Tag: Mallorca

Hotel La Gloria de Sant Jaume

Traveller Helen Cummins spends a cozy weekend at Hotel La Gloria de Sant Jaume, a lovely way to “arrive” in Mallorca’s beautiful capital, Palma. Book now!

Luxury yoga retreat Mallorca

Ananda is the Sanskrit word for ‘bliss.’ It’s the sensation you’ll doubtless sink into on a yoga and wellness retreat at the magical finca Son Salas. Emily Benet met the founder, Nadine Hawa, who admits she didn’t always love yoga.

Probably the best beer in Mallorca?

In a region better known for its wine, one determined Belgian has constructed a temple to artisan beer. A successful architect, a licensed farmer and a passionate beer maker; Emily Benet meets the driving force behind Toutatis.

A Sóller success story

From the mini-fridges in each room to tiles lining the stair- way everything was found and fixed up for this unique, “veggie” hotel, tucked away on a tranquil side street off the main plaza in Sóller.

Intelligence Unbridled

Spring fashion trends on Mallorca reflect the island´s new endeavours- shimmering sequins and festive fringe bring fresh energy for dining, dancing or dressage.

Diandra Douglas at home on Mallorca

Diandra first wife of actor Michael Douglas welcomes us to their house in Mallorca, which is currently for sale, for a rare interview about her life now.

Allegra Huston on life in Hollywood

A complicated childhood following the sudden death of her mother, Allegra Huston’s memoir Love Child describes life with her ‘father’ John Huston, sister Anjelica and being surrounded by Hollywood celebrities.

Casa Lima Opening

With a keen eye for craft and furnishings from the island and abroad, Casa Lima in Palma specialises in custom furniture and wabi-sabi style.

Top world art collectors buy in Alaró

The latest celebrity names to have bought a home on Mallorca are entrepreneur and top model Drew Aaron and Hana Soukupová. Read their compelling story here.

Cristina Macaya – Socialite of Mallorca

Cristina Macaya is the most important socialite on Mallorca. Her large home Es Canyar has welcomed guests such as Bill Clinton and Michael Douglas.

Matthew Williamson moves to Mallorca

The British designer and favourite of influential It-girls like Kate Moss and Sienna Miller talks about his move to Deià and finding new inspiration.

Palma’s big-hearted paediatrician

Not only does he see up to seventy children a day, the caring Paediatrics also finds time to help some of the poorest children in the world. Find out more.

12 unmissable winter adventures on Mallorca

Many people may not realise but Mallorca in wintertime can be even more enjoyable than in high season. Quiet roads, sun days but not too hot and plenty of adventure to keep your pulse ticking….

Cynthia Lennon’s last interview….

As the news of Cynthia Lennon’s death is sent around the globe we recall our last lunch together…. sitting in Hotel Bendinat on a windy day in September 2014 … little did we know it would be our last encounter. Her many friends on Mallorca will miss her dearly.