Etiqueta 'Summer 2016'


Police numbers for Palma this summer to more than double

The chief of police said that summer policing is a challenge because of issues such as drinking parties and illegal selling.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter03/05/2016 00:00


Services could be overstretched this summer

Water and electricity supplies, sewage-plant capabilities, beach overcrowding, road congestion, rubbish collections: these are some of the issues.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter02/05/2016 00:00


Holiday price war between Britain and the Balearics

British tourist industry fighting back offering better value staycation holidays.

Humphrey Carter09/04/2016 00:00


Busiest and longest tourist season in decades starts this weekend

Come 1 May, 100 per cent of hotels will be open. Moreover, there will be no post-Easter slump in business this year.

Humphrey Carter23/03/2016 00:00


Majorca tourist industry near saturation point

Trade analysts GfK have warned that families who delay booking their summer holiday could be priced out of the market to Spain and other destinations perceived as “safe”.

Humphrey Carter19/03/2016 00:00



Calvia begins planning its summer security operations

Rodriguez also told the Bulletin this week that he would like to see the return of British police officers but in greater numbers.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter17/03/2016 00:00


Berlin fair confirms record summer for Majorca

German tour operators are expressing concern about the tourist tax and what it will be spent on.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter09/03/2016 00:00


Britons advised to book their Spanish holidays as soon as possible

Amidst fears that Spain could be sold out by the end of this month, ABTA tried to ease people’s fears and calm the stampede for holidays.

Humphrey Carter02/02/2016 00:00


UK rush to Spain could push prices up

Spanish holiday sales in the UK for the first week in January showed that demand is continuing to rise, but there may be a downside.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter16/01/2016 00:00


British dominate tourism market

British holidaymakers have traditionally proven to be resilient travellers and it is likely that this will continue in 2016.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter30/12/2015 00:00


UK travel industry praise for Magalluf and Ibiza makeovers

ABTA states that Spain is set for a bumper year with bookings for summer 2016 ahead of previous years as 2015 comes to a close.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter29/12/2015 00:00


Britons snapping up Balearic bargains

“As soon as the turkey was wolfed down, the all-out frenzy of 2016 holiday booking began”

Humphrey Carter28/12/2015 00:00


Hotels turning down exclusive contracts for 2016

The tour operators want such contracts in order to ensure they have the maximum number of beds available next summer.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter25/08/2015 00:00