News of the day 28 May 2017
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Terraferida are releasing regular information regarding the scale of holiday rentals.

Holiday rentals

Half of Airbnb properties in Majorca are marketed by just 99 "owners"

"There needs to be a ceiling on the number of tourist places and to also be a reduction in the number which there is at present."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Caught in the act. The Guardia Civil had hotels under surveillance.


Arrests for Santa Ponsa hotel room thefts

At least twenty rooms in Santa Ponsa hotels were burgled.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

No taxi driver protests at the airport yesterday, when there was a record number of arrivals.


Poor image and illegal activities: the week in Majorca

There was a poor image - at the airport and on the beaches. There were illegal properties and there was illegal selling.

Andrew Ede

Writer Samuel Bressón.


"I would tear the European Union up and start all over again"

Man of the world, poet, writer and media columnist, Samuel Bressón will soon be presenting his new book in Palma.

Humphrey Carter

Shoemaking in Lloseta. The fair is this weekend.


What's on in Majorca: 29 May-4 June

Manacor's second weekend of its spring fairs, with cossier dancers on Sunday. Lloseta has its shoes fair. It's Arta's beer festival on Friday evening and all Saturday. Sa Pobla goes gastronomic with potatoes. British pianist James Rhodes is in Palma on Sunday. Ricky Martin at Palma Arena on Wednesday is sold out.

Andrew Ede

News / Comment


Greed is not good any more

Michael Douglas once famously said as Gordon Gekko in Wall Street that "greed is good", now it is not.

Humphrey Carter

Sport / Real Mallorca
Edition of 28 May 2017