Etiqueta 'Summer 2017'
Charter bookings are good, but Balearic operators are concerned about unauthorised competition.


Excellent high summer bookings for boat charters

Bookings have been made much earlier than in recent years because of fears that there might not be availability.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter15/07/2017 00:00

Local police numbers in Palma are being increased.


Mass deployment of local police in Palma resorts this summer

Police will be cracking down on drinking in the street, illegal street traders and other issues in the resorts.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter18/05/2017 00:00

The likes of Turkey are recovering somewhat.


Thomas Cook says tourists are returning to Egypt and Turkey

"After a slow start to the season and a tough year in 2016, we’re seeing early signs that customers are beginning to go back to Turkey and Egypt."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter28/03/2017 00:00

Summer's coming, but might tourists be deterred by higher prices?


Majorcan hotel price hikes driving tourists elsewehere

Majorca hoteliers have increased rates by as much as eight per cent this year.

Humphrey Carter09/02/2017 00:00

Majorca will be packed out again this summer.


Another summer of "saturation" for the Balearics

The hoteliers blame illegal rentals for there being saturation and evidence of so-called "tourismphobia".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter19/01/2017 00:00

British and other European tour operators have gobbled up places this summer.


Spain's tour operators eased out of Majorca's high summer market

Hotel places have been snapped up by British, German, Swiss and Scandinavian tour operators.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter17/01/2017 00:00

Well, even if the Brits might find things more expensive in 2017, there are the other nationalities.


Britons paying 25% more for Majorca in 2017

The combination of an increase in hotel rates and the weak pound could cost Majorca dearly next summer.

Humphrey Carter27/09/2016 00:00

Alcudia hotels among those with increased prices for 2017.


Hotel prices for 2017 increasing by up to 15%

Occupancy is expected to be much the same as this year in 2017, but profit will be the best for the past ten years.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter24/06/2016 00:00