Day 4. Vintage Train to Soller

After watching a BBC television series entitled 'Great Continental Railway Journeys' which featured a delightful old wooden train that runs between Palma and Soller we wanted to take a ride on it ourselves. The train line was established in 1929 to link Palma with the north west coast of the island.  Trains depart from its …

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Day 5. Exploring Alcudia

Whilst eating breakfast we watched two large cruise liners come into port but it was a rainy start to the day so the passengers wouldn't being seeing Palma at its best.  Our plan for today was to visit Alcudia situated in the north east of the island.  We travelled by TIB bus who operate longer distance bus services …

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Day 8. Our Final Day in Palma

As our return flight to the UK wasn't scheduled to depart until 4.00 pm we had plenty of time to enjoy a leisurely breakfast overlooking the harbour.   It was a dull, cloudy morning and for the first time this week I felt a bit chilly going outdoors in just a lightweight dress and cardigan. …

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