The Bay of Palma is the location of the largest city of the Balearic Islands - Palma - with a population of over half a million. A popular tourist destination, over 20 million visitors passed through Palma in 2001. Fantastic beaches, restaurants, clubs, and shopping await potential visitors. With a history dating back to the Neolithic age, the Balearic Islands also offer many historical sites and museums of the island's history. Over the centuries the islands have had many owners, including the Romans, Moors, and the Carthaginians - remnants of their settlements can still be seen today. Come for the beaches, stay for the history!
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