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Palma, the capital of Mallorca, is a modern city with plenty of interesting shops and tourist attractions, which offers its visitors both city and beach. The Cathedral, the Almudaina Palace, Bellver Castle and Plaza Mayor are some of the interesting places to visit in Palma.
The fishing nets put out to dry on the quayside glisten brightly in Mediterranean blue. Behind the nets you can catch sight of the stock exchange building La Lonja. During the Middle Ages, the place where we are now drinking coffee was where most of the Mediterranean area’s trade was handled.
As early as 123 B.C. the Romans christened this town with the name Palmeria. Later, the name given to Palma by the Moors—Medina Mayurka—became the name for the whole island.