News of the day 22 August 2022
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Find out which ships are in port today

The world's largest cruise ship will be in Palma today.

Ashlee Caliz

The Balearics are reaching bursting point.

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The population in the Balearics has grown by 50% since 2000

The Balearic population will increase the most in Spain.

Humphrey Carter

Tyson Fury in Mallorca on Sunday night.

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Tyson Fury calls for action on knife crime after cousin stabbed to death from Mallorca

Fury's cousin was stabbed to death in the early hours of Sunday in Manchester.

Humphrey Carter/agencies

Everything is getting more expensive in the Balearics.

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Menu del dia in Palma one of the most expensive in Spain

Average prices of a menu del dia in Palma is 13.6 euros

Humphrey Carter

Incident took place on Friday night in Alcudia.

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Tourist arrested for attempting to run over a police officer

Danish suspect fled the scene and tried to slip out of Mallorca.

Humphrey Carter

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Turkish delight....should Mallorca be concerned?

The tourism ministry raised its year-end targets last month to 47 million tourists and $37 billion in tourism revenues.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

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Mallorca has the best beach in Spain, says Tripadvisor

Playa de Muro is also the third best sandy beach in Europe and is among the top 20 in the world.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Holiday / Lifestyle


There is plenty to do on Mallorca in the winter!

From tribute bands, to the Ballet, to Magalluf's Half Marathon: Mallorca has something for everyone this winter!

Ashlee Caliz

Valldemossa will be filled with music and art at the Artdemossa on Thursday.


Your four day What's On Guide in Mallorca starting today

Give the Sunset Market a visit this Wednesday and Thursday in Puerto Portals.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Holiday / Beaches
An evening stroll in Cala Bona


The Mallorca resort report: Cala Bona

This smaller resort is also a magnet for those looking for a quiet meal by the water.

By Alex Smith


Hidden gems on Mallorca: Our best beaches

Accessed by a two kilometre walk from Colonia St Jordi, Es Carbó is a fairly remote white sand beach backed by wild dunes.

Sarah Forge

Holiday / Travelling
Slight fall in bookings to the Balearics.


Balearic bookings fell by 11.8% last week

Balearics is the fourth most booked Spanish destination.

Humphrey Carter

Weather / Temperatures
Puerto Alcudia, Mallorca


Monday's weather in Mallorca

There is the possibility of some rain on Monday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Sport / Real Mallorca
Action taking place in front of new East stand.

Real Mallorca

Dreadful referee shows 16 yellow cards as Mallorca lose 1-2

All in all, a gallant effort from Mallorca but reinforcements are required.

Monro Bryce

Sport / Other Sports
Led by former Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini, Copa del Rey champions Betis are flying.

Other Sports

La Liga talking points

Osasuna beat contenders Sevilla last week and followed up with another win on Saturday against Cadiz.


Edition of 19 August 2022