Etiqueta 'Blue Flags'
Blue Flags for Calvia, Mallorca

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Research concludes that Blue Flags do not improve beaches

Beaches in the Balearics were analysed; Blue Flags do not make a positive contribution in geo-environmental terms.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter25/08/2021 10:30

Can Pere Antoni beach without a red or blue flag.


An "avalanche" of test tourists: the week in Majorca

2,000 test tourists had suddenly become 11,000; we learned that we'll be dispensing with half a metre; and flags of different colours were flying at beaches.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter13/06/2020 17:13

From Monday, assuming Majorca passes to Phase 2, the new normal of beach life will commence with social distancing and environmentally friendly disinfection.

The Blog

Flags, quality marks and Covid

Phase 2 and all that will mean that Majorca's beaches are open again - properly open, that is.

Andrew Ede21/05/2020 02:24

How the Blue Flags are distributed in the Balearics.


New Blue Flags for the Balearics

Three new Blue Flags for Majorcan beaches; Can Pere Antoni in Palma loses its.

Humphrey Carter08/05/2018 00:00

Puerto Alcudia. The beach has numerous quality certifications but not the Blue Flag.


No increase in the number of Blue Flags in the Balearics

For 2017 in Majorca specifically, there will be 32 flags for beaches as well as the fourteen for ports.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter09/05/2017 00:00

Can Pere Antoni beach in Palma, one of three beaches to lose its Blue Flag, was again closed to swimmers yesterday, just as it was last September.

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Cruising, cycling, chaotic beaches: the week in Majorca

There were more ships than ever, while cyclists (and events) continued to cause debate and the Catalan language also proved to be a debating point.

Monitor08/05/2016 00:00

Playa de Palma has lost its flag.


Row breaks out over loss of Blue Flags

As three of the lost flags are in Palma, there has been a call for the censure of the Emaya services agency, the councillor Neus Truyol.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter06/05/2016 00:00

Balearics loses 12 Blue Flags this year


Balearics loses 12 Blue Flags this year

Gone are three in Palma as well as Camp de Mar in Andratx.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter05/05/2016 00:00