Mallorca has it all, sunshine, clear blue seas and a lifestyle to be envied. More and more, people are buying second homes in Mallorca and finding that it’s a dream come true for them. The great climate and stunning scenery, as well as all the leisure and entertainment facilities the island has to offer make Mallorca the number one choice for the deluxe lifestyle in the Balearics.
The first thing most visitors to Mallorca see is the 14th Century cathedral at Palma. For dramatic introductions, it’s difficult to beat. There’s something to appeal to everyone in Mallorca and indeed, many celebrities including Michael Douglas are frequent visitors to the island. Boris Becker and Andrew Lloyd Webber also own second homes here. For a fabulous selection of the kind of apartments and villas the island has to offer, take a look at www.dost-co.co.uk and see for yourself the superb locations and buildings available. Yachting and golf are two of the biggest leisure interests for many, with spectacular golf courses and world class yachting events such as the Superyacht Cup every June at Palma. The island is blessed with fantastic scenery and boasts two national parks, areas of great natural beauty. These are La Albufera, an area around a lagoon and wetlands, and Sa Dragonera, an islet off the coast at Sant Elm on the west of the island which has its own indigenous species of lizard, just one more thing that makes Mallorca unique. Great restaurants and fine wines are another facet of Mallorca life. Local seafood and produce is second to none and many of the wines are from local vineyards.
The Great Beauty of Mallorca
It’s not only the scenery that’s beautiful on Mallorca. Some of the villas and apartments are truly splendid. The south of the island around Palma is much livelier, and attracts a young, party crowd. However, the area around Calvia and around Sant Elm is also much sought after. www.dost-co.co.uk have some really fabulous villas in both these areas, complete with landscaped gardens, pool, mountain and coast views, the whole package in fact. Such attention to detail is one of the things that makes the Mallorca lifestyle so attractive. Beautiful homes in stunning settings, with everything you could imagine on your doorstep is what makes Mallorca the superior choice for laid back, easy living. Mallorca is one of the safest places to invest in a new or second home. With low property crime rates and a stable economy, it truly is a gem.
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