Majorca tourism
Tourists at Palma Airport.

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Tourism Sector looking ahead to summer 2022

“Tourist rental occupancy was around 85% and more than 90% for single-family homes,”

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter27/09/2021 09:29

"Although the Balearics have performed much better in attracting foreign tourists than other regions, the numbers are way down."

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Viewpoint: Spain needs you!

"Although the Balearics have performed much better in attracting foreign tourists than other regions, the numbers are way down."

Andrew Ede25/09/2021 09:49

The wonderful show of reyes maroto

International

The week in tourism: The wonderful show of Reyes Maroto

Spain’s tourism minister is gaining an unfortunate reputation on account of some of her observations.

Andrew Ede24/09/2021 10:47

Passengers at Palma Son Sant Joan Airport, Mallorca

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Balearics led the way for foreign tourism in August

Mallorca had more overnight stays in August than anywhere else in the country.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter23/09/2021 11:07

Palma Son Sant Joan Airport, Mallorca

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Balearics had 25% of Spain's foreign tourists in August

1.29 million foreign travellers came to the Balearics, the priority destination for British and German tourists.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter20/09/2021 11:11

Surge in bookings,

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Surge in demand for holidays to the Balearics

"Fully vaccinated people will no longer need a pre-departure test before returning from non-red list areas......"

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter20/09/2021 09:40

Britain will on Friday consider easing England's COVID-19 rules for international travel.

International

Britain mulls easing COVID-19 travel rules for England

Britain will on Friday consider easing England's COVID-19 rules for international travel.

Reuters17/09/2021 09:38

Sustainable tourism is the Balearic government’s mantra, I don’t think so.

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Viewpoint: Destroying Mallorca

Sustainable tourism is the Balearic government’s mantra, I don’t think so.

Humphrey Carter16/09/2021 10:46

C. I. Travel Group, will offer more over 6,000 seats to Mallorca.

International

FlyDirect to expand operations to the Mediterranean in Summer 2022

C. I. Travel Group, will offer more over 6,000 seats to Mallorca.

C. I. Travel Group16/09/2021 09:56

We have of course advanced a long way from the first package holidays of the 1950s...

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The Blog: A tourism elite - is that what we really want?

We have of course advanced a long way from the first package holidays of the 1950s...

Andrew Ede15/09/2021 11:19

"But there didn’t seem to be much evidence of mask-wearing. In fact, there wasn’t any"

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Viewpoint: Masks on beaches

"But there didn’t seem to be much evidence of mask-wearing. In fact, there wasn’t any"

Andrew Ede15/09/2021 10:10

Magalluf Beach, Mallorca.

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Magalluf hotels to close in two weeks

Calvia Mayor demanding that hotels stay open for the sake of employment and the economic recovery of the Municipality.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter14/09/2021 09:08

“Overall the industry is in good shape but it is such a shame that a golden opportunity has been missed...”

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Viewpoint: A golden opportunity

“Overall the industry is in good shape but it is such a shame that a golden opportunity has been missed...”

Jason Moore13/09/2021 10:55

While Spain struggled to revive tourism, Mallorca has topped the Euro league.

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Viewpoint: Mallorca is the champion

While Spain struggled to revive tourism, Mallorca has topped the Euro league.

Humphrey Carter09/09/2021 10:44

The British government is thinking about scrapping the travel traffic lights system.

International

Travel traffic light could be switched off in October

The British government is thinking about scrapping the travel traffic lights system.

Humphrey Carter09/09/2021 10:23

“The tourist industry needs to start planning for the future but the future is rather uncertain”

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Viewpoint: Changing times

“The tourist industry needs to start planning for the future but the future is rather uncertain”

Jason Moore06/09/2021 10:49

Mallorca Football Tournament

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"Mallorca is a global brand which sells itself, it’s the perfect location"

Harry Engels talks about the Mallorca Football Tournament, which will kick off on October 14.

Humphrey Carter05/09/2021 17:26

Tourists arriving at Palma Son Sant Joan Airport, Mallorca

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"Not possible" to predict a lengthening of the tourism season

The increasing trend for last-minute reservations doesn't allow predictions to be made of a longer season.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter03/09/2021 14:06

Calvia's mayor and President Armengol at the opening of the Santa Ponsa fiestas in Mallorca

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Calvia mayor calls for change of tourism "outlook"

The pandemic will "undoubtedly accelerate some processes already started" in the tourism industry.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter03/09/2021 08:45

No government got handling the pandemic right but perhaps the Balearics did OK.

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Viewpoint: Balearics gets it right

No government got handling the pandemic right but perhaps the Balearics did OK.

Humphrey Carter02/09/2021 11:02

Tourists arriving at Palma Son Sant Joan Airport, Mallorca

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Mallorca a British favourite despite the amber list

Most green list destinations are not where the British would take their summer holidays.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter02/09/2021 08:46

German tourists arriving at Palma Airport, Mallorca

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Optimism for German tourism in the autumn

The school summer holidays haven't ended in all of the German states.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter01/09/2021 10:36

The number of foreign tourists visiting Spain jumped to 4.4 million in July

International

Balearics the national leader for foreign tourists

The Balearics attracted 1.3 million foreign tourists in July.

Reuters01/09/2021 09:56

“Is there a danger that Mallorca could lose some of its charm....”

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Viewpoint: Mallorca, part of Spain

“Is there a danger that Mallorca could lose some of its charm....”

Jason Moore01/09/2021 09:34

Cala Torta, Arta, Mallorca

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Beach overcrowding - Don't blame the bloggers!

Tour operators and the authorities are responsible for "saturation"; not a blog.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter29/08/2021 08:51

Holidaymakers on a beach in Mallorca

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Germany gives Mallorca tourism a late-season boost

Travel announcements by the German and UK governments offer hope of a decent September and October.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter28/08/2021 08:16