News of the day 5 May 2016
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British visitors boost tourist spending in the Balearics

In March alone, the total spend by foreign tourists rose by 39% over March last year, giving a figure of 380 million euros.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Almost 60% of foreign residents speak Catalan

The Balearics is the region in which there is the highest percentage of people who say they understand Catalan.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Fairs and Fiestas

Palmanova all set for Europe Day on Sunday

Full marks to Eva Serra, the councillor for foreign citizens, and Dolina Reynolds of the foreigners' department for organising such a great event.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Balearics loses 12 Blue Flags this year

Gone are three in Palma as well as Camp de Mar in Andratx.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Talking your language

“I find it amazing that 60 per cent of foreigners speak Catalan ...”

Jason Moore

Edition of 5 May 2016