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Jessika Ekman
Jessika Ekman

With +20 years in Mallorca Swedish born Jessika consider herself Mallorquin at heart. Event business owner, wedding celebrant and a keen writer. Jessika is a keen writer she has her own column in Mallorca Bulletin, the island only English-speaking newspaper, where she keeps up with the Scandinavian community on the island. She loves to help entrepreneurs and newcomers to find their place in Mallorca.

Attractions

Renovating the Sant Feliu Palace: The Exhibition

The exhibition is open until the end of October in Plaza Cort 3, Palma

Jessika Ekman 21/09/2022 11:02

Lifestyle

Bold art at Vagabundos

This week in Nordic Spotlight: Santa Catalina is really buzzing and there is so much going on in this part of town.

Jessika Ekman 17/06/2022 13:01

Lifestyle

Looking for work in Mallorca

This week in Nordic Spotlight we talk to Sasan Baheri who put out his own ad searching for work in Mallorca.

Jessika Ekman 06/06/2022 13:34

Lifestyle

Meet the BeeHive Queens from Alaro!

This week in Nordic Spotlight we talk to the Queen Bees of Alaro and their upcoming pop-up event this weekend!

Jessika Ekman 01/06/2022 09:38

Living

A small piece of Thailand in Palma with a Nordic connection

This week in Nordic Spotlight we meet a Swedish/Thai couple who have opened a restaurant in Palma.

Jessika Ekman 20/05/2022 14:55

Comment

Healing horses

This week in Nordic Spotlight: Mallorca, now has close to 30,000 horses, with a sharp increase in the last ten years.

Jessika Ekman 13/05/2022 12:47

Living

Mallorca Garden Design exhibits at Chelsea Flower Show 2022 in London

This week in Nordic Spotlight: A landscaping company in Mallorca has been selected to exhibit at the Chelsea Flower Show in London this month. Meet their owners.

Jessika Ekman 06/05/2022 15:27

Nordic Spotlight

Easter in Mallorca

This week in Nordic Spotlight we talk to Alexander Bard who is not just here to sing ...

Jessika Ekman 24/04/2022 09:40

Community

House of Kimåne in Palma

This week in Nordic Spotlight we talk to Sofia who is hosting her first educational clothes swap on April 23 at the Sa Caravana Café at Plaza Patines at 13.00.

Jessika Ekman 17/04/2022 10:00

Community

Meet Ida Strandlund from Sweden

This week in Nordic Spotlight we meet a woman who started a private chef business on the island and also is a freediviing instructor.

Jessika Ekman 10/04/2022 10:00

Community

From holiday rental pioneer in Mallorca to cat lady

This week in Nordic Spotlight we talk to a volunteer at SOS Animal Mallorca.

Jessika Ekman 03/04/2022 10:00

Community

We came, we saw - and we are still here

This week in Nordic Spotlight: We talk to a Danish artist who has sailed around the world and who now lives on the island.

Jessika Ekman 27/03/2022 10:00

Community

Happiness is easy – Be Feliz

This week in Nordic Spotlight we talk to Lotta Landen who went from owning a special concept restaurant in Stockholm to become a restaurant manager in a Palma hotel.

Jessika Ekman 20/03/2022 13:18

Community

Accidents happen

This week in Nordic Spotlight: How the war in Ukraine has brought back memories of the Chernobyl incident and returning to work after the pandemic is not as easy as one might think.

Jessika Ekman 13/03/2022 10:00

Community

A life full of design

This week in Nordic Spotlight: How top Swedish designer Yvonne Börjesson fell in love with Mallorca.

Jessika Ekman 06/03/2022 13:46

Community

From IT tech to traditional and healthy food business

This week in Nordic Spotlight: Two people who ended up in Mallorca opening a little take-away food place in Algaida.

Jessika Ekman 27/02/2022 10:00

Community

Natalia Rigo Olafsson top notch lawyer and consul of Sweden

This week in Nordic spotlight: We speak to Natalia who holds two jobs on the island.

Jessika Ekman 20/02/2022 09:30

Community

Can Tia is up for sale!

This week in Nordic Spotlight: "Can you help me to find new owners?"

Jessika Ekman 16/02/2022 09:00

Community

“A familiar place with a modern taste” - Hostal Corona is open again!

This week in Nordic Spotlight: We talk to new Swedish co-owners of the Hostal Corona in El Terreno.

Jessika Ekman 06/02/2022 09:30

Community

How are you doing?

This week in Nordic Spotlight: Are the Nordics in Mallorca just as depressed as the fellow Nordics that still live up in the north?

Jessika Ekman 30/01/2022 09:30