Holiday

Attractions

Mallorca attractions 2023 opening dates

Enjoy some of the best attractions the island has to offer this summer!

Ashlee Caliz

Es Trenc beach in Mallorca

Majorca tourism

16.5 million tourists - and no more

"A maximum that should not be exceeded but should tend to decrease."

Andrew Ede

A complicated year ahead for British travellers heading to the Balearics.

Travelling

British travel industry trying to resolve Brexit problem of seasonal workers

UK travellers must understand and be prepared for the introduction of the EU’s entry and exit checks.

Humphrey Carter

EU travel for Britons to get more complex and costly.

Travelling

British passports will soon lose their value

More travel costs and complications on the horizon for Britons.

Humphrey Carter

Industrial action is going to cause problems for Britons flying to the Balearics and Spain this year.

Airport

Brits heading for the Balearics warned of airport strike action

Industrial action expected to cause problems this season.

Humphrey Carter

Manston airport will soon be operating flights to Palma.

Airport

Mallorca flights to the heart of Kent on the horizon

Flights from Manston to Palma will take off within five years.

Humphrey Carter

More Holiday

Lifestyle

See Mallorca: A day out to the Crystal Church

To gain entry to the Church when it is not open for services, or one of the many weddings of the year, is via the Museum entrance to the side of the building.

Shirley Roberts31/01/2023 11:56

L’esperança will be similar to, but much more advanced than some projects also being developed, such as Veer Voyager.

Travelling

Balearic project to set sail on a journey of zero emissions transport and culture

“It’s not only about creating a new form of zero emissions transport, it’s also about changing the culture.

Humphrey Carter31/01/2023 09:26

Interior design of a Zel hotel

Hotels

Inside Rafa Nadal's new hotel

Meliá Hotels International and Rafa Nadal have an agreement for some 20 Zel hotels.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter30/01/2023 11:59

The Hotel Punta Negra in Calvia.

Hotels

Mandarin Oriental announces a new luxury resort in Mallorca

Mandarin Oriental Punta Negra, Mallorca will feature 131 guestrooms, including 44 suites.

26/01/2023 12:14

Sean Willers is now fighting fit spending his time working in England and Ibiza.

Lifestyle

From fighting the Taliban to battling drugs and alcohol

“While I am working with people be it online or in person from all walks of life, I am also offering a a support line for people in the music industry because there is not one."

Humphrey Carter25/01/2023 12:44

Santa Ponsa, Mallorca

Majorca tourism

Optimism for the 2023 season in Santa Ponsa

Reservations for the season are up compared with January 2019.

Andrew Ede25/01/2023 08:13

Mallorca was Spain's top hotel destination last year.

Hotels

Mallorca had the highest hotel occupancy in Spain in 2022

Balearic hotels recorded 74.2 per cent occupancy last year.

Humphrey Carter24/01/2023 12:52

Prime Minister Sánchez and others at the Fitur tourism fair in Madrid

Majorca tourism

The Balearics will have "an excellent tourism season"

The Spanish government is upbeat and so is the Balearic government.

Andrew Ede20/01/2023 19:22

The president of Baleària, Adolfo Utor, at the Fitur fair in Madrid

Majorca tourism

Airlines pointing to a record summer for Balearic airports

Forecasts for increased flights and ferry services suggest a record tourism season this summer.

Andrew Ede20/01/2023 15:06

Presentation of the Zel hotel brand at Madrid's Fitur tourism fair

Hotels

First Rafa Nadal-Meliá hotel will be in Palmanova

The goal is for 20 Zel hotels over the next four to five years.

Andrew Ede18/01/2023 15:29

Fitur tourism fair in Madrid in 2022

Majorca tourism

Balearics looking to build on Spanish tourism success at Madrid fair

Focus on Spanish and French tourism for the Balearic tourism industry.

Andrew Ede18/01/2023 08:38

Dragon of fire for Palma's Sant Sebastià fiestas

Attractions

What's on in Mallorca - Sant Sebastià 2023

Events for the Sant Sebastià fiestas (mainly Palma) plus some leftovers for Sant Antoni.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter17/01/2023 20:10

Lifestyle

Life in the Soller Valley: another working week of 2023

The new restaurant owners of Sa Frontera (on the L’horta roundabout) have created a highly expectant vibe...

Shirley Roberts17/01/2023 11:55

Playa de Palma, Mallorca

Majorca tourism

A third of British holidaymakers booking all-inclusive in 2023

Demand for all-inclusive has tended to rise when there are economic difficulties.

Andrew Ede17/01/2023 08:02

POLLENÇA - Elegidas por sorteo las quince personas que día 11 participarán en la tala del Pi de Ternelles.

Lifestyle

New Heights of Entertainment: The Climb of the Pine

The naked, silky smooth pine is then covered with a thick layer of soap before being winched up to its full height, using a primitive system of knotted ropes and elbow grease, by hearty volunteers ensconced at the top of the said church tower.

Peter Clover13/01/2023 11:00

Hotel in Mallorca making changes to use of grounds

Hotels

Hotel conversion to social housing - not a single taker

The law stipulates that 50% of hotel conversion to residential accommodation must be for social housing.

Andrew Ede13/01/2023 08:24

Balearic holidays are going to cost more for Britons.

Travelling

Britons to be charged an extra six quid to visit the Balearics this year

The objective is to identify individuals who pose security threats before they are able to travel to the Schengen area.

Humphrey Carter12/01/2023 14:47