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GIVEAWAY – come with us to MALLORCA

23rd January 2022

Giveaway – come with us to Mallorca.

I don’t know about you but I novel with a bit of sunshine in it, wouldn’t come amiss. So, we are delighted to have got together with Anna Nicholas and be able to offer you 3 copies of her latest cozy crime novel “Peacocks in Paradise”

Open UK and EU.

GIVEAWAY - come with us to MALLORCA

Peacocks in Paradise

The long-awaited seventh title in Anna Nicholas’s humorous travel series about how to live the dream in a Mediterranean country. The author explores different local cultural themes in each title. Anna delves into the island’s authentic heartland, exploring nature reserves, bird sanctuaries and paprika, fruit and almond farms. On her travels, she meets the makers of siurell whistles, palm leaf baskets, hot sauces and ensaimada pastries, and revels in visiting local producers of wine, craft beer, gin and brandy – and Mallorca’s famed herbes liqueur. Meanwhile, she and chum, Alison, are tackling all 54 Tramuntana peaks over 1,000m, enduring the arduous overnight Guell hike to Lluc Monastery along the way.

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  2. Share with us your favourite places in Mallorca! Any top tips you might have, any special restaurants, things to do….?

Enter by midnight, 12th February 2022 and the three winners will be chosen at random. Open UK AND EU. GOOD LUCK!

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  1. User: Tina Hartas

    Posted on: 14/02/2022 at 5:12 pm

    The winners!

    Sue Barton


  2. User: AlisonBarker

    Posted on: 13/02/2022 at 8:16 am

    Santanyi Market is a twice weekly market held in this little Southern town. A wonderful selection of stall selling wine, fruit, vegetables and handicrafts. Well worth a visit !


  3. User: andyszym

    Posted on: 13/02/2022 at 12:08 am

    I visited Mallorca twice some years ago. My favourite place is Drach Caves in Monte Cristo.


  4. User: Boxfords

    Posted on: 12/02/2022 at 11:59 pm

    Haven’t been to Mallorca (yet!). I do recommend a visit to Cap de Formentor, basically the Land’s End of Majorca, if you hop across to the next island.


  5. User: Patricia Avery

    Posted on: 12/02/2022 at 8:14 pm

    I’ve never visited as I can’t fly but I love reading the comments of those who have been and enjoy reading books set in places that sound very appealing.


  6. User: zeenie

    Posted on: 12/02/2022 at 2:49 pm

    i wish i had some recommendation but i havent been. hopefully one day i can go


  7. User: Sheena Read

    Posted on: 12/02/2022 at 1:48 pm

    I’ve never been to Mallorca so don’t know what is there. It does look like an interesting place.


  8. User: grumpygraham61

    Posted on: 12/02/2022 at 11:18 am

    ive never visited but maybe will one day


  9. User: Erica Hughes

    Posted on: 12/02/2022 at 11:15 am

    My first holiday abroad was to Cala Bona


  10. User: india7

    Posted on: 12/02/2022 at 10:35 am

    I haven’t been but would love to go and then I’ll let you know! 🙂


  11. User: humptybren

    Posted on: 12/02/2022 at 9:19 am

    Cala d’Or is a pretty place to stay


  12. User: mumliz

    Posted on: 12/02/2022 at 8:36 am

    i havent been 🙁


  13. User: Karen R

    Posted on: 12/02/2022 at 7:08 am

    I’ve never been, but it’s somewhere I’d love to visit with my family xx


  14. User: compomcsimonski

    Posted on: 11/02/2022 at 9:21 pm

    Puerta Pollensa is my fave place in Mallorca, the Passeig Vora Mar with its tree-line walks, restaurants and bars is beautiful, as is the Boquer Valley.


  15. User: Lisa Wilkinson

    Posted on: 11/02/2022 at 4:51 pm

    It’s been a long time since I went but I loved visiting Palma. We also loved the beach at Sa Coma


  16. User: Claire Mitchell

    Posted on: 11/02/2022 at 4:14 pm

    Pollensa is a very pretty town which has a really good Sunday market in the main square.

