The nicest place to live in the world - Dahler & CompanyPalma de Mallorca
The Spanish Mediterranean island of Majorca - in this case the capital of Palma de Mallorca - has gained great honour by the British daily newspaper "The Sunday Times". The lively town was recognized as the "most liveable place in the world". Therefore, Palma de Mallorca can be compared to internationally recognized cities such as Toronto, Berlin or Auckland.
There is no better place to live
A total of 50 cities from all over the world were compared and scrutinized. Travelling experts from the "The Times" have observes these cities not only with regards to beauty or landscape, but also in terms of professional opportunities, climate , quality of life and straightforwardness for foreign residents. Also gastronomy, infrastructure, accessibility to the beaches, were taken into account by the experts in their study. The good national and international achievability of the city was also praised.
The beautiful city has always maintained its exclusivity
The capital of the Balearic Islands, Palma de Mallorca has - according to The Times - the same attraction as Barcelona - a picturesque old town, within walking distance to beaches and a good climate - Palma is also only about 10 minutes from the airport, the flight prices are relatively moderate and The United Kingdom can be reached within two hours. This makes the city increasingly popular for "commuters".
Palma, according to "The Sunday Times" is the gateway to a charming, sophisticated Mallorca. The Caribbean beach Es Trenc, the elite port of Puerto de Andratx or the mountainous landscape of Deia, can be reached within 30-45 minutes. More and more foreigners are buying apartments in historic, restored old town palaces, where prices can start at 250,000 euros. The international marina at the beginning of the Paseo Maritimo is an absolute highlight for boat owners or sailing enthusiasts. Many Mallorca lovers have also appreciated this for years, as demand is growing continuously.
Many commuters take advantage of Mallorca’s good reachability within Europe
From the beginning of April last year, the majority of the airlines that fly to Mallorca have beeen officially transitioning from the winter season to the summer season. Some airlines have already been connecting to German airports since March 2015. Air Berlin is one of the market leading airlines. Only last summer, this airline provided a stable air bridge of up to 440 weekly connections only between Mallorca and Germany.
Palma de Mallorca, the city of countless possibilities.