North Mallorca, Houses In Pollenca
To the east of the tramauntana mountain range, tucked away between two hills, lies the very beautiful ancient town of Pollença It is a really enchanting Mallorcan town displaying with architecture, Pollenca has kept its authenticity and doesnt feel like many of the other towns which have surcome to tourism and has kept its soul.
Pollenca it a popular retreat with those looking to escape the more touristic resorts in favour of a more cultural and diverse Mallorcan experience. Cafe culture, delis and bakeries, cocktail lounges and top restaurants are scattered through the town.
Sunday mornings the Placa Major is filled with a bustling artisan market and the locals and residents meet up after for long lunches and local chit chat.. There are are also a few small boutique hotels and traditional townhouses available and the larger villas can be found in the countryside, Golf course and hillsides near the town. There is also the wonderful Son Brull hotel with its Michelin Star restaurant and excuisite Spa Pollença is still a lovely town which is rich in history with visitors from across the world. Some of the highlights include an ancient Roman bridge and the 18th-century Mare de Deu dels Angels church with a famous rose window and the Convent de Sant Domingo. There is also the very beautiful and famous Calvario steps, 365 of them leading to breathtaking views and ancient monasteries dotted around the surrounding countryside.
Pollenca's Marina, port and beaches lies a few kilometres to the north and local towns of Campanet and Inca a 15 minute drive away. Additional beaches can be found at Playa de Muro, Alcudia and Cala San Vincente