Andrew Ede
Andrew Ede

Background in business publishing. Started an online blog about Mallorca in 2005, which went daily in 2007, covering culture, environment, history, politics, tourism and more. Became a regular contributor to the Bulletin in 2010 before joining the staff a few years later.

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The blame game for Palma's traffic jams

The transport sector is demanding better coordination between the relevant authorities.

Andrew Ede 17/03/2023 08:09

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A street to be named after Rafael Nadal

Sant Llorenç is recognising Rafael Nadal's support following the 2018 tragedy.

Andrew Ede 16/03/2023 16:29


Powerless in the face of Mallorca’s greatest challenge

The Balearics are overpopulated, and the islands, moreover, are ill-equipped to confront this greatest challenge.

Andrew Ede 16/03/2023 14:36


The Patrick who controlled Mallorca

Patrick Lawless became Patricio Laules y Briaen, a servant of the King of Spain.

Andrew Ede 16/03/2023 14:16


Fears that Balearic residents' travel discount could be scrapped

A change could see a fixed discount for each route being adopted instead.

Andrew Ede 16/03/2023 09:08


Top Playa de Muro hotel sold to U.S. giant

Globalia have sold their Be Live hotel chain.

Andrew Ede 15/03/2023 18:20

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"In Madrid they think everyone on the islands is on holiday"

Canary Islands politician Pedro Quevedo applauds Balearic policy to limit holiday rentals and tourist accommodation places.

Andrew Ede 15/03/2023 09:03

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Missing Magalluf girl - witness lied to try and claim reward

The Guardia Civil were told that Malén was "in a well on a golf course".

Andrew Ede 15/03/2023 08:21

Majorca tourism

Tourism season facing new uncertainty from the banking crisis

Increased risk of recession could negatively impact tourism and economic growth forecasts.

Andrew Ede 15/03/2023 07:40

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Another part of Palma's sixteenth-century wall is revealed

Work in Plaça Espanya has exposed part of the wall, just like the sinkhole did.

Andrew Ede 14/03/2023 16:22

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Rafa Nadal's uncle joins main opposition party foundation

Toni Nadal stresses that he is not making "a leap into politics".

Andrew Ede 14/03/2023 09:30

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Property sector looking for solutions to Mallorca's housing problems

The lack of subsidised social housing, legal uncertainty, regulatory limitations - issues that need to be addressed.

Andrew Ede 14/03/2023 07:41


Then we take Berlin ...

Something else that Mallorca knows, and quite obviously, is that that this market stays put once it’s on holiday - stays put in Mallorca, that is

Andrew Ede 13/03/2023 16:25


Now thoughts turn to the beach

This week: 2,300 new sunloungers have been bought for when the season starts on May 1st in Alcudia, a music festival in Santa Margalida and the rail extension to Alcudia from Sa Pobla could be back on the table.

Andrew Ede 13/03/2023 12:53

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Balearic workers in demand in European countries

Workers from the islands enjoy a good reputation abroad, especially those from the service sector.

Andrew Ede 12/03/2023 13:01

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60,000 euros aid for Andratx first-time buyers

Said to be an "initial" sum of aid to benefit existing Andratx residents.

Andrew Ede 12/03/2023 11:53