News of the day 9 December 2021
News / Latest headlines
Road accident in Ibiza

Latest headlines

Via Cintura accident rate cut significantly

Traffic noise has dipped below WHO recommended maximum decibel level.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Metro train in Palma, Mallorca

Latest headlines

A global plan for Mallorca's transport of the future

Will the tram be a suitable means of transport to the airport? The Metro is another option.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

TUI CEO, Fritz Joussen.

International

TUI very optimistic about the future

"TUI's operating business recovered significantly in the last quarter of 2021.."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Covid-19 Warning poster, London.

International

UK travel restrictions heavily criticised

“The reintroduction of pre-departure PCR tests is a major blow to travellers and the travel industry.."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Es Trenc Restaurant in Mallorca

Latest headlines

Es Trenc Restaurant will be demolished

The restaurant currently has a concession from the Costas Authority.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Passport control, Palma Son Sant Joan Airport, Mallorca

International

Interior minister blamed for airport passport control delays

Demand for more police for passport controls at the busiest airports.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment
The floored roll out of the Covid passport has just caused more confusion

Comment

Mallorca mask up again

The floored roll out of the Covid passport has just caused more confusion.

Humphrey Carter

Why should it then be required again ... and again?

Comment

Implementing the passport

Why should it then be required again ... and again?

Andrew Ede

Unesco typically highlights tourism potential of its sites

Comment

Instagramming the mountains

Could the Serra de Tramuntana be overrun and saturated? What do you think?

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Lifestyle
Xmas

Lifestyle

Reindeer ready

Are you on board for a bit of early Christmas cheer? Our collaborator Peter Clover is reindeer ready

Peter Clover

Mulled wine

Lifestyle

Xmas spirits - Hot drinks at the start of a Christmas meal

The ancient tradition of serving hot drinks at the start of a Christmas meal is making a comeback!

Andrew Valente

Back road to Camp de Mar called me next

Community

Nan’s Day Out

What does Mallorca look like when the winter weather is perfect and the resorts are closed?

Shirley Roberts

What's on / Coming soon
Kian Soltani – "Chevaliers de Sangreal" from 'The Da Vinci Code'

Coming soon

What's On Thursday 9 December

Today Cellist Kian Soltani plays at Trui Teatre tonight, hailed by ‘The Times’ as a “remarkable cellist” and described by ‘Gramophone’ as “sheer perfection”.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Weather / Latest news
Storm 'Barra', Mallorca.

Latest news

110 km per hour winds & rough seas forecast in Mallorca

Fierce winds, heavy rain, thunder and lightning and hailstorms are forecast in Mallorca on Thursday, keep up to date with the weather all over the island by clicking here.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Strong winds in the Balearics.

Latest news

Fierce winds cause more than 20 incidents in the Balearics

Aemet says the yellow alert for coastal phenomena and extremely strong winds in the Balearic Islands will remain active until at least 15:00.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Weather Forecast for next days

Latest news

Mallorca Weather Forecast for December 10

Be prepared for extremly strong winds in Mallorca today! You can keep up to date with the weather all over the island by clicking here.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Eating Out / Festive Food
Palma Christmas Market.

Christmas events

Your Guide to Mallorca's Christmas Markets

Mallorca's traditional Christmas markets are always laden with artisanal products, fashion, traditional tasty dishes from the Island and fantastic gift ideas.

Wendy Urquhart

Marinella Vidal.

Christmas event

Want to learn how to make a Christmas wreath here on Mallorca?

“The students are given a straw base, scissors and wire to hold their design together and told to let their imagination run free..”

Wendy Urquhart

Island life / Schools
This year the students in Years 5 - 7 at Queen’s College were asked to design an illustration of their “favourite Christmas moment”

Schools

Family and special moments at Christmas

Each year the Mallorca Fashion Outlet organizes an art competition on the theme of Christmas.

Queen's College

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