News of the day 1 August 2023
News / Latest headlines
Spain's Royal Family at the Jardines de Alfàbia in Mallorca

Latest headlines

Royal Family visits the historical gardens of Alfàbia

"We liked it very much. We should have come earlier."

Andrew Ede

High-occupancy vehicle lane in Palma, Mallorca

Latest headlines

Spat over the legality of Palma's high-occupancy vehicle lane

The new administration at the Council of Mallorca maintains that the lane is illegal.

Andrew Ede

Latest headlines

Queen Letizia of Spain swaps herbal green tea for coffee as part of new Perricone diet

"Drink about 8 glasses of water a day, and always one with each meal, and coffee should be replaced by green tea..."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Latest headlines

Spain's new housing law. Six facts you need to know

"Landlords may benefit from tax incentives, such as deductions on rental income..."

Jason Moore

Water restrictions in Deya.

Latest headlines

Hosepipe bans in Mallorca

Water will be cut off to those who consume too much.

Humphrey Carter

Puerto Pollensa, Mallorca

Majorca tourism

Mallorca holiday rental bookings highest in Spain

Almost 100% reservations, according to one website.

Andrew Ede

News / Celebs
Elizabeth Hurley stars in Strictly Confidential trailer


Liz and Damian Hurley together in Mallorca after erotic thriller

According to The Sun, Elizabeth’s character “is seen getting physical with her co-star in intimate scenes”.

Jason Moore

Holiday / Lifestyle

Daily Horoscope

What does your horoscope say about you today: Tuesday, August 1

Our usual get-up-and-go might be hampered by fatigue and moodiness.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Holiday / Travelling
Marella Discovery 2


Find out which ships are in port today

The Marella Discovery 2 is the only cruise ship visiting Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Holiday / Attractions
Sara Baras returns to Mallorca this week.


The Queen of Flamenco set to take Mallorca by storm this week

The Olivier Awards are one of England’s most prestigious awards in the field of performing arts and theatre.

Humphrey Carter

The renowned mezzo-soprano Elina Garança performs this Friday with the first evening of the Cap Rocat Festival


“Reading the reviews immediately makes you elated or depressed”

Mezzo-soprano Elina Garança is one of the voices of the third Cap Rocat Festival.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporterNacho Jimenez

Weather / Latest news
Cabrera, Balearics

Latest news

Mallorca sea is the hottest in the Med

On Monday, the average was over half a degree higher than that for the whole of the Mediterranean.

Andrew Ede

Sport / Other Sports
Nadal has plenty to show for his amazing career.

Other Sports

Rafa Nadal could be worth half a billion dollars

The Nadal family is currently on holiday on board his luxury yachr round the Greek islands.

Humphrey Carter

Edition of 28 July 2023