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Monday, November 21, 2016

Trip to Spain - 5 days in Mallorca (Day 3)

Weather report:  A beautiful sunny day.

Day 3 was primarily spent walking around the narrow winding streets and absorbing the culture, observing, people watching, etc.   The first few photos are churches I popped into a few blocks from my Airbnb apt.


I don't think I've ever seen a pipe organ with horizontal pipes.  Then again, what do I know?

The altar.

I always love the spectacular domes in these places.




Recycling bins.

I like the tile-work framing the windows.

Food is everywhere in Palma, and it generally involves baguettes.  This store, a chain, had all these beautiful sandwiches ready-made sandwiches and wraps (upper area) ready to be snarfed down.

Ham anyone?  (did someone call me??)

Typical shopping scene around Palma.  Narrow streets, sometimes no wider than 1 car, made for a nice walk and people-watching.  The next video is along the same street, adding even more charm to the walk.  Click on the arrow to run the video.  Once playing, click in the lower right-hand corner to enlarge the screen.



City workers wrapping the trees in white twinkly lights for the holidays and winter season.







How more charming can you get hearing the clip-clop of the horses down a cobblestone street?

....to be continued

Dano

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