News of the day 17 October 2021
News / Latest headlines
National Police in Palma, Mallorca with threatening weapons

Latest headlines

Palma man arrested after threatening his mother with a knife

Before he was finally restrained, a police officer had drawn his gun.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Alfonso Rodríguez, mayor of Calvia, Mallorca

Latest headlines

How much do Mallorca's mayors earn?

Generally speaking, mayors don't earn the maximum salaries that the budget law permits.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Holiday / Lifestyle
Llucmajor fair


Mallorca and its fairs and fiestas

This week in Nordic Spotlight: Celebrating fiestas on Mallorca and chatting to a very colourful Danish artist that paints on the island.

Jessika Ekman

On the beach Bodhana therapists until November


Local business guide in Mallorca

October is the ideal time to get all those odd jobs and pampering attended to now it’s cooler. Take a look at our Business Guide for Laura Stadler's personal recommendations.

Laura Stadler

Hibiscus flower opening and closing - Timelapse


The beautiful trumpet shaped flower: Hibiscus

The calendar tells us that it is strictly autumn, but what's in a number when the days are still sunny and warm.

Dorothy Loeffler

Potato Tortilla


The perfect tortilla...

Michelin-star Marc Fosh showcases how to make the ultimate omelette.

Marc Fosh

What's on / Coming soon
Fair in Llucmajor

Coming soon

What's On Sunday 17 and Monday 18 October

Today and tomorrow Llucmajor has it's handicraft fair. Also check the markets and find out what cruise ships are in Palma's port.

Christina Buchet

Sport / Other Sports
Road closures for Zafiro Ironman 70.3 Mallorca


Ironman road closures provoke a wave of complaints

Familiar complaints, aggravated by the number of events taking place in a short period of time.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Edition of 17 October 2021