Will the Balearics have an annual amount to compensate for the negative effects of being islands? What do you think?
“I can´t understand why anyone can be opposed to cruise ships...”
"The inability to prevent has been given a broader and sharper focus as a consequence of what happened."
What's the problem with the airport expansion?
Find out how Frank Leavers is faring on his extended stay in the south of England.
"Covid has meant rules, but even so, the government might wish to remember that holidays are meant to be fun."
“Northern Europeans come here in search of the good weather...”
"On Sunday we decided to take it easy since the day before had been so eventful..."
"They were aware of the issues five years ago. Covid hasn’t made them go away."
"The town hall seems to have been making a bit of a mess of things."
“I would say that the traffic light system has been a disaster from the start...”
"You have to watch your back wherever you go now."
Headline-making in the Majorca Daily Bulletin last week.
"The EU may have been talking sausages but Britain and the U.S. were talking nuclear secrets."
"But this joyous news, combined with the growth forecasts, cannot disguise the elephants in the room."
“The council needs to do something about scooters and bicycles...”
It has to be said that Mallorca isn’t so bad either at this time of year, is it?
Tourism density is said to have a benefit in terms of resources.
Donald Trelford's thoughts on the US reaction to 9/11.
Britons may have opted for staycations this year but they are safer in Mallorca!
“I find it rather odd that NATO is not involved in the new security pact...”
Mallorcans nor the Spanish in general, ever do anything quietly do they?
These two redevelopments tell you everything about where Mallorca’s tourism is heading.
Sustainable tourism is the Balearic government’s mantra, I don’t think so.
"You wonder why it’s taken them so long"
We have of course advanced a long way from the first package holidays of the 1950s...
What do you think was the most exiting part of Frank Leavers' sporting day?
Summer is coming to an end and all eyes are on the winter, but is the energy there?
"But there didn’t seem to be much evidence of mask-wearing. In fact, there wasn’t any"
Most people I know, who visit Mallorca out of the high season, fall in love with our countryside and mountain landscape.
Why is Mallorca more of a paradise for drunken tourists than the rest of the Balearics?
“There have been calls for change within the tourist industry....”
Majorca may have posted record employment figures, sadly they will not last.