Balearic Islands

The Balearic Islands are an archipelago in the Mediterranean Sea, off the coast of . Palma de Mallorca, the capital of the Balearic Islands, offers its visitors not only sunshine, numerous bars, restaurants and shops but also a beautiful harbour and a historical centre.

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is the island's only true city. A city on the island of , one of the off the east coast.

is the second largest of the , located to the northeast of and is the least overrun and most tranquil of the Balearics.

or Majorca is the largest of the , and a classic among European travel destinations, with beaches, nightlife and spectacular mountains.

is one of two major cities on the island of .


or Eivissa is one of the . is UNESCO World Heritage site for its biodiversity and culture.

is the smallest and southernmost of the of .

Balearic Islands

  • Location: , ,
  • Population: 1,150,000
  • Latitude of center: 39.5888° or 39° 35' 19.5" north
  • Longitude of center: 2.9031° or 2° 54' 11.3" east
  • Elevation: 165 meters (541 feet)
  • GeoNames ID: 2521383

Other Names for Balearic Islands

  • Aragonese: Balears
  • Asturian: Islles Baleares
  • Basque: Balear Uharteak
  • Catalan: Illes Balears
  • Catalan: ses Illes
  • Esperanto: Balearinsuloj
  • Esperanto: Balearoj
  • French: Baléares
  • French: Îles Baléares
  • Galician: Illas Baleares
  • German: Balearen
  • German: Balearische Inseln
  • Italian: Isole Baleari
  • Japanese: バレアレス
  • Korean: 발레아레스 제도
  • Norwegian: Balearene
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Balearane
  • Portuguese: Ilhas Baleares
  • Russian: Автономная область Балеарских Островов
  • Russian: Балеарские Острова
  • Spanish: Baleares
  • Spanish: Comunidad Autónoma de las Islas Baleares
  • Spanish: Islas Baleares
  • Swedish: Balearerna
  • Comunitat Autonoma de les Illes Balears
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