Etiqueta 'George Sand'
George Sand

Enjoying Majorca

Majorca and the French connection

French politics and writers were to play a significant role in Majorca's 19th century development.

Andrew Ede05/05/2020 04:01

Napoleon crossing the Alps', by Jacques-Louis David.

Enjoying Majorca

The Bonaparts of Majorca

Napoleon, as you will doubtless know, was born in Corsica - Ajaccio to be precise. But what were the origins of the Bonapartes?

Andrew Ede15/04/2020 12:15

The Charterhouse at Valldemossa


Piano In Nineteenth-Century Majorca

Chopin has created a piano link with the past that today manifests itself in not one but two festivals in his honour at the Charterhouse in Valldemossa.

Andrew Ede13/08/2019 15:38