News of the day 17 November 2021
News / Latest headlines
Guillermo Dezcallar, Aurelio Vázquez, Tolo Gomila, Javier Blas & Antoni Riera at the III Foro Illeslex in Palma.

Coronavirus news

Rural tourist accommodation in demand

"Housing for tourist use is in a phase of decline because of the current legislation, taxation, safety ratios and lower profitability..”

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Microbiology Laboratory at Son Espases Hospital, Palma.

Coronavirus news

Delta Plus variant of Covid is in the Balearic Islands

The new subvariant is 10-15% more contagious it does not appear to be more aggressive than the standard Delta variant.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Jar of fried tomatoes.

Latest headlines

Complaint over jar of tomato sauce

“At first glance it looked like dead worms, but I can’t be 100% sure..”

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Palma looked magnificent this morning in the early morning sun

Latest headlines

The sun is here again!

"Unsettled weather will continue..."

Jason Moore

Graffiti in Palma, Mallorca

Latest headlines

Email for images of Palma graffiti

There is a specific town hall office for the cleaning of graffiti.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Amazon.co.uk will no longer accept UK-issued Visa credit cards as of 19 January, 2022.

International

Amazon to stop accepting Visa's UK-issued credit cards over high fees

Amazon.co.uk will no longer accept UK-issued Visa credit cards as of 19 January, 2022.

Reuters

Visit Mallorca

Latest headlines

Your ultimate holiday guide for Mallorca

"We want to spread the word about Mallorca and all that it has to offer...."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The Balearic High Court building in Palma, Mallorca

Latest headlines

Appeal against Easter travel restrictions goes to the Supreme Court

The AREMA restaurants association lodged an appeal against government restrictions.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Vaccination in the Balearics

Coronavirus news

Balearics coronavirus figures for Wednesday, November 17, 160 new cases

Fewer new cases, but the test rate still above the important five per cent mark.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Christmas tree in Palm

Latest headlines

Christmas tree installed in Parc de la Mar

The Christmas lights will be switched on in Palma next Wednesday, November 24.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Boris Johnson last week warned of gathering "storm clouds" of infections.

Coronavirus news

Germans, Austrians line up for shots as COVID cases soar across Europe

Boris Johnson last week said he was cautious about rising cases in Europe.

News / Comment
“Five percent of the people who read our website are in the U.S.”

Majorca tourism

Changing times

“Five percent of the people who read our website are in the U.S.”

Jason Moore

More and more questions are being asked about the role of royal families in Europe

Comment

Spain's royal strife

More and more questions are being asked about the role of royal families in Europe.

Humphrey Carter

The tourism revolution is here. It is being digitalised. And that includes you

Comment

Sensing fights - the tourism digitalisation revolution

The tourism revolution is here. It is being digitalised. And that includes you.

Andrew Ede

Remembrance Day service is seen at the War Memorial

Comment

Remembering Britain at its best - plus, a junk mail deluge!

Frank Leavers' views on some of the stories of the week.

Frank Leavers

Holiday / Lifestyle
British cartoonist, David Lloyd at CCXP Cologne in 2019.

Lifestyle

Famous British cartoonist coming to Palma

More than 500,000 copies of ‘V for Victory’ had sold in the US alone by 2006.

Wendy Urquhart

Spanish-style Oxtail

Lifestyle

Oxtail: one of the great gastronomic moments

Oxtail is a gourmet’s delight in Spain, France, Italy and also in Britain.

Andrew Valente

What's on / Coming soon
Weather / Latest news
Mallorca Weather Forecast for Thursday

Latest news

Mallorca Weather Forecast for November 18

The sun's out in Mallorca, but not for long; keep up with the weather forecast all over the island by clicking here.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Visit us / Holiday Time
The Council of Majorca’s Councillor for Tourism and Sport

Visit us

"We want the British to come home to Majorca..."

"The British market is vital for Majorca’s tourist industry, it’s our second largest market."

Humphrey Carter

Mallorcan food and wine

Food and Wine

Mallorca's food and drink experience

The fact of being an island combined with the good weather throughout the year provides us with an exquisite variety of products that is almost entirely exclusive to Mallorca.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Mallorca culture all year round.

Culture

Enjoy Mallorca all year round

Don't forget to visit Mallorca's castles, palaces, Palma's Cathedral, its museums, gardens, art galleries and estate houses. Also a full cultural and festival calendar waiting for you to discover on your visit to our beautiful island.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Mallorca has many traditions during the Autumn and Winter months

Traditions

Mallorca and its traditions

The island holds well perseved and rooted traditions and festive events during the autumn and winter months. A month won't go by with some type of celebration for all to enjoy.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Mallorca is a sporting paradise 365 days a year!

Sports

Mallorca a sporting paradise

Mallorca offers a wide and varied sports agenda that covers all the needs of sports lovers. It is the ideal place for holding sporting events of great tourist impact throughout the year.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Enjoy Palma during the festive season

Festive season

Enjoy Mallorca during the Christmas season

Why not come to Palma this Christmas season and enjoy the many celebrations the city has from the Christmas lights, to the nativity scenes or do your Christmas shopping while staying at one of Palma's many boutique hotels.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporterAnna Nicholas

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Active tourism

Mallorca is a gift for outdoor activity lovers

Mallorca has activities to enjoy by land, air and sea and with its mild climate and pleasant year-round temperatures you are spoilt for choice to discover this beautiful island.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Start planning your 2022 holiday to Mallorca so you don't miss all the fun

Travel

Plan your summer holiday to Mallorca next year!

Mallorca is still the place to escape from daily life, the place where you can make the most of the sun, nature and tourist resources.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Luxury tourism on the rise in Mallorca

Luxury

Mallorca offers exclusive experiences

Luxury tourism has taken off choosing Mallorca over other Mediterranean destinations. From 5-star hotels, private jets and yachts to Michelin starred restaurants to dine at and let's not forget designer shopping.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Mallorca a safe place to travel

Visit us

Now is time to come to Mallorca

Get ready to travel and come and visit our island which is open 365 days!

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Winter tourists have a wide range of offers on Mallorca

Visit us

We have everything under the sun

We hope that this section will help you discover our beautiful island.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Island life / Schools
Baleares International College

Schools

BIC Open Days Coming Soon!

Ever wondered what the students experience is like at Baleares International College?

BIC

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