Drones and helicopters to monitor Palma
"We are experiencing a constant change in regulations and behaviour, which varies from one weekend to another..”
Vaccinations slowing spread of COVID-19 cases in Spain -minister
Spain had registered a major growth in the number of diagnosed cases per 100,000 people over the past few weeks.
Covid passport needed for big events
"Don´t forget to take your Covid passport...."
Self-diagnosis antigen tests available in Mallorca
More than 400 pharmacies in the Balearic Islands are now able to sell the antigen self-testing kits.
12-15 year olds can now get vaccinated in Mallorca
"We want to increase vaccination as much as possible and do it at the highest speed..”
The Balearics had 2nd highest hotel occupancy in June
Hotel overnight stays exceeded 14.1 million in Spain in June, which is 8 times higher than during the same month last year.
As Spain swelters and COVID cases grow, pool renting app thrives
There are 150,000 app users who take their pick between some 3,500 private pools in Spain and France.
Slump in activity in Balearic Hospitality Sector
The Valencian Community, Andalusia and Murcia recovered the same level of activity in June 2021 as they had in 2019.
New Covid cases remain high in the Balearics
"Local authorities under more pressure....."
Unvaccinated German tourists will have to quarantine on their return from Mallorca
"School summer break in Germany...."
Hot in the city....Palma hits 38.2 degrees Centigrade
"Arriving tourists get a taste of Mallorca in the summer"
Viewpoint: Tough decisions
“I think the government should re-introduce the curfew...”
Frank Leavers: Getting hot & bothered and slightly ‘bolshie’ back in Blighty!
"You really can’t go back ‘home’ again and expect it to be the same as it was two decades ago."
My column, Donald Trelford: Farewell to three great journalists
Three journalists died this week who deserve more than a passing mention.
The week in tourism - Sign of the times. More bookings than cancellations
What is the situation of the tourism sector in the Balearic Islands?
Summer Blog: Look, don’t touch
Jellyfish hurt more people every year than sharks or killer whales, according to a recent BBC report.
Where to eat out on Mallorca this hot weekend!
Looking for a new place to eat out? Check our restaurant guide for places across Mallorca.
Save the med: They are pushing their bodies to the limit to help protect the Mediterranean Sea!
Ten individuals are working hard to train their bodies to endure challenging long distance swims in the name of marine regeneration.
Mallorca’s the best fit: Dipping into exercise - the whys and hows of hydrobics
Is it too hot to exercise? Our contributor has chosen a perfect summer workout for you!
Films in English for Friday 23 to Thursday 29 July
New films have been added to this week's programme. Also listing films to be screened in English at the Atlàntida Film Fest.
What's On Friday 23 to Saturday July 24
Plenty of concerts taking place this weekend and Sant Jaume fiestas continue across the island.
Mallorca Weather Forecast for July 24
It's going to nearly 40º centigrade on the island today. Find out where!! Don't forget check the weather near you by clicking here.
Fan's view: Salva Sevilla's goal gives RCD Mallorca a second 1-0 pre-season win
Are the RCD Mallorca players up to the pressure of La Liga competition? -Monro Bryce's views
Viewpoint: The UK’s travel tantrum
The British Transport Secretary is apparently going to stick to his review agenda.