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Omicron variant slows holiday bookings for 2022

The entire European and Balearic tourism industry is waiting for what may happen in the coming weeks.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter13/12/2021 09:40

Yesterday, there were reports of some flights bound to Spain from the UK were taking off almost empty.

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Staying in Mallorca this Christmas may be the best option

Yesterday, there were reports of some flights bound to Spain from the UK were taking off almost empty.

Humphrey Carter08/12/2021 12:52

Photographer Marcin Wojdak captures haunting pictures of deserted Communist resorts

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East, West, where’s the best?

What can a tourist destination like Mallorca learn from tourism in Eastern Europe?

Andrew Ede07/12/2021 11:52

“The champage is very much on ice as regards to next summer...”

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On Ice!

“The champage is very much on ice as regards to next summer...”

Jason Moore07/12/2021 09:48

Even bars and restaurants are seeing lower takings

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Cruise ships

“In these hard times I find it incredible that some want to limit cruise ship visits...”

Jason Moore02/12/2021 11:11

Andratx, Mallorca

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Opposition brands Andratx administration "tourismphobic"

The tourism councillor is focusing promotion on alternatives to sun and beach.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter01/12/2021 12:33

Should there be limits for the number of cruisers visiting Palma? What do you think?

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Will there be cruise-ship limits in 2022?

Do you think the cruise ships that visited Palma helped the summer season? What do you think?

Andrew Ede30/11/2021 10:59

The Balearics and Spain in general can no longer afford to rely so much on tourism.

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Too much tourism?

The Balearics and Spain in general can no longer afford to rely so much on tourism.

Humphrey Carter25/11/2021 10:35

Ed Sheeran at the Los40 Music Awards in Palma, Mallorca

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Opposition to demand tourist tax spending explanations

Funding for the Los40 Music Awards has prompted the PP to demand answers.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter21/11/2021 13:12

Ian Livesey, head of TUI in the Balearics, Spain, Portugal and Andorra

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TUI looking forward to a 2022 summer close to 2019 levels

"The management of the crisis by the government and hoteliers has been exemplary."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter21/11/2021 07:41

The World Tourism Organisation

International

The failing World Tourism Organization

This week the tourism sector has been dominated by the World Tourism Organisation and the tourist tax.

Andrew Ede19/11/2021 10:51

“Five percent of the people who read our website are in the U.S.”

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Changing times

“Five percent of the people who read our website are in the U.S.”

Jason Moore17/11/2021 10:54

Foreign travel to Spain has been gathering steam in recent months.

International

Spanish tourism to recover 66% of 2019 levels in Q4, minister says

Foreign travel to Spain has been gathering steam in recent months.

Reuters15/11/2021 13:19

The government was certainly not in favour of lowering prices

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Public versus private and lessons for winter tourism

Do you think a public-private initiative will bring significant winter tourism to Mallorca?

Andrew Ede12/11/2021 12:48

his committee, Pérez says, only has 20% municipality representation.

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Funding for “very internationalised sun and beach resorts”

The Balearic tourism minister spoke about the government getting back to its “transformation agenda” for tourism.

Andrew Ede12/11/2021 11:43

Iago Negueruela, Balearic tourism minister

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Tourism "transformation agenda" to be pursued in 2022

"Mature" tourist resorts and cruise tourism included in this transformation.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter09/11/2021 12:17

This includes 150,000 euros for a skate park

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Pollensa spending 2.8 million euros on municipal works

Spending on a series of projects was approved at Friday’s council meeting.

Andrew Ede06/11/2021 11:11

The timing of the launch of Mallorca’s sporting promotion campaign was perfect.

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Mallorca on right track

The timing of the launch of Mallorca’s sporting promotion campaign was perfect.

Humphrey Carter06/11/2021 10:24

Active doesn’t solely mean taking part in activities.

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Camping - Mallorca’s missing link

Do you think Mallorca should have proper tourist campsites? What do you think?

Andrew Ede05/11/2021 13:18

The environment is just one of six key purposes for what the tax is intended

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Tourist tax - where’s it going?

What have they been spending the eco-tax money on?

Andrew Ede05/11/2021 10:26

Port de Soller

Community

Humans of Mallorca and the ‘Brand’

Do you think this new tourist image of Mallorca will be successful?

Shirley Roberts04/11/2021 11:01

Bulletin interview with Javier Pascuet

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4.7 million tourists who spent 5 billion euros....Spain is back in business

Maroto cited Spain's natural tourist attractions and its high level of vaccination - around 80% of the population - as driving forces behind the recovery.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter03/11/2021 11:43

Villages in Majorca are being left without any banks and not everyone is online.

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Banking in Mallorca

Villages in Majorca are being left without any banks and not everyone is online.

Humphrey Carter03/11/2021 10:25

“I think you can safely say that we are seeing the end of Calle Punta Ballena...”

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Last orders

“I think you can safely say that we are seeing the end of Calle Punta Ballena...”

Jason Moore03/11/2021 10:19

Meeting in London.

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Foreign Office gives full backing to Balearic ban on booze tourism

"We completely support the valient efforts being made by the Balearic government..."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter03/11/2021 07:14

“The business community should be allowed to work when they want...”

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Less red tape

“The business community should be allowed to work when they want...”

Jason Moore02/11/2021 10:49

Mark Cavendish at the Tour de France.

London Fair

Mallorca's mission at London fair - all-year British tourism

Sports tourism can create its own "high season" in Mallorca.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter01/11/2021 07:22

“Winter tourism is close to becoming a reality on Mallorca...”

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Winter tourism

“Winter tourism is close to becoming a reality on Mallorca...”

Jason Moore30/10/2021 09:28