Majorca

Charming Calvia: Mallorca's Other Side

Zahra Razavi | Posted 09.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Zahra Razavi

When you think of Mallorca, chances are the images that spring to mind are of package holidays, busy beaches in summertime and the infamous Magaluf party strip. These are undeniably the familiar elements that make the Spanish island such a well-known tourist destination. But there's so much more to this tantalising island...

Priced Out of the (Art) Market

Jo Brooks | Posted 19.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jo Brooks

As you weave between the blooming orange trees, which beguilingly give out an aroma of comforting honey in the spring, in the garden of the grand but homely house of the late great poet and author Robert Graves, you feel he'd achieved what every artist craves - an inspiring base, studio or home where you can create.

Peru Drugs Mule Pair Melissa Reid and Michaella McCollum Receive Six Year Sentences

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Melissa Reid and Michaella McCollum, the two British women accused of drug smuggling in Peru, have been given jail terms of six years and eight months...

Spain's Balearic Islands: Exploring Mallorca

Zahra Razavi | Posted 21.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Zahra Razavi

Belonging to Spain, the Balearic Islands - Mallorca, Menorca, Ibiza and Formentera - are among Europe's most popular tourist destinations, welcoming a cumulative 2.5 million visitors in 2013 so far. With incredible natural beauty, excellent weather and Mediterranean coastlines, it's hardly a surprise that these Spanish islands are popular as holiday destinations.

10 Spanish Villages for a Sunny Summer Escape

minube | Posted 07.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
minube

For decades, Spain has been one of Europe's top destinations for summer travellers looking to to enjoy her beaches, cuisine, world-class museums, and ...

World Responsible Tourism Awards: A Special Year for Water Conservation

Lara Solomon | Posted 23.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Lara Solomon

During the tourist season, Majorca needs to import water transferred by tankers from the mainland to meet demand from its 2 million visitors. The Travel Foundation explains an increase in the occurrence of droughts is now putting added pressure on popular tourist destinations such as the Caribbean islands.

The Big Getaway

PA | Posted 27.03.2013 | UK

Around 1.7 million Britons will escape the continuing cold to holiday abroad this Easter. Many have snapped up last-minute offers to get away from ...

Premium Travel in... Palma, Majorca

Raj Gill | Posted 05.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Raj Gill

It wasn't even the school holidays, but with impending Christmas and Hogmanay festivities, we were getting pretty stressed, which is insane considerin...

Dining Out in Misa, Majorca

Raj Gill | Posted 20.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Raj Gill

Marc Fosh's Misa Braseria & Bar is located in the heart of the old city in Palma, a little off the beaten track; it's a great wee find. It's not over ...

Premium Travel in Puigpunyent, Majorca

Raj Gill | Posted 17.04.2013 | UK
Raj Gill

It's the second part of our two tier trip to Majorca and we are taking a wee trip to the Tramuntana Mountains, for a three night stay at the Gran Son ...

Dining Out in Restaurante Caballito de Mar, Palma de Mallorca

Raj Gill | Posted 17.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Raj Gill

The restaurant has a fabulous location, a little off the beaten track of other tourists; it is a great wee find. Situated next to a beautiful cathedral with stunning views of the sea, it is ideally located.

Spanish Politician Poses With Deer Testicles On His Head

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 22.11.2012 | UK

A Spanish politician with a love of hunting has caused uproar after he posed for a picture with a pair of freshly sliced-off deer testicles on his hea...

British Father And Son Drown In Majorca

PA | Posted 02.09.2012 | UK

The mother of a man who drowned off the coast of Majorca while unsuccessfully trying to save his young son described him as "truly heroic" tonight. ...

British Tourist Becomes Third To Die In Magaluf Within A Month After Balcony Fall

PA | Posted 06.05.2012 | UK

A British tourist has died after reportedly falling from a hotel balcony in Majorca - the third Briton to die on the Spanish island in less than a mon...

Two Brits Killed In Majorca Helicopter Crash Named

PA | Posted 13.01.2012 | UK

Two British businessmen who were killed in a helicopter crash in Majorca have been named in reports as Mark Blaver-Mann and Alistair Evans. The pai...

Video: Jet Engine Shoots 30 Foot Flames As Tourists Watch From Beach

news.travel.aol.com | | Posted 24.09.2011 | UK

A Jet2 flight from Ibiza to Manchester, England was forced to make an emergency landing in Majorca after flames burst from the plane's engine shortly ...