Mad about Mallorca

Test your knowledge about the wonderful island of Mallorca!
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#1  Location  50 seconds

Where is Mallorca?

Mallorca lies off the coast on the east side of Spain.

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From where comes the largest share of tourists to Mallorca?

Germany

United Kingdom

Spain

Nordic countries

Millions of Germans visit the island every year.

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What's the name of Mallorca's capital city?

Palma

Las Palmas

Santa Cruz

Nuevo Estocolmo

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What is the name of this traditional Balearic sausage?

Sobrassada

Chorizo

Nduja

Botifarró

Sobrassada is made with ground pork, paprika and salt and other spices.

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What famous composer spent the winter of 1838–39 in Valldemossa, completing his 28th opus, Preludes?

Chopin

Wagner

Debussy

Tchaikovsky

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To which group of islands does Mallorca belong?

Balearic Islands

Canary Islands

Dodecanese

Antilles

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Who's this famous athlete, born on Mallorca in 1986?

Rafael Nadal

Fernando Alonso

Alberto Contador

Pau Gasol

Tennis-player Nadal has won 21 Grand Slam men's singles titles, the most in history.

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What's the name of this 2019 detective series set on Mallorca?

The Mallorca Files

Mallorca Five-O

Mallorca Vice

Mallorca Legal

The series focuses on the Welsh Miranda Blake, and German Max Winter as they cooperate to solve crimes.

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Which are the official languages of Mallorca?

Spanish & Catalan

Basque & Spanish

Catalan & Basque

Spanish & Swedish

The Balearic dialect features several differences from standard Catalan.

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What is the name of the mountain range that forms the island's northern backbone?

Serra de Tramuntana

Sierra Nevada

Sistema Iberico

Cordillera Betica

The Cultural Landscape of the Serra de Tramuntana was registered as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2011.
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