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Reviewed July 13, 2019

We were on a free walking tour of Palma, in English. Our guide asked if anyone in the group was getting married. One girl said, "Yes". Our guide took us to the nearby Convent of Santa Clara. She warned us to be quiet as we...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed July 1, 2019

We have come across a few of these convents that exchange biscuits or blessings in return for a donation or fixed fee via a turntable such that you never actually see the nun on the other side (although this time we did hear her singing!)...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank sharmck
Reviewed March 12, 2019

We found the Convent fairly easily with our map but it wouldn't be hard to miss it! It's not that far from the Cathedral. Small church to look at whilst there. Loved talking 'to the wall' to order the biscuits, pay, then receive them! They...More

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank dedicatedtraveller
Reviewed February 22, 2019

A local friend recommended that we head over to the Convent of Santa Clara and buy some biscuits. We wandered the streets and arrived a little before the opening time of 4.15 (they have a lunch break). We had a quiet moment in the lovely...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed September 22, 2018

Lovely and very peaceful place in busy city. Don't forget to buy some biscuits from the nuns - ring the bell and put money in tray.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed September 21, 2018

Wandered across this humble convent location which has a history dating back to 1256 when Pope Alexander IV approved it's establishment. Still and active convent with Sisters who raise money by selling baked goods. Saw a couple of Sisters setting up the altar for a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Hidden in the winding streets of southern Palma, this ancient church and convent is worth visiting. It's so peaceful in the church. The nuns are secluded and hidden from contact with the public; however, they do produce beautiful cookies - almond or vanilla varieties. To...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

Quant little church in hidden streets of Palma, You have access only to the church, it’s nice , small and cozy, with lots of history (read up about it before you go) but unless you are strict catholic you really don’t come here for the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank soulanna_BC
Reviewed April 4, 2018

Hard to find but worth the detour. Buy some of the nuns' cookies and visit the surroundings and the church.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed February 22, 2018

Magnificent place to visit if you ar looking for a part of history, quietness. Go there, you will not regret it

Date of experience: September 2017
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Trip Advisor has a location link which you can use to find it, as it's hard to describe. Not a far walk from the centre though.
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