News of the day 4 October 2023
News / Latest headlines
Palma, Mallorca

Latest headlines

Balearic government housing decree - "It's not going to solve the housing problem"

The response of the real-estate sector is generally positive, but it doesn't anticipate an "avalanche" of projects.

Andrew Ede

Mallorca Snake Guide

How to dentify the different types of snakes in Mallorca

None of the species mentioned are dangerous to humans.

MDB Digital

Playa de Palma, Mallorca

Majorca tourism

Balearics remain on course to shatter the annual tourism record

Up to August, there were almost one million more tourists than in the current record year of 2018.

Andrew Ede

Latest headlines

British tourism surges in the Balearics in August leaving the Germans in their wake

Balearic government to hold talks with British tourist industry in London next month.

Jason Moore

Fire in Palma

Latest headlines

A man dies when his apartment in Palma catches fire

The incident occurred around 2.30pm.

Juan P. Martínez / MDB Digital

Latest headlines

Man arrested for selling laughing gas and ecstasy in Magalluf

Three of the four Britons who were with the Senegalese man ran away from the scene.

MDB Digital

Holiday / Lifestyle

Daily Horoscope

What does your horoscope say about you today: Wednesday, October 4

The need for fun might also be a running theme, which could have us making plans for the evening

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Kay Newton with artwork made from plastics


Plastic is not fantastic

On the beach with... Kay Newton who has been cleaning their local beach.

Vicki McLeod

Kristine Aghasyan wins Specsavers Ópticas’ Summer Photography Competition, presented with her prize by Jeanette Hampson from Specsavers Ópticas Torrevieja


Winner of Specsavers summer photography competition announced

The competition featured images from all along the Costa Blanca, Costa de Sol and Mallorca

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Holiday / Travelling
Valient Lady cruise ship


Find out which ships are in port today

The Celebrity Infinity is one of the four cruise ships scheduled to visit Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Weather / Latest news
Beach in Palma, Mallorca

Latest news

Thursday's weather in Mallorca - Still no sign of a change

The forecast for Mallorca for Thursday, 5 October.

Andrew Ede

Sport / Other Sports
Image of the video uploaded to social networks by Rafael Nadal

Other Sports

Rafa Nadal is back on the court in Manacor!

First images of the 22-time grand slam champion working out on a court at his academy in Manacor.

Jaime Moreda / MDB Digital

Food and drink / Food and drink
Gaudi is situated in the bustling Sindicat area

Food and drink

Cocktail Hour: Gaudi Cocktail Bar

Each cocktail is a mini-vacation in itself, whisking you away to some far-off land.

Mia Naprta

Edition of 29 September 2023