News of the day 18 June 2022
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Weekly visit of the cruise ship " Norwegian Epic " at Palma's port

Latest headlines

Find out which cruise ships are in Palma's port today

There are several ferry's scheduled to dock and three cruise ships: Aidacosma, Marella Discovery 2 and Norwegian Epic.

Christina Buchet

Champagne at a wholesalers in Mallorca

Majorca tourism

Tourist demand for high-end alcohol brands pushing supply "to the limit"

A problem with the supply of raw materials is also a factor.

Andrew Ede

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Latest headlines

Ryanair strike woes spread across Europe

Ryanair spokesperson said that the unions should return to the negotiating table

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

National Police officers at Son Banya in Palma, Mallorca

Latest headlines

Son Banya "sniper" arrested at Palma club

He should have entered prison in November last year; the police finally caught up with him.

Andrew Ede

Motorhomes in Cala Murada, Mallorca

Latest headlines

Large motorhomes barred from Cala Murada frontline

The motorhomes will have to park on a different section of the road.

Andrew Ede

Still from a Twitter video showing sex in the street in Playa de Palma, Mallorca

Latest headlines

Playa de Palma - night after night of street drinking, mess and more

Playa de Palma residents are denouncing anti-social behaviour, especially that of Spanish students.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Holiday / Lifestyle
Juvenile Crossbill.

Lifestyle

Hide and Seek

Crossbills on Mallorca are of the sub-species ‘Balearica’, and in Catalan, they are known as ‘Trencapynions’, or the ‘pine nut cracker’.

Neville James-Davies

Sant Joan celebrations in Puerto Soller

Lifestyle

Summer traditions in our world and a favourite in Puerto Soller

Make a plan to be with others on this most special night of the year…

Shirley Roberts

Holiday / Travelling
Restaurant terrace in Palma, Mallorca

Majorca tourism

2022 - the highest-spending Mallorcan summer ever

Inflation and higher prices to compensate for 2020 and 2021 losses are resulting in greater spending.

Andrew Ede

Weather / Latest news
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Latest news

The heat is on. Europe frets over climate change

Firefighters were battling wildfires in several parts of Spain, with Catalonia in eastern Spain and Zamora near the western border with Portugal the worst hit.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Weather / Temperatures
Cala Poncet, Alcanada in Alcudia, Mallorca

Temperatures

Saturday's weather in Mallorca

Friday's high in Mallorca was 39.6C; yellow alert still active for Saturday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Sport / Other Sports
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Tennis

Testing times for Rafa Nadal

“I’ve had two treatment sessions, as was planned. At the moment the progress, as I see it, is satisfactory,”

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Food and drink / Food and drink
Nduja

Food and drink

A sobrasada that comes from Sicily

This Sicilian version of sobrasada is called nduja, it comes from Spilinga in the province of Calabria and it is made exactly like sobrasada.

Andrew Valente

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Food and drink

Simply Red

Fresh cherries are high in energy-giving carbohydrates and are an excellent source of vitamin C.

Marc Fosh

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