News of the day 30 April 2024
News / Latest headlines
The lightning that struck at around 8.30pm on Sunday

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The power of the lightning that shook Palma is the equivalent of 21,600 washing machines!

On Monday many traffic lights in Palma did not work and some are still being repaired. Watch the video of the lightning.

MDB Digital

The A321neoLR has a maximum range of 4,600 miles.

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Mallorca takes off to new heights of super luxury

It’s not cheap however: It costs $115,000 a day and seats up to 48 people.

Humphrey Carter

The EU would like to make travel easier for young Britons.

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90-day loop hole for young Britons heading for Spain

Difficult for young Britons to work the holiday seasons in the EU.

Humphrey Carter

President was aware of the death threats.

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Man arrested for sending death threats to Balearic president

Four people appeared wearing hoods in front of an ‘Estelada’ flag with two of them carrying firearms.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Lifestyle
Elena Aloisio: I teach Apnea Level 1 and 2, plus discovery and fun courses

Crew focus in Mallorca

From Ship to Shore: A Freediving journey in Mallorca with Elena Aloisio

This week I’m chatting to Elena Aloisio, ex sailing Mate, who moved to Mallorca full time in 2020. With a background in marine biology and a passion for the underwater world, she is now working as a Freedive Instructor.

Erica Lay

Daily Horoscope

What does your horoscope say about you today: Tuesday, April 30

Whatever we're aiming to achieve for today and beyond, it's a great time to set our plans into motion

MDB Digital

Holiday / Hotels
Cap Rocat in Llucmajor, Mallorca


Four Mallorca hotels awarded two Michelin Keys

Ninety-seven establishments across Spain have been awarded keys.

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Beaches
Calo des Moro: one of the world's best beaches.


Mallorca beach listed in world’s top 50

“The beach is renowned for its strikingly clear and almost always calm turquoise waters..."

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Travelling


Find out which ships are in port today

The Scenic Eclipse is one of four cruise ships visiting the Port of Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Not having travel insurance could prove very expensive.


Extra Mallorca health care for British tourists

British travel association ABTA has issued a warning to all British holidaymakers to take out travel insurance in order to avoid the high costs.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Attractions
THE GARFIELD MOVIE - Official Trailer (HD)


The Garfield Movie to show at Mallorca's movie theatres from May 1st!

Here are the films showing in English at the movie theatres across Mallorca for Wednesday, May 1 to Thursday, May 9.

Christina Buchet

Weather / Latest news
Puerto Soller, Mallorca

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Wednesday's weather in Mallorca

The forecast for Mallorca for Wednesday, the first of May.

Andrew Ede

Edition of 26 April 2024