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Address: 07002 Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Spain
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interesting place to people watch..

wee bit more expensive for drink perhaps but worth it! Always something going on - music, street art etc etc

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Edinburgh
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

wee bit more expensive for drink perhaps but worth it! Always something going on - music, street art etc etc

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Elliniko, Greece
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83 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Located along the main shopping street, Plaza Mayor is worth a visit. It is the largest square in Palma, and it is very lively throughout the year. Musicians regularly play in the square, and small street vendors provide entertainment. Among several restaurants in the plaza, there is an excellent gelateria and also a cafe with sweets.

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Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Our holiday rental is just 10 metre away from this square, and so we went through or walk around it almost twice a day at least. It is a nice open space with flower stalls, ?Burger King, tapas restaurants and cafe all around. We saw a clown entertaining kids and some young group dancing and drumming. Interesting! There is also... More 

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Cuenca, Ecuador
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Great location in the heart of the old town. Easy to walk everywhere. 2 grocery stores within 1 block. During the holidays, the entire plaze is lit up with lights they city strings up.

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London
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Placa Mayor is located in the old town and is full of coffee shops and tapas. Very pleasant to walk and look at the local artists. Take care to select a nice cafe as quite a few are not of some quality and appear to be dirty.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

It's nothing amazing, but if you don't mind loads of tourists and fancy some space, then it's worth a visit. We just past through, as we found the nearby streets and alleys more interetsing!

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Felt a bit tacky and slightly grotty. Pales into comparison with so many other beautiful and characterful parts of Palma.

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

One of the main squares in Palma but I only walk through on the way to somewhere else. The first time I visited Palma we ate at one of the restaurants despite a general rule to never eat at any establishment that has pictures of the food prominently displayed on the menu. The food was awful and over priced. The... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

As they do in Europe, a nice big square. Lots of activity and things to eat and drink. We were treated to some interesting group music played. You will pass through it as you discover that side of the city

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Munich, Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Of course, when you go to see Plaça Major expecting the spanish version of Marienplatz (Munich, DE) or Piazza Maggiore (Bologna, IT; which name's actually the literal translation of the currently reviewed one -and probably the main factor that caused my misinterpretation ;) ), the only result you can get is disappointment. Somehow its name was telling me "I'm massive,... More 

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