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  Balearic Islands - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Balearic Islands (Illes Balears Catalan official name, Islas Baleares in Spanish) are an archipelago in the western Mediterranean Sea, near the coast of Spain.
The Balearic Islands are one of the catalan-speaking teritories designed by the cultural term of Catalan Countries.
Among the minor islands is Cabrera, which is the location of the Parque Nacional del Archipiélago de Cabrera.
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 Wikipedia: Balearic Islands
The Balearic Islands (Illes Balears Catalan official name, Islas Baleares in Spanish) are an archipelago in the western Mediterranean Sea, forming an autonomous community of Spain.
Strictly speaking, Majorca and Minorca are the Balearic Islands proper, with Ibiza and Formentera being the Illes Pitiüses; but both groups are usually referred to as the Balearic Islands.
The Catalan-Aragonese initially ruled the Balearics as the vassal Kingdom of Mallorca, later incorporating it directly into the Aragonese kingdom in 1344; that kingdom was later absorbed into Spain.
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 Spain - LearnThis.Info Enclyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Spain is bound to the east by Mediterranean Sea (containing the Balearic Islands), to the north by the Bay of Biscay and to its west by the Atlantic Ocean, where the Canary Islands off the African coast are found.
Morocco disputes the enclaves of Ceuta and Melilla and the uninhabited Vélez;, Alhucemas, Chafarinas, and Perejil ("Parsley") islands, all on the northern coast of Africa.
In the touristic areas of the Mediterranean costas and the islands, German and English are spoken by tourists, foreign residents and tourism workers.
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Palma de Mallorca is the major city and port in the island of Majorca and capital city of the autonomous community of the Balearic Islands in Spain.
The Moors conquered the island in 902, and renamed the city Medina Mayurka.
In the 18th century, after Crown of Aragon defeat in the War of Spanish Succession, the signature of the Decretos de Nueva Planta modified the government of the Island and separated it from the municipal government of the City.
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 Balearic Islands - Facts, Information, and Encyclopedia Reference article
In ancient times, the islanders were famous for their skill with the sling.
Historically they have been invaded by the Romans, the Vandals, the Byzantines, the Arabs, and the Catalan-Aragonese.
The Catalan-Aragonese initially ruled the Balearics as the vassal Kingdom of Mallorca, and in 1344 incorporated it directly into the Aragonese kingdom, which was later absorbed into Spain.
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 Palmas - las palmas
Palma palmas del mar resort (Palma de Mallorca) las palmas community inmobiliaria en las palmas costa rica hotel las palmas rental is the major city and port in the palmas de cortez pictures island of Majorca and capital city of the autonomous community of the Balearic Islands in Spain.
It is situated universidad las palmas palmer ranch sarasota de las palmas on the south coast of the island on the Bay of hotel palmas de cortez los barriles Palma.
As of the french singer jerald de palmas 2003 census, the population of the city of Palma proper was 367,277, and the population of the entire urban las palmas volcano area was estimated to be 462,010, ranking as the 12th-largest urban area of Spain.
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 Wackipedia [regular] - Palma_de_Mallorca   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Palma (Palma de Mallorca) is the major city and port in the island of Majorca and capital city of the autonomous community of the Balearic Islands in Spain.
As of the 2003 census, the population of the city of Palma proper was 367,277, and the population of the entire urban area was estimated to be 462,010, ranking as the 12th-largest urban area of Spain.
Many of the most noted historic buildings in the city date from this period and show the characteristic Gothic style, notably the cathedral (La Seu) (built from 1230 to 1600) and the mixed Moorish-Spanish style of the Palau de l'Almudaina.
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 Articles - Spain   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
It also includes the Balearic Islands in the Mediterranean Sea, the Canary Islands in the Atlantic Ocean and a number of uninhabited islands on the Mediterranean side of the strait of Gibraltar, known as Plazas de soberanía, such as the Chafarine islands, the "rocks" (peñones) of Vélez and Alhucemas, and the tiny Isla Perejil (disputed).
The autonomous communities of Asturias, the Balearic Islands, Cantabria, La Rioja, Navarre, Murcia, and Madrid (the nation's capital) are each composed of a single province.
Spain became a unified crown with the union of Castile and Aragon in 1492 and the annexation of Navarre in 1515.
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List of municipalities in the Cyclades and the Dodecanese
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 Ibiza Space -- Recommendations and Resources   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Eivissa or Ibiza is one of the Balearic Islands located in the Mediterranean Sea, and belonging to Spain.
In 654 BCE Phoenician settlers founded a port in the Balearic Islands, as ''Ibossim'', later known to Romans (as "Ebusus") for its wine, marble, and lead.
