Jessika Ekman
Jessika Ekman

With +20 years in Mallorca Swedish born Jessika consider herself Mallorquin at heart. Event business owner, wedding celebrant and a keen writer. Jessika is a keen writer she has her own column in Mallorca Bulletin, the island only English-speaking newspaper, where she keeps up with the Scandinavian community on the island. She loves to help entrepreneurs and newcomers to find their place in Mallorca.


For Laura...

This week in Nordic Spotlight, Jessika writes about her youngest daughter who has a hearing disability and how cochlear implants have changed her life.

Jessika Ekman 16/01/2022 09:00


A New Year in Mallorca

One of the things that makes my mood better is a warm home and it’s not so easy on Mallorca in January.

Jessika Ekman 09/01/2022 08:20


A Swede who talks Mallorcan

This week in Nordic Spotlight: We meet a Swedish born actor who lives in Porreres and speaks Mallorcan perfectly.

Jessika Ekman 02/01/2022 10:00


Nordic Spotlight: Meet the Suta family

This week in Nordic Spotlight: We speak to Åsa Suta, one of the families who took a big step in 2021 and decided Mallorca is the place they want to call home from now.

Jessika Ekman 26/12/2021 09:30


No Swiss Fondue for me this December!

This week in Nordic Spotlight: Here we are still one week to go and I think we have everything we need to make this a memorable one.

Jessika Ekman 19/12/2021 10:28


A Mallorcan who works with Santa Claus!

We wish Pedro good luck in Laponia this Christmas.

Jessika Ekman 12/12/2021 09:37


Binivista winery

"When I first moved to Mallorca in 1999 I had a dream to make my own wine."

Jessika Ekman 05/12/2021 09:59


“My son’s life depends on blood transfusions”

This week in Nordic Spotlight, Jessika talks to Maria from Finland who is “so grateful to the Spanish health system.”

Jessika Ekman 28/11/2021 11:26


The worst advice ever!

This week in Nordic Spotlight: Find out what happened this month and meet a Swedish singer who came to the island to try her luck seventeen years ago.

Jessika Ekman 21/11/2021 09:00


Hike in Mallorca

Discover Mallorca in the best way possible!

Jessika Ekman 14/11/2021 08:42


To leave or not to leave

This week in Nordic Spotlight: Like so many others I have been sitting at home the past 18 months without leaving the island.

Jessika Ekman 07/11/2021 10:35


Rialto Living: the Swedish concept store

This week Jessika Ekman met with one of the owners of Rialto Living lifestyle concept store.

Jessika Ekman 25/10/2021 10:23


Mallorca and its fairs and fiestas

This week in Nordic Spotlight: Celebrating fiestas on Mallorca and chatting to a very colourful Danish artist that paints on the island.

Jessika Ekman 17/10/2021 10:00


A vacation surprise in Mallorca!

This week in Nordic Spotlight: "Chaos broke out in the hotel when Mats came running down the stairs asking for help"

Jessika Ekman 10/10/2021 10:00


Nordic Spotlight: “We do what we love - so we love what we do”

This week I was invited to Puerto Andratx for a new shop opening KAYnBEE.

Jessika Ekman 03/10/2021 10:00


Nordic Spotlight: Speedfitness Boutique: CoachLotta

This week, Jessica spoke to one of the Nordic personal trainers on the island, Swedish Lotta Asmussen.

Jessika Ekman 26/09/2021 10:00


Nordic Spotlight: Mallorcan Hierbas with Nuria Basilio

This week Jessika visits Valldemossa and helps a friend with a Hierbas/Herbs workshop.

Jessika Ekman 19/09/2021 11:00


Nordic Spotlight: From Stockholm to Palma

The goal is to raise 3500€: one euro for each km they bike to get to Mallorca from Sweeden.

Jessika Ekman 13/09/2021 14:19


Nordic Spotlight: Circle Carbon

What's Christer Söderberg's incredible project in an old greenhouse in Mallorca?

Jessika Ekman 06/09/2021 11:49