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I have been a coffee aficionado for many years and a regular at La Molienda and Rosevelvet right from the start. But I always missed a coffee shop in …

Spain

Street Art #24

Artists

To stay: Cala Coffee

I have been a coffee aficionado for many years and a regular at La Molienda and Rosevelvet right from the start. But I always missed a coffee shop in …

The wall: Puig de Bàlitx

There are easier ascents from Port de Sóller but the one up the northern wall and over the crest of Puig de Bàlitx is definitely the most rewarding. …

R as in Rico: Raimundo Burgers and Fries

What do a Michelin star restaurant, the Spanish Embassy in Helsinki and the latest Burger Joint in Sa Gerreria have in common? The answer is: It’s …

Burgers

In your own time: Rellotge de Sol

There are about 300 sundials on Mallorca, one for every sunny day on the island. One of my favourites is next to Palma’s <i>capitania</i> at Carrer del Moll, …

Recipes

Blowin’ in the wind: Bubbles

It’s funny how everybody loves bubbles. Kids start chasing them spontaneously while older people are smiling, remembering that they did just the same …

Murals

Pretty women: Masscob

It was the store design that attracted me in the first place: an extremely cool minimalistic interior made of bright stone, pale wood and golden …

Clothing

A place to anchor: Vint

Port de Sóller has always had a close connection to France. And it were friends from Provence who told me about the beautiful new restaurant at the …

Recipes

Rock around the clock: Tossal Verds

The Serra de Tramuntana is a hiker’s paradise. But it took many years of cycling before I started swapping pedals for boots from time to time. …

List-Worthy

Fisherman’s friend: Patrón Lunares

For more than a century Santa Catalina had a lively community center, a haven for fishermen, workers, rope- and shoemakers that provided health care, …

Travel

A cool breeze from Barcelona: Med Winds

Mediterranean has always been a magic word for me. It’s not just the ocean, the endless blue sky or the smell of the pine trees. It’s the attitude to …

A rising star: Sa Fàbrica

Industrial heritage makes great locations. Marcel Ress found such a unique space for his restaurant Sa Fàbrica in a former textile factory in Inca. …

Recipes

Dalí Picasso Barceló: Museu Fundación Juan March

Remember the Woody Allen film that – other than its title suggests – is rather the story of two Spanish painters than that of two American tourists? …

Spain

Baywatch: Nautilus

The Museu De La Mar was closed, unfortunately, but its observation deck definitely made up for the steep ascent from the old port. What a view! When …

Travel

Off the beaten track: Penyal d’Honor

<i>Hace calor!</i> It’s actually too hot for hiking in the Mallorcan summer months. On the other hand, the air is much cooler in the mountains than in the …

Travel

Buena vista: Bar Cuba

Imagine to watch the sunset on a rooftop terrace overlooking the city and the sea. Add the sound of ice cubes clinking against frosted glas, the …

Spain

From Paris to Palma: Calame

When a friend invited us for an ice-cream recently I noticed that he kept his small change in a rather beautiful leather pouch. He had bought it that …

Prehistory

A touch of Big Apple: Simple Smart Food

When I discovered Simple Food Bar in Santa Catalina it instantly reminded me of my last visit to Williamsburg. My days there started with a bagel and …

Seasonal Food

The sound of silence: Sant Francesc

It’s the dog days of summer, right now. From time to time I seek shelter from both the crowds and the heat at urban oases like S’Hort del Rei, the …

Spain

Artful dining: Sadrassana

Somehow, Plaça Drassana always reminds me of Campo de‘ Fiori in Rome. Situated on the edge of busy La Lonja it’s not as glamorous as Palma’s more …

Mashed

Street Art # 23

Enjoy your summer holidays! Mural by Joan Aguiló. Avinguda de Joan Mirò/Pl. de Gomila, El Terreno/Palma The post Street Art # 23 appeared first on …

Street Art

Pure and precious: Cortana

As much as I fancy the display windows and the impressive shop design of some high street fashion brands I usually prefer concept to mono brand …

Cortana

How to shop ethically

Cristina Lozano and I met a couple of years ago in Palma at a release party she was hosting for her pottery label Insula Crafts. In the meantime, …

Sustainability

Who’s that girl: La Juanita (Cuina Fresca)

In the summer months, all the tables of La Juanita are moved onto the boardwalk so you can sit outside in the shadow between young laurel trees. …

Seasonal Food

A cut above: Los Oficios Terrestres

For the longest time, barber shops used to be places where you got your hair done or beard cut and exchange the latest news – about your neighbours …

Artists

Café con Montserrat: Everybody needs somebody

<b>Montserrat Fuster Cabrer, President of Amadip Esment, about a life-changing experience and how we are all more capable than we – or others – …

Emotions

Mar i Muntanya: Son Tomas

Banyalbufar is one of the most beautiful Tramuntana villages by the sea, with small limestone houses and neatly terraced hillsides. Even though I …

Travel

Temporary Art: The Haus (Berlin III)

Definitely the most exciting venue in Berlin right now is The Haus: a complete building, five floors full of street-art. Every single spot inside the …

Street Art