The Russians were among the first to learn that the Balearic Islands of Spain are a great place to buy a second home. 26 Golf courses. Beaches and marinas the Blue flag. Exquisite cuisine, rich culture and a wide range of landscapes ranging from high mountain ranges to private beaches with clear blue water. Add investment attractiveness and rigid construction standards, in accordance with which a significant portion of the lands not subject to development or is under UNESCO protection, including the Upper town of Ibiza, Formentera and the mountain range of Sierra de Tramontana on the most popular island of Mallorca.