News of the day 13 October 2022
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Find out which ships are in port today

There are three cruise ships scheduled to dock in Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Passengers at Palma Son Sant Joan Airport, Mallorca

Majorca tourism

Tourism recovery, and the Spanish have assisted it

In August, and unusually, the Balearics attracted more Spanish tourists than either German or British.

Andrew Ede

Rafael Nadal with Coleman Wong

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First photo of Rafa Nadal since the birth of his son

Coleman Wong - "It's not every day you get to have a training session with your idol."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Balearic population could grow by 25% over next 15 years.

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Balearics braced for a population boom

In Spain as a whole, the population figures will reach 51.67 million in 2037.

Humphrey Carter

The Balearic president has defended the 6.8 million fine proposed for an illegal pandemic party.

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Balearic president defends the 6.8 million fine proposed for an illegal pandemic party

Armengol caught up in controversy over allegedly going to a bar during lockdown.

Humphrey Carter

45% of Spaniards choose Rafa Nadal as their ideal boss.

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45% of Spaniards choose Rafa Nadal as their ideal boss

The founder and CEO of Amazon, Jeff Bezos, is in third place.

Humphrey Carter

News / Celebs
Maya Jama will be presenting Love Island in Mallorca next year.


New face for Love Island Mallorca

Mallorca will host the ninth series next summer.

Humphrey Carter

Weather / Temperatures
Island life / Living
Living on a British pension in the Balearics comes at a price.


British pensioners in Mallorca pounded by sterling

Price is king and the Balearics is one of the most expensive places to live in Spain.

Humphrey Carter

Balearic egg industry not as hard as it thought.


The Balearic egg industry is cracking up

The price of eggs has shot up thanks to inflatiuon.

Humphrey Carter

Sport / Other Sports
Champions League - Group C - FC Barcelona v Inter Milan

Other Sports

Barcelona face Real looking to rebound from European disappointment

Carlo Ancelotti's unbeaten team have begun this campaign where they left off last season, when they won the Champions League and LaLiga double.

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