News of the day 2 April 2024
News / Latest headlines
Estate agent window in Mallorca

Latest headlines

While house prices fall in much of Spain, they continue to rise in the Balearics

Figures comparing the first quarter of 2024 and the final quarter of 2023.

Andrew Ede

Son Banya shanty town in Palma, Mallorca

Latest headlines

Palma town hall says it will demolish Son Banya shanty town 'fortification'

Evidence that new shanties have been rebuilt to replace ones that have been demolished.

Andrew Ede

Motorhomes in Palma, Mallorca

Latest headlines

New fines for motorhome parking in Palma

Vehicles will not be able to park in the same place for more than ten days.

Andrew Ede

The latest protest in Ibiza.

Latest headlines

Fresh wave of protests against superyachts and the wealthy in the Balearics

“You are kicking us off the island. Your luxury is our crisis”.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Lifestyle

Daily Horoscope

What does your horoscope say about you today: Tuesday, April 2

Today's calming cosmic vibes give us an opportunity to ground ourselves physically and mentally

MDB Digital

Marilles has been committed to working with coastal communities


People who protect the sea

At Marilles we are very clear that in order to guarantee the future of protected marine areas, they must be desired and not imposed.

Aniol Esteban

Holiday / Airport
Make sure your passports are in order to avoid any last minute disappointments.


UK travel document reminder if heading for Mallorca

Border guards will check you’re complying with the 90-day visa-free limit for short stays in the Schengen area.

Humphrey Carter

Jet2 is planning on reducing airport staff across Spain.


Jet2 set to cut jobs in Mallorca

Jet2 is the UK’s third largest airline and biggest tour operator in the country.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Travelling
Marella Explorer 2


Find out which ships are in port today

The Marella Explorer 2 is the only cruise ship visiting Palma today

Cathy Caliz

The British market is performing well already this year.


British tourists dominate winter in Mallorca

Expenditure by tourists resident in the United Kingdom has increased by 36.4 %.

Humphrey Carter

Weather / Latest news
Head to the beach this weekend in Mallorca.

Latest news

Temperatures to hit 30ºC this weekend in Mallorca

On Saturday and Sunday, temperatures will reach between 22 and 29ºC, or higher in some parts.

Humphrey Carter

April in Mallorca

Latest news

Wednesday's weather in Mallorca

The forecast for Mallorca for Wednesday, the third of April.

Andrew Ede

Food and drink / Food and drink
Tom Yum Thai Martini

Food and drink

Cocktail Hour: Gastro Bar by Nama – Deya

I recently had one of the best cocktails since I started writing this column!

Mia Naprta

Edition of 29 March 2024