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Cornwall proving more popular than the Balearics.

Cornwall and Devon more popular than the Balearics

Balearics is ninth on the list of top spots for the Autumn.

Humphrey Carter

Travelling to the Balearics is getting less complicated for Britons.

Some good news for Britons travelling to Mallorca

Some Covid requirements for British travellers remain in place.

Humphrey Carter

Mask-wearing on planes in Spain

Coronavirus news

Mandatory mask-wearing on public transport in Spain looks set to end

Masks are currently required on public transport but not in other situations where there are large gatherings of people.

Andrew Ede

Passengers on the inaugural United Airlines flight to Palma, Mallorca

Majorca tourism

Palma route, United Airlines' most profitable in Spain

Hopes for an extended schedule in 2023 from May to October.

Andrew Ede

Fornalutx is considered one of Spain's most unique villages.

Mallorca boasts one of the top eight most beautiful villages in Spain

Fornalutx singled out as one of Spain's eight most unique villages.

Humphrey Carter

Balearic hotel bookings have taken a tumble over the past week.

Balearic hotel bookings fall by 14%

United Kingdom remains the top foreign source market for Spain

Humphrey Carter

More delays expected in Palma this week.

Get braced for flights delays to Mallorca on Friday

Airlines being adsvised to avoid French air space.

Humphrey Carter

Britons being warned to watch their roaming charges while on holiday in the Balearics.

Don’t get caught using your mobile on holiday

British tourists being hit with massive roaming charges.

Humphrey Carter

Britons being advised to check their Covid vaccinations are in order.

Britons being warned to check Covid requirements for the Balearics

If second vaccination is more than 270 days old, a booster is required or a negative test resulkt.

Humphrey Carter

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Passengers at the Ryanair information desk at Palma Airport, Mallorca

4,000 passenger claims against airlines in the Balearics

Largely brought about by the disputes at easyJet, Iberia Express and Ryanair.

Andrew Ede02/09/2022 08:39

Cala Galiota, Colonia Sant Jordi, Mallorca

Majorca tourism

British tourism ruled supreme in the Balearics in July (don't tell the Germans!!!)

There were more foreign tourists from the UK than from Germany in July.

01/09/2022 19:39

Drunken tourist checks out in the Balearics, video goes viral

Drunken tourist checks out with some serious problems.https://twitter.com/JavierGraciaM/status/1564838099615621120

Humphrey Carter31/08/2022 15:37

It could work out cheaper to spend some of the winter in Mallorca.

Mallorca could help ease fuel price hikes for Britons

It was not too long ago, British pensioners used to spend their winters in Mallorca.

Humphrey Carter30/08/2022 11:06

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Travel disruption set to continue as summer season ends

London's Gatwick airport does not plan to extend existing limits on passenger numbers beyond the end of August as it has ramped up security staffing

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter29/08/2022 18:06

Palma has struggled to cope with mass tourism this summer.

Palma council blames lack of planning for excess tourism this summer

Proper plans are needed to extend the season and ease peak summer pressure

Humphrey Carter29/08/2022 14:49

Passengers at Palma Son Sant Joan Airport, Mallorca

Majorca tourism

The pressures on Mallorca's 2023 tourism

A post-Covid tourism bounce is expected to fade away.

Andrew Ede28/08/2022 06:36

Airport staff in Spain now going on strike.

Europe's travel disruption set to continue as summer ends

Strikes and staff shortages have forced airlines to cancel thousands of flights.

Reuters27/08/2022 10:51