News of the day 26 April 2022
News / Latest headlines
Transporter with rental cars.

Latest headlines

Rental car prices about to soar in Mallorca

“The cost of rental cars at Easter was 70-130 euros per day.."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Traffic sign in castellano.

Latest headlines

Balearic Government wants traffic signs in Catalan

The Balearic Government will seek support from other Autonomous Communities that are in the same situation.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Graffiti in Palma.

Latest headlines

Palma is dirty, abandoned and full of graffiti!

Recuperem claims that the new General Urban Planning Plan is contrary to local trade in Palma city centre and other neighbourhoods.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Formentor road traffic jam.

Latest headlines

The Formentor traffic nightmare!

Hundreds of drivers are just ignoring the signs that the Formentor road is closed due to road works.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Playa de Palma, Mallorca.

Latest headlines

BBVA revises Balearic growth forecast

Balearic GDP fell by 21.7% in 2020 and it is unlikely to recover to pre-pandemic levels until 2024.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

mercaPalma, Palma.

Latest headlines

Man stole truck in Palma in broad daylight

Supermarket workers grew suspicious when the suspect showed them an old collection.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Illetes beach in Calvia, Mallorca

Latest headlines

Calvia second most expensive municipality in Spain to buy a home

According to the latest report from the property website Idealista ...

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment
Opening shops on Sundays


Comment: Opening times

“I think it is time that local shopkeepers considered more flexible opening hours.”

Jason Moore

Working summer season


Comment: Plenty of punters, no staff

Bars, restaurants and hotels appear to be doing well, but they are short-staffed.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Lifestyle
Cap de Formentor and Cases Velles fields.

Wild Mallorca

Eleanor of Arborea

They are skilful hunters, and will take large insects such as dragonflies, which are transferred from the talons to the beak, all during flight.

Neville James-Davies

What's on / Coming soon
Palma International Boat Show 2022

Coming soon

What's On from Tuesday 26 to Thursday 28 April

Countdown is on as the Palma International Boat Show is taking place this Thursday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Weather / Latest news
El Toro, Mallorca.

Latest news

Mallorca Weather Forecast for April 27

The weather is very changeable in Mallorca; to check our webcams and see what the weather is like all over the island - just click here.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Paperwork / Living
All at sea in Puerto Soller

Spotlight on Soller

The Easter 2022 review

The restaurants went into a ‘bookings only’ zone for a few days to cope with all the people they had to turn away.

Shirley Roberts

Sport / Other Sports
Rafa Nadal celebrating a win at the Madrid Open


Nadal returning from injury and will play the Madrid Open

Rafa Nadal will be targeting a fourteenth French Open title.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Edition of 26 April 2022