Yup, its officially 2014! Another year bites the dust… Its amazing how fast this past year went. What a kick ass year is was though! Good times… Just like last night!
A New Years in Palma!
The evening’s in Palma at this time of year are so beautiful! They have their streets and plaza’s all lit up, it just feels so darn magical:)
We all went to this square in the Old Town of Palma, in front of the Townhouse. People head there about 11 pm, there was a stage with live music, and by 12 the square was freaken packed!! Like a tin of sardines, and I was in the middle;) The Plaza was beautifully lit up too though!!
Literally it was amazing!! I just wanted to stand there and take it all in! Which is exactly what I did. Palma sure knows how to light up their lives!
Everyone brings their own drinks, and snacks if you like, and has a big ol shindig in the streets. Having some Champagne not only keeps you warm, but makes it much easier to deal with being squished. Its tradition that at midnight when you hear the 12 bell sounds you are supposed to eat a grape at every bell, and you make a wish while gracefully chomping down. Its a cute little Palma tradition. Now to see if my wish comes true!
And yes, my grapes are swimming in Champagne. Haha… I only had one cup and two things that needed to be put inside my 1 solo cup. All in all Palma didn’t disappoint for New Years!! Had a nice little winter chill in the air, got sprayed with Champagne, stepped on a bit, pushed around, laughed a lot, and had a ridiculously great time!
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