Mallorca Reflections

By Mallorca Reflections | From the Island of Mallorca, Spain. For Travellers, Settlers & Expats alike at www.mallorcareflections.com

Spring Greetings from Mallorca

In the first days of spring, Mallorca turns into a sea of almond blossom. Euromaxx samples a perfume that captures their delicate fragrance and some …

Europe

The lightness of being: Braez

No matter what time of the year, a bright cotton dress or a light blue shirt always put me in a summery mood. When I step into the Braez store in …

Clothing

Balearics launch pioneering plan to phase out emissions

Green manifesto for 2050 includes measures for transport and clean energy but could put islands on a path to confrontation with Madrid<p>The Balearic islands’ government has launched a pioneering plan to phase out greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, potentially setting itself on a collision course with …

Mariano Rajoy

A BEAUTIFUL HOLIDAY HOME ON MALLORCA, SPAIN

Villa Son Font is located in the Son Font area of the city of Calviá, this is one of only 18 areas in Mallorca (Spain) that is UNESCO protected. This …

Barcelona

Nearly over

It's been chilly for a while. Enough to wear a fleece and a scarf inside the house and for two duvets to be on the bed. There's no carpets, double …

Smart Island World Congress: Defining tech alliances between islands

Originally written by Nick Ismail on Information AgeThe strengthening of the relations between island territories to tackle questions of climate …

Innovation

Mallorca Days Out: Santa Catalina

The suburbs of Es Jonquet and Santa Catalina are to the west of Palma’s old town. They were the first two areas of housing built outside the city …

Barcelona

SAOTA Have Recently Completed Their First House In Mallorca, Spain

SAOTA have recently completed their first house in Mallorca, Spain, that’s a relaxed resort-style home and work environment that reflects a …

Architecture

Paradise Island Mallorca

From Sant Elm to Cap de Formentor<p>Mallorca is a mini cosmos, with its own unique culture separated from Mainland Spain by the Mediterranean Ocean. An …

Barcelona

Mallorca’s market life

The parish church in Sant Llorenc<p>Exploring local markets is one of the pleasures of living – or holidaying – on the Mediterranean island of Mallorca. …

Barcelona

72 Hours In Mallorca #TravelWithUsMallorca

Off the coast of Spain in the Balearic Sea lies a chain of islands, and the largest of them is Mallorca, a place steeped in history. From traces of …

Barcelona

Behind The Seams: Mallorca

Team Boden flew to the dreamy Spanish island of Mallorca back in April to shoot our summer range against a backdrop of beautiful beaches, …

Barcelona

La casa possible: Can Balaguer

Have you ever wondered how life looked like behind the ancient walls of the medieval buildings in Palma’s <i>casco antiguo</i>? Travel back in time to the …

Barcelona

Huguet Cement Tile: Handmade on Mallorca Since 1933

On Mallorca, an island in Spain’s Balearic chain, the Huguet family has been making encaustic cement tiles using the traditional hydraulic method …

Herzog & de Meuron

Dutch family invests 1,3 million euros in the marine’s environment of the Balearics | en | Sotheby's

A Dutch family decided to support the Posidonia project, protecting the Posidonia sea plant that plays among other things an important role with the …

Envying La Calma from afar - Mallorca in January observed

Envying La Calma from afar – Mallorca in January observed26th January 2018<p><b>They’re called the days of La Calma, those astonishing January days in</b> …

Dancing

CABRERA, A LITTLE PIECE OF PARADISE

The <b>Mediterranean Sea</b> is a place that makes you live <b>unforgettable emotions</b> through its <b>fascinating blue colors</b>, the transparency of its waters, the …

Mediterranean Sea

Take another little piece of my art: Art per a la vida 2

It’s often the small things that make a big difference. Like the fine exhibition of screen prints that was inaugurated tonight at Rialto Living. …

Barcelona

Energy Made Easy – Gas-powered buses hit the streets of Palma

Gas-powered buses hit the streets of Palma<p>Image: Shutterstock<p>The European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed to provide a €30 million (£26.3m) loan to …

Energy

Mallorca Death Cafe - coffee, illuminating conversation and the mysteries of life

Mallorca Death Cafe – coffee, illuminating conversation and the mysteries of life21st January 2018<p><b>Glynis German is the founder of the Mallorca Death</b> …

Coffee

Almond Blossom

`Wow´ is the usual reaction of visitors to the island during the almond blossom season. Beginning as early as January each year and lasting well into …

Balearic Islands to ban plastic by 2020 in bid to clean its beaches

The Balearic Islands are moving to ban the sale of all single-use consumer plastics by 2020 in what could be the most far-reaching legislation in Europe against disposable products.<p>In a radical response to plastic rubbish blighting its tourist beaches and beauty spots, the regional government has …

Where Eagles Dare House / GRAS arquitectos

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> WHERE EAGLES DARE a house in connection to the sky. A nest in the mountain. Ethereal architecture for a …

Crazy sexy cool: Amen

Costa d’en Brossa is one of those narrow streets that are easy to miss in the maze of Palma’s old town. But it’s worth finding your way around. …

Fiestas de Sant Sebastià 2018 in Palma de Mallorca

$12.1 Million Designer Rockstar Villa – Cala Marmacen, Port d’Andratx, Mallorca, Spain 🇪🇸

Summary<p>This extraordinary villa is an awe-inspiring representation of the ultimate trophy property in the exclusive big-money market of jet-set …

Mallorca Hiking: January Walk Of The Month

A Remote circuit on the Victoria Peninsular<p>The Victoria Peninsular is a very lovely part of the island and so much less frequented by walkers than …

Via Verde Manacor - Arta Mallorca (Majorca)

Always in search of the best ways to have fun and see the most beautiful parts of Mallorca, we fixed our helmets, jumped on our bikes and headed off …

Imagine Dragons: Sa Dragonera

Mallorca‘s South-West is particularly beautiful at the beginning of the year. Nature seems to be a bit further than on other parts of the island, at …