If we had to pick an event in Mallorca which is celebrated with great passion and intensity, it would have to be, without a doubt, the period dedicated to Easter and Holy Week. It has become a must see of Mallorcan culture, Easter is one of the best times of year to visit the north of Mallorca and to fall in love with it forever.
Although these months can bring a large number of tourists to the islands, it is still possible to find hidden corners full of tranquillity, peace and stunning beauty.
One of these places, is without a doubt, the town of Pollensa. This municipality of only 15,000 inhabitants has become one of the areas with the most traditional Easter celebrations. Included are some of the most typical gastronomic products during this time of year, such as the ‘panada ’ or the famous ‘rubiols’.
This is one of the most popular areas of Mallorca for tourists from all over the world to buy their first or second property. If you are looking for houses for sale in Pollensa, Pollentia Properties, real estate agency in Pollensa, can explain to you the principal benefits of buying a property in this emblematic place.
The artistic tradition of Pollensa is still visible today. Simply taking a walk round the Plaza Mayor is enough to make you fall in love with its exceptional charm. When you are there you can see examples of the traditional architecture of this area whilst enjoying a drink at one of the pavement cafés, and also enjoy one of the most traditional markets in Mallorca. On Sundays, the Plaza Mayor is one of the focal points to visit on the island.
Buying a property for sale in Pollensa near the Plaza Mayor means establishing a link with the town that will last for ever. An experience which will stay with you for the rest of your life.
However, the Plaza Mayor is not the only attraction. The 365 steps of El Calvari, which take you up to one of the most emblematic ecclesiastical constructions on the islands, make this area one of the main attractions in the town. Good Friday is the day for the famous Davallament (Descent of the cross), one of the most important events during the Mallorcan holy week when a priceless carving of Christ is taken off the cross and down the steps in procession until it reaches the Church of the Virgin of the Angels (patron saint of Pollensa), with a carefully observed ritual in the most absolute silence and lit only by torches carried by the members of the different brotherhoods.
In addition, at times such as Easter and spring, the sun normally shines for long periods during the day making this one of the best places in the world to live.
Artistic and cultural traditions are only one aspect of what the area of Pollensa can offer. Due to its geographical location, this area has a huge range of sports and nature orientated activities.
Buying a property for sale in Pollensa makes it possible to practise lots of different sports. Climb up the Puig de Maria, jog around the mountains or make the most of the weather and swim in the sea. Pollensa is the perfect place to build a new life.
Put your trust in Pollentia Properties, real estate agency in Pollensa, and ensure a better quality of life for yourself. Buy a property in Pollensa and make this paradise your new home.
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