Difference between revisions of "Valldemossa"
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Valldemossa is a village in Mallorca.
There are buses throughout the year from Palma de Mallorca to Soller that go through Valdemossa. (This is a slow but scenic way of going between these towns, the fast route going through the tunnel.) There's one bus in the afternoon to Andraix at hte west end of the island.
Valdemossa is small enough for walkng.
Chopin and George Sand spent the winter of 1938-9 here in the old monastery. In spite of the beautiful view and general comfort of what is described as a cell, they were not happy and George Sand wrote a book which may well not have led the locals to want them back.