News of the day 8 January 2023
News / Latest headlines

Latest headlines

Find out which ships are in port today

There are no cruise ships scheduled to dock in Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Luxury property in Mallorca

Latest headlines

Criticism of Balearic government praise for Canada's foreign home buyer ban

The government is expected to discuss Canada's policy at Monday's cabinet meeting.

Andrew Ede

Palma charges residents for civil marriages.

Latest headlines

Palma prices and times for marriages driving demand in other municipalities

Alaro town hall says that it should not have to relieve "bottlenecks" elsewhere.

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Lifestyle


"First think, second believe, third dream and finally dare..."

Between his dad and Xavi they have rescued and rehabilitated more than 30 horses sincelaunching Naturacavall in 2019.

Vicki McLeod

Holiday / Airport
Private jet in Palma, Mallorca


Record number of private jets at Palma Airport

Podemos have lodged questions with the European Commission regarding private jets at Palma and Ibiza airports.

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Travelling
ILTM fair in Cannes

Majorca tourism

Mallorca the leading destination for luxury tourism in 2023

The Cannes luxury travel market in December pointed to Mallorca being the number one Mediterranean destination this year.

Andrew Ede

Weather / Latest news
Wind in Mallorca

Latest news

Mallorca on alert for high winds and rough seas

Despite the wind, temperatures in Mallorca are holding up.

Andrew Ede

Weather / Temperatures
Weather alerts for the Balearics for January 8 and 9, 2023


Monday's weather in Mallorca

A windy day even where there aren't weather alerts.

Island life / Paperwork


Resolve to review your financial planning for 2023

Tax rules or financial regulations can change, affecting the tax efficiency of existing arrangements, or providing new beneficial opportunities.

Cathal Rochford, Partner, Blevins Franks

Sport / Real Mallorca
Abdon celebrates the winner for Mallorca.

Real Mallorca

Abdon scores another last gasp winner for Mallorca

Abdon Prats secured a late winner for Mallorca.

Monro Bryce

Food and drink / Food and drink

Food and drink

Eating out in Mallorca: Aromata, Jaume lll

At 32 euros for three courses, Aromata was at the top end of the price range for this kind of a meal.

Mia Naprta

Edition of 6 January 2023