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The city of Mallorca has been ruled by people coming from a variety of cultural and social background. Therefore the city contains many historic monuments belonging from each era the city has seen and built by a range of people.
The city has a population of 300,000 people. It is a considerably small city and has a number of historic buildings and beautiful sights located inside the city. Therefore the tourists can walk towards their destination.
Cathedral of Palma is a magnificent church built in the honor of Virgin Mary. According to Legend, Jamie I's fleet was caught in the middle of a storm and he prayed to Virgin Mary that he would build a church in her honor if they survive the storm. The work on it began back in 1306 and still continues to date. These final touches include work done by Gaudi in 20th century.
Another must see sight in the city is the Bellver Castle. it was built in 14th century and holds a significance in the Spanish castles due to its unique circular design. It was originally built as a royal fortress. It is popular amongst tourists due to the beautiful views it provides of the Bay of Palma. Besides taking a taxi, tourists can also get to the castle by walking up through the woods behind the El Terreno.
The city of Mallorca is most famous and admired due to its beaches. It has many beaches located along its coastline. Some of the most admired beaches located in Mallorca are Magaluf, Palma Nova, Puetro Pollenca and Alcudia.
The train that goes from Palma to Soller also makes it in the list of must do things when you visit the City of Mallorca. This train covers the route of the Serra de Tramuntana Mountains. This train has been running since 1912 and it is a one hour trip. The train leaves near the Placa de Espanya. The vintage electronic train takes you into the olden time and travels through some of the most beautiful and stunning locations of the countryside.
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