Mallorca is known for its wonderful beaches, it is just a question of keeping them open. | Jaime Mora
It is just a question of common sense. The local authorities have been talking about low season tourism for years, but one of the vital ingredients, which has made Mallorca what it is, was missing; the beaches from the end of October onwards are effectively closed. But step forward the new Calvia council and mayor, Juan Antonio Amengual.