What is special about the Easter celebrations in Mallorca?
In Mallorca Easter is celebrated by having the bright colorful parade "Crist de la sang". This celebration is from Monday to Easter Sunday. Christ is carried on the cross through the streets.
What highlights would you recommend during Easter in Mallorca?
The highlight is the Gothic Cathedral “La Seu” in Palma de Mallorca. However, there are around 17 processions from churches and surrounding neighbourhoods with 33 brotherhoods, dressed in long flowing robes, pointed hats and masks. They march slowly through the streets carrying enormous statues on flower bedded floats accompanied by solemn music.
What traditional Easter dishes would you recommend in Mallorca?
Traditional foods that are eaten in Mallorca are "Mona day Pascua" which are chocolate sculptures for Easter and they are either eggs, rabbits or cartoon characters. We also have a traditional lamb pie with peas called "Panades".