Author: Andreas John

Andreas John

A German journalist, resident and working in Mallorca for some years, he regularly contributes articles to the leading German newspapers about Mallorca. His main areas of interests are yachting, golf and all types of sports cars and luxury transport, such as private jets, luxury cruise lines, vintage cars and superyachts.

Palma Beach gets rebranded

With their own quality seal and big investments, entrepreneurs and hoteliers want to free Mallorca’s largest holiday resort from boozing party tourists.

Corinna Graf CEO Puerto Portals

Puerto Portals CEO Corinna Graf

Puerto Portals is considered to be the most glamorous harbour in the Mediterranean; we meet the general manager of the port to hear about their expansion plans from the future.

Palma Pictures director Mike Day

Palma Pictures has transformed the island into a variety of backdrops for international film commercials. Professional service, modern equipment and trained personnel are behind the success of the company that could be dubbed “little Hollywood”.

Jet Set Travel For All

Clive Jackson makes it possible: with his revolutionary online jetshare community, www.flyvictor.com, the British IT manager offers low-cost seats on private jets. Andreas John finds out how the business took off.

Treasures From the Vine

Catalan artist Bibiana Casas produces filigree jewellery from the shoots of dried vines in Porreres. Andreas John has had a closer look at her exceptional collection.

Bags of Success

Most men simply don’t understand it. But in Petra, two brothers have created a dynamic international business that recognises the importance of a woman’s constant companion. Andreas John meets Abaccino’s Toni Vadell.

Dr. Helen Cummins is a lifestyle editor, publisher and successful entrepreneur, who has lived and worked in Palma de Mallorca for the past 20 years. She started abcMallorca.com in 2003 which has grown into one of the island’s largest websites with over 6 million visits per annum.

Her website helencummins.com is a compilation of all the things she values since moving to the island, running hc/ Digital Media and creating an idyllic life in Son Vida with her husband Georg and daughter Eva.

Slow Luxury Living is what sits at the heart of the hc/ website, which aims to inspire people to slow down and appreciate the Mediterranean lifestyle. Alongside her editorial team, Helen handpicks businesses and places that adhere to SLOW: Sustainable, Local, Organic and made with Love.

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