Majorca To Make Sweet Music
Spain's Balearic Islands have the party capital of Europe - Ibiza - but now her neighbouring island Majorca is to offer clubbers and music lovers
everywhere the opportunity to dance the night away.
The well known Ibiza Rocks Hotel in Ibiza is opening a Mallorca Rocks hotel, and it is due to open in May ready for the summer holiday season.
The Mallorca Rocks will have an impressive 330 rooms and be in Magaluf - a good location as Magaluf is where those looking to party in Majorca tend
to head for, and the town has the infrastructure to support the venture - and it doesn't change the character of any of the island's more peaceful areas
and those good for family holidays.
With the first bands due to kick off the summer music early June and the curtain coming down mid September, the Rocks will be a lively venue
throughout the peak summer Majorca holidays season.
The line up of artists and bands scheduled to play isn't known yet, but in the past acts like the Arctic Monkeys have played Ibiza, and the quality is
expected to be as high on Majorca as it is in Ibiza.
For the mainly young guests likely to stay at the Mallorca Rocks, the island is less than a two hour flight, flights to Majorca are cheap, and regional
airports throughout the UK have cheap Majorca flights throughout the summer.
With her great beaches, cultural offerings and sporting opportunities, a Mallorca holiday is ideal for all age groups. The island is nearly 80 kilometres
long and has over 500 kilometres of coastline. Much of that coastline features beaches ranging from pristine white sand stretches to tiny out of the way
coves and inlets.
Holidaymakers have traditionally visited the outskirts of the island of Majorca where they can take advantage of the beautiful scenery, the beaches and
water sports - holiday companies such as Thomson Holidays have been promoting beach holidays for years - and as a result it has been known for its
beach areas and relaxing environment. But now tourists are discovering Majorca as a rural de