Islas Baleares

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Islas Baleares (or Balearic Islands, Catalan: Illes Balears) are an archipelago of Spain in the western Mediterranean Sea near the eastern coast of the Iberian Peninsula.

The four largest islands are: Majorca, Minorca, Ibiza and Formentera. The archipelago forms an autonomous community and a province of Spain, with Palma as the capital. The co-official languages in the Balearic Islands are Catalan and Spanish. The current Statute of Autonomy declares the Balearic Islands as one nationality of Spain.

Open Water Swimming

There is an abundance of open water swimming events held in Islas Baleares including:

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