News of the day 7 July 2016
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All-inclusives: a familiar story. When the economics of holidays get tough, demand for them rises.


Drop in pound fuels demand for all-inclusive

Some bar owners, in particular in Magalluf, are claiming that this is one of the worst summers for years, with everyone coming either on all-inclusive packages.

Humphrey Carter

Cabrera, one of the gems of the Balearics.


Cabrera national park to be expanded

Three options for Cabrera expansion are being considered.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Can Picafort with sculptures by Joan Bennàssar.

Can Picafort

Can Picafort to become the "new Ithaca of the Mediterranean"

Santa Margalida town hall believes that Can Picafort's future lies in blending culture with tourism and the region’s historical roots.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Members of the Palma commission on street trading.


Palma crackdown on illegal street traders

A new commission set up by the town hall will monitor illegal street trading.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Tourist tax: so little fuss

"It appears that the ministry for tourism was right about the tourist tax."

Jason Moore

Edition of 7 July 2016