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BREAKING: New restrictions announced to fight COVID-19 in Spain’s Balearic Islands

The measures were revealed at a press conference today by Health Minister Patricia Gomez and will come into force from Saturday, October 24th

President of Spain’s Balearic Islands accused of breaking COVID-19 rules after found at bar at 2am

THE President of the Government of the Balearic Islands has been accused of flouting the coronavirus restrictions. It...

Major property price falls predicted for the Costa del Sol and Costa Blanca in Spain

PROPERTY prices in Spain's tourist areas of the Costa Blanca and Costa del Sol could crash by over 20 per cent over...

More than 600 children test positive for COVID-19 in Spain’s Balearic Islands since start of school term

A total of 619 youngsters have contracted COVID-19 in the region, with 105 testing positive in the last week

TUI resumes flights to Spain’s Mallorca from October 15 as COVID-19 cases continue to decline

The German tour operator had previously cancelled all of its flights and holidays to Spain in mid August

15 boats carrying more than 230 migrants arrive in Spain’s Balearic Islands

The Guardia Civil and Policia Nacional have so far reported the discovery of 232 people, including seven children

‘Drunk’ British tourist bites passenger’s ear off after being denied more alcohol on flight to Spain’s Mallorca

According to the police statement, the crew had denied the Brit alcohol during the flight due to him already being heavily intoxicated

OD Hotels in Spain’s Ibiza and Mallorca hits high note this summer despite ongoing COVID-19 crisis

The OD hotel chain, which has three hotels in Ibiza and one in Mallorca, managed to achieve an occupancy rate of nearly 75% in the key summer months

More than 43,000 people put on ‘partial lockdown’ in Spain’s Palma de Mallorca to combat spread of COVID-19

Tomorrow, parts of Arquitecte Bennazar will face confinement, joining Son Gotleu, Can Capes, Soledat Nord and Son Canals which became 'hot zones' last week

Ibiza follows Spain’s Palma de Mallorca in enforcing partial ‘lockdown’ to halt COVID-19 infections

In Ibiza, the centre of San Antonio and Ibiza Town will face similar restrictions that were laid down in Mallorca from Friday

MUST READ: Over 22,000 people in Spain’s Palma de Mallorca put on partial lockdown as COVID-19 infections rise –...

The move, actioned by the Ministry of Health, serves to reduce the number of coronavirus infections in areas where it is the most prevalent

30,000 businesses in Spain’s Balearic Islands at risk of disappearing due to COVID-19 crisis

Fundacion Impulsa has estimated that more than 30,000 businesses in the region will close permanently by the end of next year

Areas with high number of COVID-19 cases will face ‘partial lockdown’ across Spain’s Balearic Islands

The new restrictions will be determined by the Ministry of Health who will today decide on which municipalities and neigbourhoods will be put under more stringent control

Spain’s Balearic Islands announces BIGGEST fall in GDP in region’s history

In the second quarter of 2020, that is, during the months of April, May and June, the Balearic GDP fell by a whopping 40.5%

Jet2 cancels ALL flights and holiday packages to Spain’s Balearic Islands until November 30

As well as noting the 'continuous uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic,' they admitted that the quarantine imposed on travellers by the British government had played a part in their decision

No smoking outside home, face masks at work: Spain’s Balearic Islands toughen up measures against COVID-19

The new measures have been introduced in response to a noticeable increase in cases across the region

Spain’s Balearic Islands records over 900 new COVID-19 infections in one day, however majority are asymptomatic

Despite the rising number of cases, the Balearic Ministry of Health have stressed that the 'majority are asymptomatic or have very mild symptoms'

Spain’s Balearic Islands warns of more restrictions as region enters ‘second wave of COVID-19’

"Some of the measures that could be adopted are similar to those of Catalonia," said the spokesman for the region's infectious diseases' committee, Javier Arranz

Bleach cleaning begins across village in Spain’s Mallorca as 56 people test positive for COVID-19 in one day

A total of 56 people tested positive for COVID-19 yesterday, the largest number of infections that has so far been confirmed in the village

Hotels across Spain’s Mallorca offer unprecedented discounts of up to 50% to avoid closing this month

In an attempt to increase their capacity, reported in some to be as low as 30%, hoteliers are now introducing unprecedented discounts this month

Doctor with no underlying health problems becomes first to die of COVID-19 in Spain’s Balearic Islands

The German national had relocated to Mallorca almost 10 years ago and worked at Clinica Rotger in Palma

New festival launched in Spain’s Ibiza to attract holidaymakers this autumn

The Ibiza Onspring-Offspring Festival serves to extend the summer season and show that the White Isle has much more to offer than its famous nightclubs

No pool or boat parties and smoking ban: Spain’s Balearic Islands introduce tougher measures to combat COVID-19

Boat and pool parties will now be strictly prohibited, since according to the Balearic government, these are where contagions are most likely to occur

British man plummets 150 metres to his death from famous sunset viewpoint in Spain’s Ibiza

It is estimated that the victim fell from a height of 150 metres

Spain’s Balearic Islands records HIGHEST number of COVID-19 infections since start of pandemic

Setting a new record, the Balearic Ministry of Health confirmed 228 new COVID-19 cases yesterday

NIGHTMARE: Spain’s Balearic Islands set to be declared ‘risk zone’ by Germany as COVID-19 infections exceed threshold

The risk upgrade comes as the number of coronavirus infections has now exceeded the threshold set by Germany