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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I love this area for shopping as there are tons of great shops in the vicinity of the plaza, & restaurants but I wanted to warn all to be careful when carrying a bag pack as the skilled thief stands behind you (holding out a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Susy1921
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Maybe this place is bustling in the summer, but in late October it was dead on both weeknights and weekends in the evening. Still there is no reason not to visit if your are exploring the surrounding walking streets. I just wouldn't seek it out...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank beachesandbars
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Was there but didn't like it. There are some restaurants and people selling chineese souvenirs. I think it is not something special

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank piotrh1982
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Nothing special to this square. We just used it as a navigation landmark. Architectually OK but not outstanding.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank td2traveller
Reviewed 20 October 2018

This is a square typical of so many found in the area. We sat for a drink at a bar that has an entrance either side of it, and it was a good place to sit and watch the world go by. We were staying...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank stewvic
Reviewed 17 September 2018

The plaza has got great architecture. It is full of restaurants and market stalls. At night it is really nice when the lights and colours mix together.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rodney R
Reviewed 17 September 2018

The Placa Major is a a vibrant place in the heart of Palma's shopping area. It has its own parking under the square. Craft stalls fill the square and there are bars and food around it. A place to explore. The shopping around in the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank BillDewberry
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Other than this square being a typical architecture square as in Madrid or Salamanca there was nothing special happening on it whilst we were there.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Vanilli71
Reviewed 29 August 2018

The main square, or Plaza major as it's know in Spanish is a big attraction for tourists, with it's beautiful facades, the buildings are very pretty. The square itself offers some very good restaurants, and also some market stalls. There is usually some street and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 26 August 2018

It looks like Plaza Mayor, in Madrid. There is nothing special about this place; just overpriced restaurants for tourists. The area around is much more interesting.

Date of experience: July 2018
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