News of the day 7 May 2022
News / Latest headlines
Hotel in Playa de Palma, Mallorca

Majorca tourism

Up to 5,000 tourist accommodation places could disappear each year

A reduction in places is being proposed as part of the government's new tourism law.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Europe's growing cocaine problem

Latest headlines

Europe's growing cocaine problem

More production is also now taking place inside Europe, indicating changes in the region's role in the international cocaine trade,"

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The old power station in Alcudia, Mallorca

Latest headlines

Alcudia power station investors want to build apartment blocks

Apartments do not "fit" with the project to convert the power station.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

New lease of life for the Hotel Formentor.

Latest headlines

Formentor Hotel gets expansion licence

The hotel, which has neoclassical and Art Deco elements, opened in 1929

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Celebs
Holiday / Lifestyle
Every year the sea is contaminated with 8 million tonnes of plastics, a square mountain more than 450 metres high.

Lifestyle

Research and innovation, the key to finding alternative solutions to single-use plastics in the Balearic tourism industry

Plastic Free Balearics is a joint initiative of the Save the Med Foundation and Ibiza Preservation.

Save The Med

At home with Adam and Sylvia

Lifestyle

'I've come to love where we live, it feels like Tuscany'

Meet Sylvia and Adam who moved to Mallorca in the 90’s and now live in a beautiful country house in Algaida.

Vicki McLeod

Holiday / Airport
Ground operations at Palma Son Sant Joan Airport, Mallorca

Airport

Warning of flight delays because of lack of ground crew

Handling services companies are finding it difficult to attract personnel.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Weather / Temperatures
Time to hit the beach.

Temperatures

Today's weather in Mallorca

Maximum temperatures for the coming week will reach 26ºC

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Sport / Real Mallorca
Sport / Other Sports
Food and drink / Food and drink
New potatoes.

Food and drink

Celebrate the arrival of spring with new potatoes…

“Potatoes are a fantastic ingredient for any cook as they are so versatile and can be cooked in so many different ways.”

Marc Fosh

Spanish cooks love to pair peas with artichokes and you keep coming across them in vegetable and meat stews

Food and drink

Green peas have a nice long season

Mallorcans are especially fond of peas...

Andrew Valente

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