Alltours bringing up to 400,000 German tourists to Mallorca
"As coronavirus vaccination intensifies in the coming months, domestic traffic in Spain is expected to be the first to skyrocket this summer.."
Mallorca Weekend Weather
We're in for some rain, some sun, a bit of wind and cold nights in Mallorca this weekend, so be prepared! To find out what the weather's like in other parts of Mallorca, click here.
Access restrictions imposed at na Buguesa viewpoint
"Debris from bottles, plastics and other materials continues to accumulate at the na Buguesa viewpoint.."
Beach access will be restricted at Easter in Mallorca
At parks and beaches groups are limited to a maximum of 6 people, who must be from no more than 2 homes.
New refuge planned on the Planícia Estate in Banyalbufar
The Planícia refuge and a second hostel on the Galatzó estate will be integrated into the network of existing accommodation on La Ruta de Pedra en Sec.
January had second highest number of Covid deaths in the Balearics
It's a year since the first death from Covid; April last year had the most deaths.
German travel firm offers free PCR tests for Easter visitors to Mallorca
"A safe holiday on the island...."
Eleven per cent excess deaths in the Balearics
Since this time last year, there have been 1,675 more deaths than the expected number.
Popularity of Harry and Meghan plummets in UK after Oprah interview, poll says
The tell-all interview has plunged the 1,000-year-old monarchy into its greatest crisis this century.
British government will introduce travel certificates, says minister
"Spain supports the vaccine passport..."
The Keys to the Kingdom of Mallorca
By the 19th century, the keys had disappeared from the island and only a few historians knew they even existed.
Spain approves 11 bln-euro aid package for pandemic-hit companies
The Spanish cabinet approved on Friday an 11 billion euro relief package for small- and medium-sized companies.
5,500 doses of vaccine, withdrawn in some countries, have already been administered in the Balearics
"Medicines Agency says that vaccine can continue to be used..."
Balearics no longer an "at risk zone" for German tourists
"From Sunday, German tourists could be heading to our shores...."
Balearics coronavirus figures for Friday
The total number of Covid patients in hospitals - wards and ICU - is now the lowest since July 28.
325 Eurowings flights a week from Germany & UK to Spain
"The goal set by the Government is to guarantee the summer season and extend it for as many months as possible.."
Berlin fair hears about Mallorca, "a jewel to discover"
The hoteliers president highlighted sustainability and Mallorca's natural beauty.
Mallorca Weather Forecast for Saturday
It's a gorgeous sunny day in Mallorca with a high of 19 degrees. Check the forecast for this weekend and see what is in store for next week. To find out what the weather's like in other parts of Mallorca, click here.
The water in Mallorca don't taste like what it oughta!
There will be thirty filtered-water fountains in Palma by the end of the year.
Check out the Golden Visa
This visa entitles you to reside and work in Spain and to travel in Europe (90 days out of 180 days).
Vaccinated Britons Could Spend More Than £10 Billion If Spain Introduces Vaccine Passport Scheme For Summer 2021
"Using the in-depth analysis, researchers have been able to forecast the monumental impact adopting a vaccine certificate scheme could have on the tourism industry in Spain."
Restrictions that will be lifted on Saturday in Mallorca
Do not forget the bars and restaurants will not open their interiors until Monday March 15.
1,000 million euros of state aid for Balearic businesses
Over 40,000 businesses, including the self-employed, are set to benefit.
Anna Nicholas: My Column
"The whole interview involved wokedom catch phrases such as ‘my truth’ which American audiences would have lapped up"
Why do young men [generally] care more about fitness than young women?
"There is pressure on both young men and women to appear a certain way, but there’s a difference.
World Book Day
Thursday March 4th was World Book Day and as we love reading this is always a special day at The Academy International School.
Where to go out to eat this weekend in Mallorca
So, this week we have some restaurants with open terraces, others still simply offering their delicious takeaway options to suit all tastes.
Films in English in Palma March 12 to March 18
Films are showing at Ocimax and CineCiutat this week. There are family films showing as well as thriller and dramas.
Cheltenham Takes Centre Stage
If you grow up in Cheltenham, as I did, the Festival is part of your DNA, such is its domination of the town every March, and everybody has a story about race week.
Spain’s right wing crisis
If the Spanish PM was worried about his political standings, he’s laughing now.