News of the day 31 December 2023
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Manacor, Mallorca

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Nine Mallorca municipalities without water fit for human consumption

In five cases, water in the whole municipality is unsuitable.

Andrew Ede

Tuk-tuk in Madrid

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No more horse carriages; Muro will have tuk-tuks

Tuk-tuks offer a quicker way of replacing horse-drawn carriages than electric carriages.

Andrew Ede

Menorca footwear company

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No enthusiasm, no culture of sacrifice - the young in the Balearics who neither work nor study

The education system is partly to blame; it doesn't prepare young people for today's job market.

Andrew Ede

Jaime Martínez, mayor of Palma, Mallorca

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Mayor calls for a Palma "more open to tourism"

"We want Palma to be the best city in the world to live in."

Andrew Ede

News / Comment
Katara in Palma, Mallorca


Vision of Mallorca through a bejewelled prism

Insatiable growth is eating Mallorca, and tourism politicians seem intent on inviting ever more exotic guests to dine out.

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Lifestyle

Daily Horoscope

What does your horoscope say about you today: Sunday, December 31

For some people, cleaning and organising their home is a New Year's ritual

Holiday / Travelling


Find out which ships are in port today

There are no cruise ships visiting Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Weather / Latest news
New Year's Eve in Palma, Mallorca

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New Year's Day weather in Mallorca

The forecast for Mallorca for New Year's Day, Monday 1 January.

Andrew Ede

Edition of 29 December 2023