News of the day 21 February 2024
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Dragon Sushi restaurant in Palma, Mallorca

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Suspended sentence in Palma restaurant food poisoning case

The Dragon Sushi restaurant was at the centre of a food poisoning outbreak in August 2019.

Andrew Ede

Sant Domingo Cloister

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Smartening up the Cloister in Pollensa

The cloister’s cultural purpose can really be said to have started with the first Pollensa Festival in 1962. Various other concerts are now staged in the cloister, which is also the venue for fairs, such as the annual Pollensa Wine Fair.

Andrew Ede

Cas Català in Mallorca

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The four 'neighbourhoods' in the Balearics with the highest house prices

These four neighbourhoods are among the 20 most expensive in Spain.

Andrew Ede

Calvia council is on a mission to eradicate graffiti.

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Calvia wages war on graffiti ahead of the tourist season

The general public has been urged to report acts of vandalism.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Lifestyle

Daily Horoscope

What does your horoscope say about you today: Wednesday, February 21

We should be careful of assuming the worst of folks or allowing our insecurities to seep into our relationships

MDB Digital

6Point Cycling Challenge for 2024


6Points Cycling set to top quarter of a million euros raised for local charities

“Not one cent of the donations comes to the 6Points organisation, it is paid to the charities directly”.

Vicki McLeod

Holiday / Hotels
How the Bulletin broke the news about Son Valenti back in June last year


Virgin's second birth in Mallorca

The Son Valentí estate is next to Son Bunyola, the hotel that opened in June last year.

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Airport
Palma Son Sant Joan Airport, Mallorca


Palma Airport set to break passenger record this summer

Sixteen per cent more seats available than in 2023.

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Travelling


Find out which ships are in port today

There are no cruise ships scheduled to dock in Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Holiday / Attractions
MAY DECEMBER | Official Trailer

Films in English

New English films in Mallorca Theatres: "May December" & "All of Us Strangers"

The movie theatres across Mallorca are offering a selection of English-language films from Friday, February 23 to Thursday, February 29. Also tickets on sale for Dune: Part Two showing next Friday, March 1.

Christina Buchet

Weather / Latest news
Puig de l'Ofre, Mallorca

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Thursday's weather in Mallorca

Forecast to be pretty warm in northern areas.

Andrew Ede

Paperwork / Paperwork
In Spain, capital gains tax is not applicable when you sell your primary residence


Capital gains tax in Spain – part 2

Residents of Spain aged 65 and above are exempt from capital gains tax on property if it has served as your primary residence for over three years, even if you do not reinvest the proceeds.

Cathal Rochford, Partner Blevins Franks

Food and drink / Food and drink
Menu del dia at UMI Coffee & More

Food and drink

Eating out in Mallorca: UMI Coffee & More in Palma

Delicious and affordable menu del dia, coffee, smoothie & more.

Mia Naprta

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