News of the day 26 May 2021
News / Latest headlines
Puerto Soller, Mallorca

Majorca tourism

UK "islands approach": Mallorca green-listing looking more likely

The UK's Joint Biosecurity Centre has been asked to separate islands "where possible".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Michael Douglas & Catherine Zeta-Jones.

International

Hollywood stars choosing Mallorca for their holidays

Michael Douglas, Catherin Zeta Jones and Joan Collins are all spending time in Mallorca.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Interview with Josep Eduard Almudéver, member of the International Brigades

International

Last survivor of Spain's International Brigades dies at 101

"A man of great intelligence, with a strong heart, hardened in battles and prisons, he never ceased to denounce the fact that the Spanish Republic had been cruelly abandoned to its fate."

Reuters

The latest indications are that vaccines are effective against the Indian variant

Majorca tourism

EasyJet CEO does not expect Indian variant to ruin summer travel

The latest indications are that vaccines are effective against the Indian variant.

Reuters

Jackie Waldren.

Latest headlines

Mallorca mourns the death of Jackie Waldren

Jackie Waldren will be buried next to her husband Bill in Deya cemetery.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Vaccination in Mallorca

Coronavirus news

10,000 people have declined the vaccination

The over-80s provide the greatest certainty with regard to refusal, as they were being phoned.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Penis shaped waffles.

Latest headlines

Penis shaped waffles now available in Palma!

Pollería Dickens sells 17 centimetre penis-shaped waffles in various flavours and colours.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

KLM planes.

International

KLM adds new Balearic routes to its summer roster

KLM flights from the Netherlands to Barcelona, Bilbao, Madrid, Malaga, Alicante and Valencia will also be available this summer.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Patients at Son Espases Hospital in Palma Mallorca

Coronavirus news

Balearics coronavirus figures for Wednesday

Twenty-five new cases in Mallorca; incidence rates continue to drop.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Gelatería Colonial, Colònia Sant Jordi, Mallorca.

International

Mallorcan ice cream parlour one of the best in Spain

"Traditional flavours like chocolate, vanilla, lemon, cookies, and strawberry are the best sellers..”

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Quiet streets in Palma Mallorca

Latest headlines

Prosecutor's Office lodges appeal against Balearics curfew

There will be a decision before the current curfew extension expires.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Joan Collins in Mallorca

Latest headlines

Joan Collins: "I love the sun here and the restaurants"

Dame Joan Collins first came to Mallorca when she was a teenager.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment
Crickets Balearic Cup was to take place last weekend in Cala Millor

Comment

Confidential: Covid-19 travel - the plan is that there isn't a plan!

Our Columnist Frank Leavers comments on the overcomplicated and tortuous process of trying to travel plus Cricket in Mallorca.

Frank Leavers

Garau was the Més electoral strategist in 2015

Comment

Viewpoint: Government ethics

These contracts, the individual values of which were never huge, became a matter for the courts’ attention.

Andrew Ede

RCD Mallorca

Comment

Viewpoint: Real Mallorca

“Real Mallorca could easily become one of the island's leading attractions...”

Jason Moore

Majorcan Wine

Comment

The Blog: Mallorca and the lesson of the past

What will the future of the Mallorcan economy look like? Will the same mistakes of the past be repeated?

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Lifestyle
Mallorcan fish soup

Lifestyle

Food for thought: Fish soups - They are summer speciality along Mediterranean coasts

Our Bulletin's food expert recommends extremely tasty Mediterranean fish dishes that you should try this summer!

Andrew Valente

Son Marroig where the concerts will take place for Deya's International Music Festival

Lifestyle

Deya International Music Festival begins June 3

"Reconnecting with the public and working for the recovery of culture is essential for all the protagonists of the festivals..”

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Weather / Latest news
Platja es Carregador, Palmanova, Mallorca.

Latest news

Mallorca Weather Forecast for May 27

Find out what the forecast is for the weekend and what temperatures are expected today! Whatever you're up to today check the weather before you leave home, by clicking here.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Island life / Schools
Mallorca International school Euro Parliament

Schools

News from Mallorca International School

The atmosphere and participants were both exceptional and the topics were current, intriguing and invigorating and the resulting combination of the three was dynamic.

Mallorca International School

what is a good and meaningful plan?

Schools

Notes from the classroom: Making the Most of the Summer 2021

How to make the most of the summer to prepare adequately? what is a good and meaningful plan?

Julie Holdsworth

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