Garrido observed that this precautionary measure is one that affects the whole of Majorca’s land.
"The tax increase is likely to apply to individuals earning 65,000 euros or more."
"I would love to see Jet2 flying all year to Majorca in the mid term."
The tour operators want such contracts in order to ensure they have the maximum number of beds available next summer.
The three most popular beaches with smartphone snappers are to be found in the bays of Pollensa and Alcudia.
This August has been one of the wettest in Mallorca's history.
The Guardia Civil has confirmed that the human remains found yesterday afternoon are those of Jacqueline Tennant.
The average hotel occupancy rate in July across the Balearics was 89.2%.
It is unfair that cars use resources on the islands but that taxes are paid to a municipality on the mainland
The battle lines are already being drawn up as local hoteliers look to block plans by the Balearic government to introduce the controversial tourist tax.
I am always rather sceptical when I see reports of a record summer season with visitor numbers reaching a record high.
Eco-tax. "Sadness and astonishment is what I feel, as a Majorcan citizen, on reading the Viewpoint by Jason Moore about the spending and some points of view of the Bulletin’s readers regarding the eco-tax."
Aena, the airports authority, is being forced to reduce its tariffs by 1.9% next year.
The town hall in Soller has asked the regional government to support the creation of a marine reserve off the Soller coast.
Palacio de Congresos
"It is worth 60 million euros. This is the cost of the work and the land. Selling it for 40 million means it is 20 million cheaper. The politicians decide, but I’m talking maths."
Capdepera’s town hall has launched a campaign called "Pla Bon Dia" (the hello or good morning plan).