There are concerns that product entry restrictions could be imposed.
People in Majorca had to become accustomed to what had seemed the unthinkable.
President Armengol on coronavirus and the health service, employment, closing the airports.
The state of emergency was initially until 29 March.
The bay of Alcudia resorts are the "epicentre" for cycling tourism.
Updated - There have now been nine fatalities in the Balearics.
There were a number of calls to the 112 emergency number.
The state of emergency will last until 11 April, but will need Congress ratification.
This Orwellian nightmare could well be repeated elsewhere if the figures continue to rise unstoppably, as they still are in Spain (though mercifully not, or not yet, in the Balearics.)
The Week That Was
Vox, it has been said, provided “politician zero” in terms of coronavirus spread - Javier Ortega Smith.
Do remember that as many house plants die back from drowning as they do from thirst.