    The return train trip from Palma to Soller makes for a great day out. There is a free art museum at Soller Station which has some lovely Picasso ceramics and Joan Miro prints.


  17. User: hammygav03

    Posted on: 08/02/2022 at 5:23 pm

    ive never been but plan on it in the future


  18. User: Rosiej

    Posted on: 07/02/2022 at 8:40 am

    The Caves of Crash are wonderful I visited them for the first time as a teenager in my first trip abroad and have visited several times since then


  19. User: Jess Jephcote

    Posted on: 07/02/2022 at 7:14 am

    Get me outta here I need some paradise Now


  20. User: Lorraine Walker

    Posted on: 06/02/2022 at 8:40 pm

    I last went to Mallorca 48 years ago and haven’t been able to fly since, as it was an awful flight back. So I can only go back there by reading wonderful books.


  21. User: susiedarlo

    Posted on: 06/02/2022 at 2:00 am

    I have never been to Mallorca like many others- we tend to holiday in the UK rather than fly abroad.


  22. User: aspella

    Posted on: 03/02/2022 at 3:08 pm

    I don’t have any tips or advice as I’ve never visited Mallorca.


  23. User: Turtledove

    Posted on: 03/02/2022 at 4:14 am

    I have never visited but am interested to read comments by others.


  24. User: Rich Tyler

    Posted on: 31/01/2022 at 10:33 pm

    Never been, tis on the bucket list!


  25. User: Rowy45

    Posted on: 31/01/2022 at 6:38 pm

    Never been but would love to read the book and dream!


  26. User: Angela Kelly

    Posted on: 31/01/2022 at 3:22 pm

    I have never been to Mallorca. If I went I would want recommendations away from the touristy resorts and I’m sure I would want to try the food!


  27. User: Pumpkinpalace

    Posted on: 31/01/2022 at 9:52 am

    Cala d’Or is beautiful. Would love to visit again one day.


  28. User: Tess P

    Posted on: 29/01/2022 at 7:43 pm

    Happy childhood memories at Cala Mesquida. Would love to go back.


  29. User: Heather N

    Posted on: 29/01/2022 at 9:17 am

    We had a lovely family holiday to Mallorca a few years ago. We enjoyed lots of different sights, including the giant floating tap at Cala Galdana!


  30. User: MARK HOPKINS

    Posted on: 27/01/2022 at 10:41 pm

    The Cuevas del Drach caves are worth a visit definitely.


  31. User: Cornelia Ridler

    Posted on: 27/01/2022 at 11:51 am

    I’ve never been, but I’m sure its lovely – the book would give me a taste of a visit to come.


  32. User: Leah Tonna

    Posted on: 27/01/2022 at 9:44 am

    Palma for culture, Arenal for party, Soller for peace. The train trip from Palma to Soller is lovely.


  33. User: becksta75

    Posted on: 26/01/2022 at 11:54 pm

    I love the Caves of Drach – so beautiful.


  34. User: Sushka

    Posted on: 26/01/2022 at 10:59 pm

    I haven’t been in Mallorca yet, but would love to go there one day.


  35. User: Jo Jones

    Posted on: 26/01/2022 at 7:45 pm

    Palma is beautiful and a lovely place to visit


  36. User: andyi

    Posted on: 26/01/2022 at 7:41 pm

    Find a little bar/restaurant away from all the hustle and bustle and eat like a local.


  37. User: Jennifer

    Posted on: 26/01/2022 at 6:43 pm

    there is a pearl factory in mallorca which is interesting but one of my favourite places is a factory next door which makes items with a lot of olive wood and other woods – there are some brilliant things to buy but it is interesting to watch people work? It’s more off the beaten tourist track than other places so it is good to spend a more quieter day here


  38. User: Sarah Parker

    Posted on: 26/01/2022 at 4:51 pm

    i haven’t been but would love to go 🙂


  39. User: Sarah Hamilton

    Posted on: 26/01/2022 at 3:37 pm

    Never been, but it’s near the top of my list!


