For centuries, Mallorcans have traditionally lit bonfires across the island and burned effigies of the Devil, who had tempted the Egyptian monk in the desert by dressing as a woman.
In towns and villages all over Mallorca, locals gather to cook food on barbecues or ‘torrades’, as the bonfires burn.
More Local Festivals on Mallorca
Mallorca has a tradition of celebrating many festivals during the year. As a foreigner it’s difficult to know about them. Here our guide to local festivals! […] Local Festivals on Mallorca