News of the day 17 August 2023
News / Latest headlines
Bar Cristal in Palma, Mallorca

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Iconic Palma bar struggling because of Plaça Espanya works

There will be a several-month delay to the completion of the works.

Andrew Ede

The U81 off Purto Portals.

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New Zealand’s richest cruising Mallorca

Graeme Richard is said to be worth an estimated at US$9.7 billion.

Humphrey Carter

Francina Armengol after the vote for the next speaker of Spain's Congress

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Francina Armengol is the new speaker of Spain's Congress

The speaker is the third most senior authority in Spain.

Andrew Ede

Experts claim it is important to make time to socialise with friends.

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The Mediterranean lifestyle will help you live longer

Researchers found that people who followed a Mediterranean lifestyle were 29% less likely to die compared to their peers.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Incident took place in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

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Dutchman arrested for knocking a German unconscious in Mallorca

The injured man remained unconscious on the ground until an ambulance arrived.

Humphrey Carter

News / Comment
Tourists partying in Magalluf earlier this year


The all-inclusive Mallorca con

Magalluf has become a dormitory resort for tourists sleeping there but partying in other resorts.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Travelling
Air Berlin plane at Palma Airport, Mallorca


The return of what was Palma's number-one airline?

All-year flights grew Germany as Mallorca's principal tourism market.

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Attractions
Blue Beetle – Official Trailer


Superhero film Blue Beetle premieres this weekend in English across Mallorca

CineCiutat will be showing a series of films by director Jim Jarmusch and a Alfred Hitchcock documentary. Barbie and Oppenheimer are still on.

Christina Buchet

Weather / Latest news
The heat is not going to let up in the Balearics.

Latest news

Another heat wave heading for Mallorca

Temperatures will exceed 35ºC in the Balearics.

Humphrey Carter

The Mallorcans / News
¡The Mallorcans! Mallorcan master baker with history

The Mallorcans

A Mallorcan master baker with history

There, the islanders are committed to baked goods according to tried and tested recipes.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporterCarina Gross

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