  40. User: Mary Hutton

    Posted on: 26/01/2022 at 3:17 pm

    The train from Palma to Soller is amazing, winding through the mountains and tunnels – really memorable


  41. User: redfox5

    Posted on: 26/01/2022 at 3:07 pm

    I’ve never been so I don’t have any tips but would love to go!


  42. User: Margaret Gallagher

    Posted on: 26/01/2022 at 7:58 am

    So many beautiful places on mallorca – plai de cruz – tranquillity peace sunshine everything I need for a refreshing holiday


  43. User: Lesley Morton-Evans

    Posted on: 25/01/2022 at 10:07 pm

    I cannot recommend a place to visit on the island as I’ve not been there, but I can recommend a drink that is made on the island.
    A friend brought me back a bottle of Palo de Mallorca which if I remember correctly had a very nice caramel flavour. Seek it out if you should ever visit.


  44. User: Laura Pritchard

    Posted on: 25/01/2022 at 8:39 pm

    I’ve never been, but would love to!


  45. User: chris2468

    Posted on: 25/01/2022 at 3:51 pm

    not been to Mallorca yet, so l am avidly reading other posts on here


  46. User: Susan Gilley

    Posted on: 25/01/2022 at 7:42 am

    The best place to visit in Mallorca is the west coast. Soller or Deia are beautiful and quiet. Also Palma is well worth a visit.


  47. User: Sheena Batey

    Posted on: 24/01/2022 at 7:18 pm

    I have never been but I believe it is beautiful


  48. User: clairew137

    Posted on: 24/01/2022 at 6:12 pm

    The Cuevas del Drach caves.


  49. User: Kim Murray

    Posted on: 24/01/2022 at 4:03 pm

    I’ve never been but would love to go x


  50. User: sararose

    Posted on: 24/01/2022 at 3:59 pm

    Cala Figuera is a great place for a walk along the coast.


  51. User: bopper

    Posted on: 24/01/2022 at 12:28 pm

    Puerto de Pollenca ; a lovely place, very little high-rise and plenty to enjoy


  52. User: MrsDH

    Posted on: 24/01/2022 at 11:27 am

    Catedral de Mallorca


  53. User: Sue Barton

    Posted on: 24/01/2022 at 11:20 am

    I love the beauty of Cala D’Or, and the vibrance is Palma


  54. User: Lisa

    Posted on: 24/01/2022 at 10:29 am

    We went to Palma several years ago as part of a Mediterranean cruise. We managed a quick bus tour around the city and then it was time to get back on the ship!


  55. User: Mackem59

    Posted on: 24/01/2022 at 10:22 am

    Soller or Deia is where I’d head for


  56. User: lapsapchung

    Posted on: 24/01/2022 at 9:47 am

    I’ve never been to Mallorca but I’ve heard that it’s very beautiful when you get away from the tourist traps.


  57. User: Happy Reading

    Posted on: 24/01/2022 at 9:39 am

    I’ve never been to Mallorca, but reading about it may entice me


  58. User: Aesop58

    Posted on: 24/01/2022 at 5:59 am

    Palma cathedral and Palma old town is a must see on any visit to Mallorca


  59. User: Plumbobmummy

    Posted on: 24/01/2022 at 5:09 am

    I’ve visited once a long time ago, not sure if I’ve any tips but I will say it’s a lovely family friendly place


  60. User: RosieA

    Posted on: 23/01/2022 at 8:27 pm

    Would love to share some tips, but sadly I’ve never been to Mallorca.


  61. User: philatel

    Posted on: 23/01/2022 at 6:55 pm

    Mallorca was my first holiday abroad – many many years ago so I guess it has changed dramatically since then. I do remember visiting Palma via an extremely crowded bus, lovely food and drink and wonderful beaches.


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