Llucmajor Mallorca

This ordinary country town, the largest in southern Mallorca, has a place in history it was the site of the battle in 1349 where Pedro IV of Aragon killed his relative Jaume III to end Mallorca's brief spell as an independent kingdom Jaume's death is commemorated by a statue at the end of Passeig Jaume III. Nearby, on Carrer Obispo Taxaquet, is another statue in honor of Llucmajor's cobblers. Shoe making is still a significant industry here. Almonds and apricots grow around the town and make good buys at the market, held twice a week in Placa d'Espanya