News of the day 6 May 2024
News / Latest headlines
Police inspecting the mansion.

Latest headlines

Luxury Mallorca drugs palace to be demolished

Property has an escpae tunnel, a lift and swimming pool.

Humphrey Carter

Ironman 70.3 road closures

Latest headlines

Traffic closures and traffic restrictions due to the Ironman Alcudia race

The event will restrict access to different roads in the north of the island and the Serra de Tramuntana.

MDB DigitalFernando Fernández

A captured horseshoe snake.

Latest headlines

Ibiza wages war on snakes

The snake population in the Balearics has been growing over the past 20 years.

Humphrey Carter

News / Comment
Digital nomads in Soller


Unveiling the tapestry of Soller Valley's ever-changing landscape

In 2024 we have friends arriving in the Soller Valley for a season. They are the internet nomads and spend their working time thinking other countries problems and solutions.

Shirley Roberts

Holiday / Lifestyle
You need to ensure your CV speaks to the reader

Crew focus in Mallorca

Yacht CVs: tips and hints from a pro!

First off let me explain WHY you need a good CV.

Erica Lay

Daily Horoscope

What does your horoscope say about you today: Monday, May 6

The first half of the day is buzzing with energy, giving us a chance to start the week off right

MDB Digital

Holiday / Airport
Jet2 has warned its passengers of possible long waits at Palma airport,


Jet2 warns passengers of possible long wait at Palma airport

Palma airport has already been hit by a series of problems this year.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Travelling
The Oasis of the Seas in one of the cruise ships visiting Palma today


Find out which ships are in port today

The Seven Seas Grandeur is one of the four cruise ships visiting Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Weather / Latest news
Magaluf, Mallorca

Latest news

Tuesday's weather in Mallorca

The forecast for Mallorca for Tuesday, the seventh of May.

Andrew Ede

Food and drink / Food and drink
Bombeta rice is found in most traditional dishes including “Arroz Brut” or a basic “Arroz Seco”

Food and drink

Exploring the delights of Bombeta rice and perfecting Risotto

In recent years “arroz bombeta” has made a welcome comeback and it is now firmly regarded as a culinary gem rooted in the culinary traditions of the Balearics.

Marc Fosh

Edition of 3 May 2024