Puerto Pollensa Travel Guide
Before You Go
Flights
Package Holidays
Latest Special Offers!
All-Inclusive Hotels
Hotels & Aparthotels
Private Villas/Apts to Rent
Villa Companies
Local Rental Agents
Cruises
Car Hire
Airport Transfers & Taxis
Travel Insurance
Late Deals!
Currency
Holiday Shopping
Background Info
Language
Books
Events & Fiestas
Climate & Weather
Art & Culture
Flora & Fauna
Links
Discussion Forum
Once You're There
Maps
Airport Directions
Tourist Information
Eating Out
Buses & Trains
Music & Entertainment
Excursions & Days Out
Shopping & Markets
Kids
Beaches
Walking, Cycling
Boat Charters
Sailing/Watersports
Market Place
Boats & Yachts
Property For Sale
Businesses For Sale
Property Services
Local Services
MouseMats & T-shirts
Computers
Internet Services
Virus Protection
PuertoPollensa.com discussion forums

Go Back   Pollensa Forum > ONCE YOU'RE THERE > Alcudia

Alcudia Any recommendations on places to go, where to eat in the old town, port or Bay of Alcudia

Like Tree2Likes

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #16  
Old 02-06-2011, 20:54
Sparky's Avatar
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Port de Pollenša
Posts: 19,248
Default

Especially when it goes crusty!!!.
__________________
Living the dream in PP with my glass half full. .
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #17  
Old 03-06-2011, 17:14
car77's Avatar
*****
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Posts: 248
Default

I must admit I was wondering do the fish ever get full? Perhaps not so effective at the end of the day?

car 77
Reply With Quote
  #18  
Old 03-06-2011, 19:21
favie's Avatar
*****
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 644
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by sparky View Post
Especially when it goes crusty!!!
Glad I wasn't eating when I read that!!

Good question car77. I really must try it one day....but maybe A.M.
__________________
Favie
Reply With Quote
  #19  
Old 18-06-2011, 11:06
El Gordo's Avatar
*****
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: NE
Posts: 1,681
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by car77 View Post
I must admit I was wondering do the fish ever get full? Perhaps not so effective at the end of the day?

car 77
Do you realy want to take the thread in this direction, "The digestive process in Fish"

What goes in must come out comes to mind!

Further to this topic, I am sure I saw a "GROUPON" offer for this treatment offered in Palma recently. However the offers are time limited and change every day.

PS I don't work for them or promote them, but I have bought offers in UK and stayed in some nice hotels at good rates with them.
__________________
Adios
Gordon

My FlickR Photos

Last edited by Sparky; 18-06-2011 at 11:52.
Reply With Quote
  #20  
Old 18-06-2011, 13:22
usandthewoof's Avatar
*****
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Puerto Pollensa
Posts: 163
Post Garra Rufa Fish

I have just been to one of the salons in Alcudia and have to report that I wasn┤t that impressed with my fishy pedicure.

Salon was very clean, staff were lovely but the fish just didn┤t want to nibble my tootsies ! No comments please BD ! The lady said they nibble the easy dry skin away first and then go onto the harder skin (sorry if you are eating reading this) but in my mind, I want them to get rid of the thick drier skin not just the easy bits ?? A few fish had a nibble but then they lost interest and just ignored my feet altogether

I did get the impression she was trying to sell me a course but after the first go, I wouldn┤t be going back. Hubby tried the salon in Palma behind El Corte Ingles and said it was very good and his hands looked much better, so I guess the fish I had were obviously full up !

Please don┤t take this as a "stay away" message, I just wanted to post my experience and give a balanced opinion. They seem to be springing up all over the place now and I agree that you would need to check the cleanliness of the place and that the fish are all actively swimming around before you go ahead.
Reply With Quote
  #21  
Old 18-06-2011, 19:57
Belladonna's Avatar
*****
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: London, Kent borders.
Posts: 4,073
Default

What a shame it wasnt a good experience for you. It obviously has to be sorted out what time is best etc etc. I would be interested in hearing in detail about it all but maybe as a PM!
__________________
My Flickr Photos
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Waves hair and beauty salon elainewalls Shopping 2 03-12-2010 11:22
Spray tan salon in PP? monty perera Miscellaneous 9 28-05-2009 15:28
beauty salon/nail bar thill Miscellaneous 12 28-04-2008 23:14
Fish that are like Jelly!!!!! ChrisLox Beaches 7 02-10-2006 18:59
Jelly fish NINO1ER Beaches 3 01-08-2006 20:17


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 17:39.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
(c) Copyright Holiday Webs Ltd 2011