News of the day 4 August 2018
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Competitive pressure is a factor in hotel price reductions.


August hotel prices being cut

In the Balearics the average decrease in prices is almost four per cent.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Jan Ullrich in the centre being taken into court.


Jan Ullrich in court following arrest for assault

The one-time Tour de France winner attacked his neighbour in Palma.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Looking for a couch?


Almost 6,000 couchsurfing users in Majorca

Couchsurfing offers an opportunity to have free accommodation.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Additional local police are taken on for the summer months in Palma.

Town halls

Palma spends more on citizen security than other Spanish cities

While Palma is a high spender on security, it isn't on social services and housing.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Emma Jesson.


"Majorca is home for me, I can’t wait to move back"

Interview with Emma Jesson, former national breakfast TV personality, weather presenter and motivational speaker who just loves Majorca.

Humphrey Carter

Traffic is restricted for now; it won't be from 1 September.


Formentor traffic cut by over a half

This summer's restriction is a pilot project; it is likely to be extended in 2019.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Edition of 4 August 2018