Etiqueta 'Beaches'
Polls | 22/08/2022 18:02
An evening stroll in Cala Bona


The Mallorca resort report: Cala Bona

This smaller resort is also a magnet for those looking for a quiet meal by the water.

By Alex Smith22/08/2022 09:36

Balearic beach


Erosion and worsening water quality threaten the islands' beaches

The 2022 Balearic Sea Report has compiled updated information on the state of the islands’ beaches.

Marilles Foundation|Natalia Barrientos04/06/2022 09:30



Calvia flies its blue flags

Calvia Council spent yesterday morning running up its Blue Flags and Q for quality flags over its award winning beaches.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter30/06/2018 00:00

Cleaning the beach.


Briton cleaning beaches

People need to be made more aware of the long term dangers of plastic on our beaches and in our seas"

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter26/06/2018 00:00

Letters to the editor

Letters to the Editor

I see now that some beaches of Majorca are not only known throughout Europe because of the antics of certain tourists over there, they also are famous because of certain journalists that have not any kind of respect for his readers, and above all any kind of respect of the beaches where the most of his fellowmen spend their holidays.

29/06/2017 00:00

Early last June: no play areas and there were no sun loungers either.


Alternativa complaining about Pollensa beaches' play areas

The residents' association which holds the contract apparently installed only two play areas last year when there should have been ten.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter23/01/2017 00:00

The so-called "privatisation" of the beach in Cabrera.


Coastal management powers sought to avoid beach "saturation"

The Balearic parliament has called for the transfer of powers for the coasts, police and airports.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter29/10/2016 00:00

Santanyi is considering a minibus service like the one in Campos for Es Trenc beach.


Santanyi wanting minibus service for its beaches

Santanyi town hall is interested in adopting a similar scheme to the one that was introduced in the summer for Es Trenc.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter22/10/2016 00:00

Almost 10,000 euros were raised for SOS Animal Mallorca in Puerto Portals.

Animal welfare

Calvia introducing new rules on cat neutering and dogs on beaches

In the off-season when beaches are not being used in a tourist sense, dogs will be allowed on beaches so long as they are on leads.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter26/09/2016 00:00


Greenpeace raising awareness of plastic pollution

Greenpeace will be staging a rubbish-collection exercise on Es Carbó beach in Colonia Sant Jordi.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter09/09/2016 00:00

Trident, one of the yachts which was assisting in the Cabrera beach "occupation".


Superyachts, beach occupations and tragedy: the week in Majorca

Superyachts were not so super when it came to environmentalist outrage, beaches required order restoring, including the sale of their pebbles, and there was a tragic road accident.

Andrew Ede04/09/2016 00:00

GOB wish to end any "privatisation" of the coast.


Environmentalists wanting comprehensive plan for the coasts

Some of this is clearly in reference to recent events, such as the parasols and loungers placed on Cabrera and other beaches for "private" enjoyment.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter02/09/2016 00:00

The Es Trenc minibus service catered for over 12,000 beachgoers in August.


Es Trenc minibus service being considered for other beaches

The government is wishing to change the model of transport in environmentally sensitive places.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter01/09/2016 00:00

824 "denuncias" for selling fruit on Calvia's beaches, but how many were being against the same people?


Calvia claiming success in illegal fruit selling campaign

An inspection led to the confiscation of 79 coconuts, 24 pineapples and 23 watermelons.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter31/08/2016 00:00

The parasols and loungers arranged on the beach in Cabrera.


Beaches taken over by superyachts

A beach was taken over by what was in effect a private party, with large designer umbrellas and their accompanying loungers.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter29/08/2016 00:00

The fires at Sa Canova have increased Arta town hall's determination to be compensated.


Arta demanding greater compensation for environmental conservation

Arta, as is the case with certain other municipalities, foregoes potential revenue by sticking rigidly to a policy of conservation.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter24/08/2016 00:00

Loss of the beach at Deya has occurred since 2001.


Town hall looking to recover the loss of beach at Cala Deya

Documentary material shows that during the 1990s the beach attained its maximum surface.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter05/08/2016 00:00