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"Meditation" opening night!

We had a great turn out at our opening March 13th and also on Final Friday March 27th!

Here we are in front of our painting of a koi pond, which was inspired by our trip to the monastery in Valldemossa, Mallorca, where Chopin and George Sands stayed over 100 years ago.   193 more words

Discovering Mallorca: Valldemossa and its port

Mallorca has been, and continues to be, the home of many notable persons, and chief amongst them were Fédéric Chopin and his lover, the pioneering French writer George Sands, who, in her account of their 1839 stay described the natural beauty which pervades Mallorca. 519 more words

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The Archdukes Path

The archdukes path above Valldemossa is one of the best known and popular walks on Mallorca. The walk passes through an important area of conserved oak woodland which was part of the Son Morague estate, which was purchased by the Austrian Archduke Ludwig Salvador in 1872. 371 more words

Diary

Subida al Teix... con nieve!

Premier samedi “libre” de l’année, il fallait en profiter! Libre parce que pas de voyage prév… enfin si, un lundi que j’avais presqu réussi à oublier, donc libre parce que pas d’examen donc pas besoin d’étudier. 704 more words

Mallorca

Hiking the Serra de Tramuntana

In the Serra de Tramuntana, there are mountains that rise from 0 m to 1,436 m in just a few kilometres. Since arriving, we’ve wanted to be up in these mountains, on a hike where we could experience the Balearic Mediterranean forest and enjoy views of the sea & the island. 160 more words

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