Author: Soledad Bescós

Soledad Bescós

Mallorca-born with Aragon roots and living in Mallorca, after a while spent in Boston, USA. A Harvard graduate in Business Administration and Economics, Soledad is really passionate about interviewing fascinating people with different backgrounds and talents. She writes interior design articles for YO DONA magazine (El Mundo) but always about houses touched with the soul of the owners.

Hand-made baskets from Mallorca

Elisabeth Colom has created a timeless, sustainable and quality item . SANTAPALMA is not just a brand, but a philosophy of life dedicated to responsable consumption

Ceramics made on Mallorca

Discover the story behind the artisan ceramic label Vimbi Vimbi and how restorers Ana Nadal and Natalia de Nicolás set-up their business.

Meeting Til Schweiger

For many Til Schweiger is considered Germany’s most international actor, having worked in Hollywood and produced a catalogue of successful films.

Designer vineyard

Bodegas Ribas, one of the oldest in Mallorca, has redesigned its space, transforming itself into a wine lovers’ paradise, thanks to the work of Pritzker prizewinner, Rafael Moneo.

Designer dentistry in Palma

The new Pronova Clinic combines minimalist design and innovative concepts which focus solely on the well-being of the patient.

Omar Hernández: In love with Mallorca

While likes of Al Pacino and Madonna queue for his private club in New York, Omar Hernández has been coming to Mallorca to celebrate his birthday for years.

Ines Glorian talks about life on Mallorca

Why would a Parisian married to the Irish actor, Colm Meaney, decide to live in Mallorca? Inés Glorian recalls the life and journey that led her to the beautiful Mediterranean island.

Island gems by Jouells

Jouells is the new company for hand-made jewellery that reinvents the typical Mallorcan ‘botón de oro y plata’ to offer unique one-of-a-kind pieces.

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.

Beauty with a purpose

The 21-year-old Maria Elisa Tulián, won Miss World Spain 2017. If elected internationally, she will concentrate on raising funds for social causes.

Fabrizio Plessi

Has achieved the seemingly impossible, exhibiting in six museums in six months. Soledad Bescós tells the story.

Alma Lopez: A Jewel Worn by the Crown

The ‘Jewel Fan’ is La Morenita’s most emblematic piece. We finds out about this highly coveted accessory created by Alma López – which is a favourite of Queen Sofia of Spain.

Successful blogger Fiona Ferrer

The visionary ‘it girl’ is one of the most influential people in Spain when it comes to online business or social networks. Fiona Ferrer is a successful author, blogger, presenter and lots more besides….

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