News of the day 18 December 2020
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Alcudia Farmer's Market.

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Mallorca Weather for Saturday

It's mostly sunny in Mallorca today with light winds and highs of 18 degrees. To keep up with the weather all over the island via our webcams click here.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Restaurants & bars closing in Mallorca.

Latest headlines

60% of Mallorca's restaurants closed until January

“70% of our Sector has recorded a turnover equal to 30% of what they made last year.."

Serra de Tramuntana, Mallorca.

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Mallorca Christmas Weather Forecast

Unsettled weather forecast for Mallorca over the Christmas Holidays.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Son Llàtzer Hospital Intensive Care Unit.

Coronavirus news

See what life is like for Covid patients in hospital in Palma

"Some patients at Son Llàtzer Hospital haven't seen their families for more than a month.."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

EMT Negotiations in Palma.

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More EMT strike threats in Palma

"The EMT Managers are playing games, letting time pass while they offer us crumbs and try to divide us, but it won't work.."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Healthcare Worker giving Covid-19 Vaccine

Coronavirus news

Covid-19 vaccination begins next weekend in Spain

"Vaccinating the population is the beginning of the end, but it’s not the end.."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Classic Blanquerna, Palma.

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Palma restaurateurs hope take-away business will keep them afloat

"We have a full terrace now, but we'll see what happens when it rains,"

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Spain's health minister, Salvador Illa

Coronavirus news

Spain's health minister rules out lockdown

The health minister appealed for responsibility and for celebrating Christmas "safely and properly".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Rafa Nadal & wife María Francisca Perelló in Puerto Portals

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Rafa and Mery enjoy lunch in the sun in Mallorca

Several diners recognised the happy couple at a well known restaurant in Puerto Portals.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Passenger control at Mahon Airport, Menorca

Coronavirus news

PCR controls for Spanish travellers start on Sunday

Residents of the Balearics returning to the islands can get free tests.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Shopping street in Palma, Mallorca

Latest headlines

One in five Balearics small businesses forecast to close in 2021

The smallest of businesses have the greatest difficulties in accessing financial aid.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Future Online

“Small shops need to increase their online presence to compete..”

Jason Moore


Barricaded bars

"It was pretty eerie yesterday with the lights off in bars and restaurants.."

Humphrey Carter

Using an iPhone


Some random thoughts from a random brain!

Frank Leavers shares with us some of the issues that have vexed him over the past year or so.

Frank Leavers

Holiday / Lifestyle
Axopar 37 in Formentor


Navigating 2020

Sarah Forge asks: So how has Mallorca’s yachting community fared this year?

Sarah Forge

Moneky Steakhouse and Pizza


Where to eat out this weekend in Mallorca

These highly recommended restaurants offer menus to appeal to a wide variety of tastes and pockets!

Laura Stadler

Audiovisual Competition for the Conservation of the Balearic Sea, MARE


Connect with the Balearic Sea through stunning images

In 2021, MARE plans to organise various events and exhibitions on all the Balearic islands, displaying the best images and videos of the Balearic Sea.

Sara García Betorz MARE coordinator

Passengers wearing facemasks wait to check-in at an Air Europa counter at Adolfo Suarez Barajas airport amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic in Madrid


Who controls the test regulations?

Find out what has been happening this week in the tourism industry.

Andrew Ede

Sport / Real Mallorca
Abdon Prats, Real Mallorca's scoring sensation

Real Mallorca

Abdon Prats our no.9 with midas touch

As the team reach the 14-day Christmas break, we sit proudly on top of La Segunda SmartBank.

Monro Bryce

Edition of 18 December 2020