Etiqueta 'Travel'


Travel disruption set to continue as summer season ends

London's Gatwick airport does not plan to extend existing limits on passenger numbers beyond the end of August as it has ramped up security staffing

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter29/08/2022 18:06

Polls | 24/03/2022 11:36
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The Week in Tourism

Rethinking the UK quarantine

This revisits the UK quarantine decision and is of the view that it was a political matter and not a scientific one.

Andrew Ede28/08/2020 15:26

Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson


Have a staycation in 'superlative' UK, PM Johnson says

Boris Johnson advised people to stay at home this summer for a staycation in the "superlative" United Kingdom.

Reuters13/07/2020 14:52

Spain and portugal's Borders


Spain, Portugal open border to tourism after 3-month coronavirus closure

Spain and Portugal's prime ministers on Wednesday officially reopened their joint border.

Reuters01/07/2020 11:32

The multicultural fisherman from Soller head out to sea three times a week to find the Soller Prawns.

Humans of Majorca

Humans of Majorca in transition

The Puerto Soller has a population who live from the sea and tourism.

Shirley Roberts01/06/2020 14:00

Coronavirus in Britain

My Column

What a muddle

I’m not sure whether Boris Johnson has just thrown all his cards in the air and handed the rulebook to a bunch of mad men but it certainly seems that way.

Anna Nicholas17/05/2020 00:10

The Spanish government has been critical of the EU not getting a move-on in setting out protocols for travel.

The Week In Tourism

Right hand and left hand: the quarantine

The health ministry took everyone off guard by announcing the quarantine, including the tourism ministry.

Andrew Ede15/05/2020 00:25

Ryainair to resume 40 percent of its flights in July


Ryanair expects Europe travel surge despite masks, quarantine

Ryanair is to operate around 40% of its original flights schedule from July up from a skeleton service of around 30 flights a day in May and June.

Reuters12/05/2020 15:31

Brexit debacle continues


EU parliamentary committee backs visa-free travel for Britons after Brexit

"The 12th of April is coming and the faith of millions of UK and EU citizens and their right to travel is in our hands."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter03/04/2019 12:20

Armengol issues threat of fines to airlines


Armengol issues threat of fines to airlines

President of the Balearics defends government’s “courageous policies” amidst arguments over budget and travel.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter29/11/2018 09:49



75% travel discount expected this month

Top level meeting in Madrid yesterday to resolve the dispute.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter04/07/2018 00:00


Cheap flights

“Travelling between the islands has never been cheaper as long as you are a resident....”

Jason Moore02/07/2018 00:00


Paying the price

Majorca must offer value for money at all times, especially now.

Jason Moore15/02/2018 00:00

Passengers at Palma's Son Sant Joan airport.


Air Berlin hub closure will mean 600,000 fewer passengers

The airports authority Aena calculates that the 600,000 passengers who had been passing through the Air Berlin hub represent 1.2% of total passenger numbers at Son Sant Joan.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter06/01/2016 00:00

José Espartero made the announcement in Palma today.


Ryanair throws down the gauntlet over winter flights

Ryanair proposes lower winter airport costs in exchange for 1.5 million more passengers.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter10/12/2015 00:00

Jet2holidays to expand in-hotel flight check in service to Majorca


Jet2holidays to expand in-hotel flight check in service to Majorca

The service gives holidaymakers the opportunity to take their passport to their hotel reception and check in for their flight home before leaving for the airport.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter30/11/2015 00:00

Portillo on the Palma to Manacor train.


Portillo’s Majorca on BBC Friday night

The programme is on BBC2 tomorrow night (Friday) at 10pm local Spanish time.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter26/11/2015 00:00