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Beachgoers walk along the mostly empty Coogee Beach in Sydney

Don't even think about raising the tourist tax

Fast forward to 2022 and some tourists and even the travel industry are in the dark about how the tax money is being spent and on what.

Jason Moore

The soap opera of life!

Very rarely do television dramas reflect the banality of most people’s lives.

Frank LeaversFrank Leavers

A Mallorca winter mess

Is shutting up so early wise when the short term future is looking uncertain?

Humphrey Carter

No, to higher tax

It should be spent on projects which will benefit tourism not on housing or agriculture.

Jason Moore

Mallorca losing its beaches

Climate change appears to have moved up a gear.

Humphrey Carter

The Balearic tourist tax is payable on arrival.

Is no one bothered about the tourist tax any longer?

The politicians most definitely are bothered.

Andrew Ede

FILE PHOTO: Queen's Platinum Jubilee celebrations in London

Tribute to Queen Elizabeth: By Francina Armengol, Balearic President

Elizabeth II was a figure recognised throughout the world and who was a fundamental part of British history in the second half of the 20th century and the first decades of the 21st

Francina Armengol

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Turned out nice again, hasn't it - How's the weather with you?

The truth of the matter is that this obsession with the weather i.e. any weather, is a very British thing.

Frank Leavers

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