News of the day 9 October 2023
News / Latest headlines
Beautiful sunshine for the whole week.

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This week's Mallorca Bank holiday on the beach

"Maximum temperature of 30 degrees on Saturday..."

Jason Moore

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Balearics splash out on 1,300 new swimming pools in 12 months

"There are now 68,000 swimming pools across the island..."

Jason Moore

Protest against negotiation for the investiture of the next president in Spain

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Tens of thousands protest against possible Catalan amnesty deal

About 50,000 people demonstrate in Catalan capital Barcelona.

Graham Keeley

Record temperatures for Indian Summer 2023

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Your weekly news catch up in Mallorca

Indian summer weather, red zone in Magalluf, zero balconing, housing crisis...

Andrew Ede

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Palmanova is your most popular beach! Get voting

"Magalluf and Pollensa beaches also popular..."

Jason Moore

Image of the installation of the Christmas lights on the Rambla.

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Christmas lights can already be seen in the streets of Palma

The big Christmas light switch on in Palma is scheduled for November 23, the eve 'Black Friday'.

MDB Digital

The hooded men attacked a Guardia Civil van.

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Several armed hooded men attack a police van transporting a prisoner

The Guardia Civil were driving the prisoner to a dental clinic.

MDB Digital

Restaurants in La Lonja

Latest headlines

Palma's La Lonja restaurants will be able to extend their hours

Today's announcement will not be well received by many who live in the area but for the business community it is a major victory.

Jason MooreMDB Digital

Latest headlines

Britain's best boss gives his staff a free holiday in Mallorca

"We as owners are pretty demanding and our staff have been able to hit the mark every day..."

Jason Moore

News / Celebs
Arrivals - 64th Annual Grammy Awards


Chelsea Handler serves up a treat for Soller barman!

The 48-year-old comedian posted a picture of herself pressing a kiss on the smiling man's cheek on her Instagram site last Wednesday. So who is this man?

Carina Gross / MDB Digital

Holiday / Lifestyle

Daily Horoscope

What does your horoscope say about you today: Monday, October 9

The need for immediate gratification and personal freedom will be strong today, but it's highly likely that there will be some frustration around getting what we want

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Farming in Spain


From Eton to running a small farm in Spain

Meet Paul Richardson who has embraced the Spanish way of life.

Jason Moore

Holiday / Travelling
The MSC Virtuosa is one of the ships visiting Palma today


Find out which ships are in port today

There are two cruise ships scheduled to dock in Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Holiday / Attractions
The International Masters Cycling Week kicks off this week across the island


Mallorca events: What's On from Monday to Thursday

International Masters Cycling Week, Art Society talks in Palma plus cinema music, dance, and Oktoberfest in various locations on Wednesday.

Andrew Ede


Unleash your inner athlete: 4 exciting events in Mallorca you can't miss!

Lace up your running shoes or hop on your mountain bike for an adrenaline-pumping adventure in Mallorca!

Ashlee Caliz

Weather / Latest news
Food and drink / Food and drink
A typicall Mallorcan 'variado'.

Food and drink

Eating Out in Mallorca: Bar Joan Frau - Santa Catalina Market

Desiring something sweet to round off our meal, we sought “coca de albaricoque”, a traditional Mallorcan pastry adorned with apricot halves.

Mia Naprta

Food and drink

Eating out in Mallorca: Tigy's in Sant Elm

Healty pa amb oli’s in a stunning setting.

Mia Naprta

Edition of 6 October 2023