Living

Look here for the latest news, tips and ideas on every aspect of living on Mallorca. Read about anything from exclusive real estate to gardening, entertainment to the environment, fantastic food and wine to fashion trends, health to hobbies, and shopping to services. Search here for information to help you get the most out of your life on Mallorca

Living in Palma

Knowing which area of Palma to live in can be tricky given the variance in style and surrounding ambience – take a peek at the best areas to live in.

11 hottest places for an evening in Palma

Palma has some of the best nightlife on the island. Discover all the must-visit bars in this exclusive list from editor Helen Cummins who shares her favourite places.

A night out in… Santa Catalina

Find out all the best places in Santa Catalina to sip cocktails and dance until the sun rises with our recommended list of go-to clubs and bars in the area.

A day in… Santa Catalina

Find out all the best places in Santa Catalina and spend the day enjoying what Palma’s coolest neighbourhood has to offer.

The Mallorcan way of life

The locals on Mallorca have their own approach to property on the island splitting their time between the city and their summer family residence.

A new life on Mallorca

Property expert Andreas Botas moved to Mallorca with the help of Living Blue’s Mandy Fletling where she advised living in the centre of the island.

The rising popularity of Alaró

Mandy Fletling, property expert for Mallorca’s central region, talks about living in the area of Alaró and what makes it so attractive.

Clínica Juaneda

When you think of private healthcare in Mallorca, the first name that springs to mind is the ever-present, excellent Clínica Juaneda.

Passion for the artisan

A deep love of traditional locally sourced handicrafts and antiques forms the foundation of the unique online shop, Sabellar.

A spirit of openness at Openstudio79

There is something immediately inspiring and energising about the Openstudio79 creative space, full of beautiful, handmade objects that sparks one’s inner artist.

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.

Mallorcan glass artist Raquel Pou

The glass artist Raquel Pou, with a sincere dedication to the philosophy of slow design, loves to transform everyday things into unique pieces.

Living ‘slow design’

A new movement making an impact is Slow Design, inspired by the Slow Food- and Slow City-movements – it is more than a choice, it’s a way of life.

Greatness awaits you!

Inspiration can come through many sources which can make you sit up and think. Helen Cummins shares an experience, which might be just what you need to hear.

Your great fit beautiful wedding

Feel full of energy on your special day by following these wedding countdown fitness tips. They’re not just for the big day either! Find out more.

The art of investing

Investing in art is an art in itself and it’s well-worth getting advice before you get started. Two experts in the field shared their advice with us.