte Ingles, Porto Pi, Alcampo) and many shops in the centre of Palma open also on Sundays and usually until late evening hours!
During all Xmas time the Ice Park rink opens every day from 10:00 to 22:00 o’clock (the ice rink will be open until January 20, 2014). The ice rink is located opposite to Plaza España.
We would like to thank all our clients, business partners and friends for the trust you have placed in our team over this year, and wish you and your family a Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year with Engel & Völkers at your side.
We look forward to a further successful year with you!