News of the day 19 March 2017
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Zoning of holiday rentals could have significant ramifications for certain municipalities.

Holiday rentals

Inland municipalities will have few restrictions on holiday rentals

The Aptur association for holiday rentals considers zoning to be unworkable and complicated.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The Tramuntana mountains lack a clear management plan.


GOB attacks "deficient" management of the Tramuntana mountains

There is no overall plan which sets out lines of management responsibility, but these are essential for meeting objectives.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Ryanair were waving goodbye to Scottish flights.


Scotland's flights and hotel prices: the week in Majorca

Ryanair dropped something of a bombshell, the hoteliers and tour operators continued to row, the British Consulate was involved in the holiday compensation claims scam, and the president of the Balearic parliament copped for criticism.

Andrew Ede

Cycling is one of the main "winter" tourist products that is promoted.


Better in Winter promoted in Barcelona

"Better in Winter" has been the slogan used by the Balearic Tourism Agency at travel and tourism fairs

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


What's on in Majorca: 20-26 March

The Son Ferriol (Palma) fair on Sunday. Abba - Dancing Queen show at Palma's auditorium on Friday, and "Cinderella" on Saturday and Sunday (also at the auditorium).

Andrew Ede

News / Comment


Power to the regions

The simple solution is to give Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland more power.

Jason Moore

Edition of 19 March 2017