News of the day 14 May 2024
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Scene of Palma, Mallorca

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Balearic government will act as a 'letting agency' for empty homes

The government hopes that guarantees will persuade owners to make properties available for long-term rent.

Andrew Ede

Hire cars arriving in Palma, Mallorca

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Car-hire sector open to reducing the number of vehicles in Mallorca

"It is clear that something has to be done," says the vehicle rental association.

Andrew Ede

People on the streets in Palma, Mallorca

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Demands for reducing Palma tourist overcrowding

Is the Partido Popular's new position just a "cosmetic operation"?

Andrew Ede

The mystery of the orca attacks

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Killer whales sink Palma-based sailing yacht in Strait of Gibraltar

700 interactions since orca attacks on ships in the region were first reported in May 2020.

Jason MooreDavid Latona

This is how clothes-free the Paseo Marítimo can be at times

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Holidaymakers torn off a strip as they stroll half-naked through Palma

It appears that the group had arrived back in Palma on one of the party boats.

MDB DigitalIngo Thor

The Guardia Civil proceeded on Monday morning to recover the lifeless body of the man

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Hiker finds dead body in the mountains of Mallorca

Sources from the investigation explained that the man seems to have been living in Paguera, with his family.

MDB DigitalJavier Jiménez & Juan P. Martínez

Playa de Palma, Mallorca

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Hoteliers say that Mallorca has reached "a critical situation"

"A balance of coexistence between residents and visitors has long been an issue on these islands."

Andrew Ede

News / Celebs
Hollywood superstar Tom Cruise soaks up the sun in Mallorca


Hollywood superstar Tom Cruise looks at possible filming locations in Mallorca

The actor, famed for performing his own stunts, flaunted his muscular physique during a day spent at the Formentor beach in Pollensa.

Jason Moore

Holiday / Lifestyle

Daily Horoscope

What does your horoscope say about you today: Tuesday, May 14

This isn't the most ideal day to try and tackle more demanding work or tasks

MDB Digital

Holiday / Beaches
Sticker calling on people not to tag beaches on social media


Stickers for 'Don't tag this (Mallorcan) beach, bitch!'

Overcrowding affects residents, but tourists are also harmed.

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Travelling
Crystal Symphony was ordered in December 1992 and entered service in May 1995


Find out what ships are in port today

Crystal Symphony will be docking in Palma this morning.

Christina Buchet

Holiday / Attractions


Be Calvià's first edition set to launch this Thursday in Santa Ponsa

The gastronomic and local product fair will be held from May 16 to 19.

Ashlee Caliz

Weather / Latest news
Rain in Palma, Mallorca

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Wednesday's weather in Mallorca

The forecast for Mallorca for Wednesday, 15 May.

Andrew Ede

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