One of the thousands of illegal modalities spread in Mallorca is the pirate private transportation that offers take your luggage from the airport. If the starting point is Mallorca, they charge you 22€ for every suitcase and, they offer to take you to your destination or to the airport with no extra charges. So, it is an inverse model. What it really worth is the suitcase and not the passenger.
The non-stop growth of unfair competition is one of most discouraging battle fronts for different taxi lines in the island the keep for their survival.
This seems a big issue, especially for legal private transportation in Mallorca. However, there are many people who are aware of this situation and they definitely prefer to make their Majorca private transfers using the legal transportation means around the city.
Taxis in Majorca have a lot of varieties. From the simple one to make your transfer from Palma airport, to the most sophisticated with the last model minivan to pick you up anywhere in just 10 minutes as soon as you make a phone call.
You have to take in consideration that taxis do not have a fixed fare. They charge you according to the taximeter with a minimum of 3€ up to your destination every 10 kilometers. Some of the services do not include tolls, which have to be cancelled by the client who hires the service. In other cases, the fee includes tolls. This will depend on the company that offers the service.
There is a new tendency to hire a “taxi” using an app with particular drivers who indicates exactly where is the closest one and take you to your destination. This APP have caused that some taxi-drivers protest for what they consider “unfair” competition, but the fact is that many people prefer particulars in which they can trust more than a person that does his/her job, but maybe is not a person who treats the customers in the way they wish.
If you travel with all of your family, and you are a group of more than 10 people, even more, maybe you are looking for something bigger by which you need to be together, the best option is hire a private bus to take you to your destination from Palma airport. You can split the fees and maybe the cost is much lesser than taking an individual taxi. In any case, this service has gained popularity among people who travel to the island.
Another option is to share a private shuttle with other passengers that prefer a service with more comfort than the public transportation. This share transfer is made with other passengers and can be made by taxi, minibus or auto car.
The shuttle only works between the airport and the hotels, but they cannot take you to private address.
You have to be aware that using this can of transportation has a wait time of 75 minutes. So, if you are not in a hurry, this might be the most convenient one for you.
On the other hand, the advantages of taking this kind of service are that you can make your reservation via SMS 24 hours in advance. They take directly from the airport to your final destination without stopping. And finally they will take you back to the airport or port when you finish your visit to the island.
Places to get married. The place that you choose to celebrate your wedding will mark completely the style of the celebration of that special day. There are many places that would please your guests, and will create a wonderful environment like, for example; the top of a mountain surrounded by magnificent views, or a beautiful hidden bay on the Majorcan landscape.
The historical architecture of some Majorcan churches, and the opulence of some hotels, will also cause a very nice impression. Most of the couples are used to having an idea about the type of setting in which they prefer to get marry. Some of them are tend to choose a church, or the beach, while others decide to have a wedding in a farther place in the mountain.
Either you want to celebrate your wedding and the banquet in only one place, or if you prefer to do a classic wedding, followed by an unforgettable reception in another place, Mallorca offers you wonderful options that it will adapt to your plans.
Depending your own circumstances, there are many rules that you have to take into account. In Mallorca when you want to get marry by the Catholic Church, you need that one of the members of the couple has been living in the island for at least two years. This rule is applicable in all cases, except for those who are catholic and they want to marry in a roman-catholic church in Majorca. If it is the case, you will need your religious profile through a baptism certificate and a letter written by the parish priest in which you were baptized. Planning to Marry in Mallorca Whatever your decision would be, hiring a specialist in wedding planning is the best option for organizing your own. This is definitely a very productive investment. On that way, you will receive the assistance of a person with many years of experience on the field and an extended knowledge of locations available to set the ceremony. Your wedding in Mallorca will the most beautiful and wonderful experience you will have about the best day of your life. Just make your reservations in advance because the demand is increasing every day.