Iberia began setting up its own trading stations along the nearby Balearic island of Mallorca, from which great quantities of the reknowned Balearic slingers were hired as mercenaries for the diverse wars Carthage was fighting.
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 List of municipalities in Balearic Islands - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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This is a list of the municipalities in the province and autonomous community of the Balearic Islands, Spain.
All: Interactive map of Balearic municipalities (graphic; in Catalan)
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 Spain Article, Spain Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
With the approval of the SpanishConstitution of 1978 and the arrival of democracy, the old historic nationalities — Basque Country, Catalonia and Galicia — were given far-reaching autonomy, which was then soon extended to allSpanish regions, resulting in one of the most decentralized territorial organizations in Western Europe.
Alluvial plains are foundalong the coast, the largest of which is that of the Guadalquivir in Andalusia.Spain is bound to the east by Mediterranean Sea (containing the Balearic Islands), to the north by the Bay of Biscay and to its west by the Atlantic Ocean, where the Canary Islands off the African coast are found.
Berber language is spoken among Muslims in Ceuta and Melilla.In the touristic areas of the Mediterranean costas and the islands, German and English are spoken by tourists, foreign residents and tourism workers.
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 LIST OF SPAIN-RELATED TOPICS FACTS AND INFORMATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
I was using the article List of United Kingdom-related topics as a reference.
This is a list of topics related to Spain.
List of Presidents of the Government of Spain
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 iqexpand.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
The Balearic Islands, an autonomous division of Spain, are one of the most popular holiday destinations in all of Europe.
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The Balearic Islands comprise of three major islands, Majorca, Minorca and Ibiza, plus three smaller pieces of land by the...
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 Balearic Islands   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Strictly speaking Majorca and Minorca are the Islands proper with Ibiza and Formentera being Illes Pitiüses ; but both groups are usually referred as the Balearic Islands.
The Catalan-Aragonese initially ruled the Balearics the vassal Kingdom of Mallorca later incorporating it directly into the kingdom in 1344 ; that kingdom was later absorbed into
On the contrary, this guide lacked references to some of the best experiences we had on the island.
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 Balearic Islands - TvWiki, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Image:Palau dels Reis de Mallorca a Perpinya.jpg In ancient times, the islanders constructed talayots, and were famous for their skill with the sling.
The latter initially ruled the Balearics as the vassal Kingdom of Mallorca, but in 1344 this ceased to exist and it was directly incorporated into the Aragonese Crown, which was later absorbed into Spain.
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 get here: map balearic islands   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Canary Islands and Balearic Islands Spain has two major island groups.
Click on the map for a large map of the Balearic Islands Click on the map for a large map of Mallorca (map of Majorca) Click on the map for a large map of Menorca (map of Minorca
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Third Orders
Through the prohibition against carrying arms a deadly blow was given to the feudal system and to the ever-fighting factions of Italian municipalities; through the admission of poor and rich, nobles and common people, the social classes were brought nearer each other.
Whilst the French Revolution swept away all similar congregations, the Italian survived with four provinces, of which one was in Dalmatia.
In 1906 a small congregation of Tertiary lay brothers in the Balearic Islands and a little later two convents with colleges in the United States joined the same congregation, which in 1908 numbered about 360 members.
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 Palma de Mallorca   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
The royals have since spent their summer holidays in Palma.
The city had numerous mosques, bath houses and gardens, and was regarded on par with Seville, Toledo and Cordoba.
In Spanish Inquisition arrived in 1431, and persecution of the Jews cumulated in the Fogo dels Juesus (Burning of the Jews) in 1691.
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 ibiza
Ibiza or Eivissa is one of the Balearic Islands (Illes Balears Catalan official name, Islas Baleares in Spanish) located in the Mediterranean Sea, and belonging to Spain.
The island was conquered by James I of Aragon in 1235.
Ibiza is a very popular tourist destination, especially due to its legendary riotous nightlife (mainly in Ibiza Town, the island's capital on the eastern shore).
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 Balearic Islands Encyclopedia Article, Information, History and Biography @ LocalColorArtists.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
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 Balearic Islands   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Govern de les Illes Balears The Balearic Islands ('''''Illes Balears''''' Catalan official name, Islas Baleares in Spanish) are an archipelago in the western Mediterranean Sea, near the coast of Spain.
Map of the Balearic Islands Category:Autonomous communities of Spain Category:Provinces of Spain Category:Islands of Spain
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 Society Fresh : Article 'Sant Antoni de Portmany'   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Young British clubbers make up the vast majority of visitors to the area, mostly attracted by programmes such as the Ibiza Uncovered series on Sky TV.
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