Tuesday, August 20, 2019


Soaring simplicity: Palma’s congress centre worth the wait

IT only took 12 years, but Palma’s Palacio de Congresos is finally open for business. The bold modern building on the Paseo Marítimo creates the...

CHRISTMAS SPIRIT: Mallorca can make you fall back in love with December, writes Lesley Keith

CAN you believe we are in December, seriously, where does the time go? It seems like it was only a few days ago I...

PARTY TIME! Sant Sebastian celebrated in all corners of Mallorca

THE biggest party Palma has ever seen returns on January 19 to celebrate the city's patron saint Sebastian.  Celebrations start with a parade of Drac...

easyJet cancels flight to Mallorca because cabin crew were ‘too tired’ leaving holidaymakers in tears

The shock midnight announcement left almost 150 tourists unable to fly to Palma

Mallorca police set to clampdown on ‘pirate’ cab drivers at Palma Airport

Calvia council hits three unlicensed cabbies with €18,000 fine

WATCH: ‘James Bond’ Youtube channel captures thieves robbing drunk and vulnerable tourists passed out on beaches of Spain hotspot

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FsjDSUI2Yxc THIS is the moment stealthy thieves in Spain can be seen crawling towards a drunk and vulnerable woman to rob her handbag.  It is just...

Thousands of fake toys pulled from being sold for health and safety reasons

MORE than 3,200 toys have been withdrawn from sale by the Guardia Civil following concerns for safety. The toys, mainly sold in low-cost bazaars,...

Spain named most likely holiday spot to fall ill or have items stolen

The research revealed that one in ten British jollies to Europe involved setbacks like illness, injury, or loss of theft or property

TOWIE and Celebrity Big Brother star Megan McKenna heading to Mallorca

Reality TV star ‘Mental Megs’ to will host Poolstar party in Magaluf

Ecstasy warning as woman, 19, killed by pill ‘laced with rat poison’ on Spain’s Mallorca

British revellers have been warned by an anti-drugs group in Ibiza to watch out for the distinctive pill

Ryanair is new number-one airline at Palma de Mallorca airport

Irish airline carried 1.79 million passengers to or from Son Sant Joan airport in 2017

Average property prices rise by 25% in the southwest of Mallorca since 2016

Average property prices up to €2.11 million

‘Pirate’ street sellers launch their own brand of trainers

Top Manta brand to be sold on Catalan capital's streets

HEATWAVE to hit central, southern Spain and Balearic islands from Wednesday

A HEATWAVE is expected to hit parts of central and southern peninsular Spain, as well as the Balearic Islands, from next Wednesday,...

Catalunya now has its own parody complete with map, flag and president

Tabarnia, created by Spanish unionists, has become so popular that a recent press conference was set up in Barcelona with theatre actor Albert Boadella as ‘president’.

Michael Bolton changes the date of Palma de Mallorca concert

All tickets bought will be valid for the rescheduled date

WATCH: Devastating fire tears through Mallorca industrial estate

A DEVASTATING fire has worked its way through ten warehouses at the polígono of Marratxi. From noon through the night, over 20 firefighters battled the...

New Year’s Day supermoon will be the brightest of 2018

TONIGHT the winter supermoon will light up the sky, the brightest of three supermoons in 2018. The moon will be at the closest point to...

British families scammed out of thousands from fake holiday rental sites on Spain’s Costa Blanca and Mallorca

Professional chocolate taster Angus Kennedy discovered a German man living at the Mallorcan villa he had booked through Dream Villas Spain

One in four flights cancelled by Ryanair affect a Spanish airport, airline to lose tens of millions in profits

A QUARTER of all flights cancelled by Ryanair will affect a Spanish airport.  It comes after the budget airline published a definitive list of flights...

Brexit talks may take months to move to next stage, says EU’s Michel Barnier

Bremain In Spain welcomes 'significant' offer on citizens' rights but urges UK to do more

WEDDING BALLS: Rafael Nadal to marry childhood sweetheart Xisca Perello after 14-year wait

The 17-times Grand Slam winner, announced the news after his loss at the Australian open to Novak Djokovic this weekend

Lib Dem leader Tim Farron promises MPs for expats and accuses Tories of ‘breaking word’

Farron savages 'utter unfairness' of May denying expats vote in election

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo and pal pose on Ibiza break

Portuguese maestro relaxes as rumours swirl about return to Manchester United

Spanish court bans Catalan parliament meeting in bid to block independence moves

Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont set to declare independence at Monday's session