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Boys And Girls

Children and youngsters in Mallorca have gone back to school, after a long break of Summer vacations. Primary schools in Mallorca started two weeks ago, secondary schools started last week, […]
Boys And Girls

Just Married!

I am always happy to witness other people getting married. One such happy occasion, I suppose, was the enlace (wedding) between the lovely Estel and her novio (fiancé), last Saturday. […]
Just Married!

Quo Vadis?

Should you ever come to this crossroad of steps in the old town of Palma de Mallorca, you might ask yourself the question Quo vadis? (Latin for: Where are you going?). Well, […]
Quo Vadis?

Juicy Grapes

I was pleased to see this year’s first Mallorcan grapes on sale in the local markets, a week ago; they tasted really good, by the way. I was surprised, however, to read in […]
Juicy Grapes

Closing Down

The Summer Sales are in their final phase, and merchandise has been discounted down, and down some more. The furniture store shown here was not offering rebajas on the occasion of […]
Closing Down

The Dark Knight

The Dark Knight (Warner Bros. Pictures) is apparently turning into the fastest-grossing blockbuster movie in Hollywood history. It is out now in a cinema near you in most parts of […]
The Dark Knight

Air Plants

Air plants are a common sight in Mallorca. Air plants are of the genus Tillandsia, family Bromeliaceae. They don’t appear to grow in the open landscape here, as it is not an indigenous […]
Air Plants