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Sunset Market in Puerto Portals

From 3 August to 1 September, The Sunset Market in Puerto Portals invites you to stroll around. Every day from 6 pm to midnight you can enjoy the summer atmosphere with sunsets and great music. More than twenty exhibitors offer fashion jewellery, accessories, decoration and design objects.

Festival Mallorca Jazz Sa Pobla

The best of Mallorcan, national and international jazz can be enjoyed in Sa Pobla from 26th July to 23rd August. The concerts take place on the stage of the Plaça Major and in the park Can Cirera Prim. All concerts start at 10 pm. Tickets for 5 and 10 euros are available at ticketib.com.

New hiking route along Mallorca’s coast: the “Ruta de los Faros”

The Island Council of Mallorca wants to give the green light for a new hiking route along Mallorca’s coast in the next few days. The 285-kilometre route will consist of twelve stages and lead through twelve municipalities. Hikers will pass a total of nine lighthouses, hence the name “Ruta de los Faros”. The starting point …

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New edition of the Rafa Nadal Open

This year, tennis star Rafael Nadal is once again hosting his own tournament on Mallorca – the Rafa Nadal Open. It will be held from 29 August to 4 September at Nadal’s Tennis Academy in Manacor. Further information is available at: www.rafanadalopen.com

Summer sales on Mallorca

Retailers on Mallorca are already starting their discount weeks, although the summer sales on Mallorca usually don’t start until 1 July. The first fashion chains have already started their summer sales this week. Actually, the start date was set for 24 June, but franchises such as Cortefiel, Springfield and Women’Secret are already offering discounts. More …

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Summer classics highlight

The opera evenings “Castell Classics” in the luxury hotel Castell Son Claret are among the cultural summer highlights on Mallorca. For years, first-class singers have been performing outdoors in front of the spectacular backdrop of the castle hotel. The opera evenings are accompanied by a cocktail reception in the garden and a selected menu with …

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Balearic Islands top the list for property prices in Spain

According to the real estate portals Idealista and pisos.com, the Balearic Islands are currently the front-runners when it comes to property prices in Spain, ahead of metropolises such as Madrid and Barcelona. On average, a square metre of living space costs EUR 3,360, which represents a price increase of almost 7 per cent compared to …

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Holiday Rental Mallorca – Update 2022

Porta & Associates, lawyers in Palma, explain the actual legal situation regarding holiday rental licenses. The Balearic government passed amendments to the tourism law on 11 February 2022 with an emergency decree (Decreto Ley 3/2022). The government’s approach was not very transparent. A “secret” meeting was held on 11 February in the morning, the amending …

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Tunnel Son Vic towards Andratx reopened

From this evening, motorists can again use the Son Vic tunnel between Paguera and Camp de Mar in the direction of Andratx. In the other direction, the passage will remain closed, at least until June, according to those responsible. This means that drivers who are traveling to Palma must drive through the center of Paguera.

Construction works on the Son Vic tunnel between Paguera and Andratx

Since the beginning of March, the Son Vic tunnel, on the main route between Paguera and the Camp de Mar exit, has been closed.  This has led to traffic chaos and annoyance among residents. The tunnel, which was built in the 90s, has to be overhauled to ensure traffic safety. Initially, construction was expected to …

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