A safer Magalluf
He thinks the campaigns to increase awareness to the dangers of excess drinking etc. are worthy and have worked.
“We want people to enjoy their holidays to the full in a safe environment, and the Balearics is the safest destination in the Mediterranean."
Mallorca deserves people who appreciate and respect the island and its inhabitants.
"We don´t want tourists who misbehave..."
Mallorca doctor awarded the MBE for his work to reduce balcony deaths in Magalluf praises the Law of Excesses
95% percent of the balcony incidents involved excess alcohol and 37% drugs.
“Moving forward, the emphasis is no longer going to be on quantity, it is going to be on quality."
They are not intended to curb fun, but ultimately to make Magalluf a safer place to holiday.
"I am very proud of the changes which have taken place..."
"Magalluf is changing for the better..."
Magalluf is undergoing transformation, so what better than to make culture central to Magalluf, a culture very different to the "laboratory" that had given rise to the sensationalism examined by Tomeu Canyelles and Biel Vives.
The festival is a clear example of successful public-private collaboration in seeking to position Mallorca as a "responsible cultural, family and leisure destination".
An insignificant place on the Calvia coast with no compelling back story assumed great significance and has since inspired thousands of stories.