News of the day 5 January 2024
News / Latest headlines
Playa de Palma, Mallorca

Majorca tourism

Is Mallorca heading for another record tourism year?

No one forecast growth on the scale that there was in 2023.

Andrew Ede

Flu jab, Spain

Latest headlines

Mallorca health centres under pressure because of the flu

A notable increase in the number of people going to health centres.

Andrew Ede

Latest headlines

Roma is looking for a new home

Her owner, Maria Jesus, can no longer look after her due to her state of health.

MDB Digital

The happy couple. Photo: Instagram.

Latest headlines

Michael Schumacher's daughter to tie the knot in Andratx next summer

The couple reportedly met years ago at an equestrian centre in Bergwangen in Baden-Württemberg.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


A timely reminder

“Initially I thought that I would be barred entry to Spain because of my green certificate residence permit...”

Jason Moore

News / Celebs


Mallorca home owner in Netflix sensation

The apartment has since been completely refurbished with the help of leading local interior designer, Justine Knox.

Jason Moore

Holiday / Lifestyle
Klas Käll and Barbara Bergman


Why Sir Richard Branson loves living the Rialto lifestyle

"The Branson project was probably the most famous and certainly the biggest so far. All the others have been private homes and to be honest when they first came and said the project was ours, we said no."

Humphrey Carter

Daily Horoscope

What does your horoscope say about you today: Friday, January 5

It's a great time to catch up on work and close out unfinished business, especially during the first half of the day

Holiday / Airport
Iberia flights cancelled because of a strike by handling workers


Inter-island flights cancelled as Iberia handling strike begins

Thirty-four Palma connections are affected in all.

Andrew Ede

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


Find out which ships are in port today

The MSC Fantasia is one of the cruise ships in Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Extremadura: on the list.


Holiday destinations to watch in 2024, according to British travel agents

ABTA’s most recent consumer research found that 47% of people plan to visit a resort or city they have never been to before (up from 43% in 2022) and 41% a totally new country (up from 38% in 2022).

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Holiday / Attractions
Baltasar arrives in Palma, Mallorca


The Kings come to Palma

Spectacular as every year.

Andrew Ede

Weather / Latest news
Rainy and windy in Mallorca

Latest news

Saturday's weather in Mallorca

The forecast for Mallorca for Saturday, the sixth of January.

Andrew Ede

Edition of 5 January 2024