California dreamer to Spanish speaker

Ann-Marie recounts her journey from California to Spain and the challenge of mastering the Spanish language. Be inspired to learn Spanish.

Johanna Florez Spanish Teacher

5 ways to learn Spanish effectively

Mallorca is a melting pot of languages including Spanish, English, German and Catalan. Learn the best ways to master your chosen language here.

How Palma College changed my life

After fleeing a war zone Zahraa Kareem was offered a scholarship at Palma College, a unique opportunity that inspired her to become an artist.

BIC Baleares International College

BIC Baleares International College consists of two campuses, both offering their students a plethora of opportunities from languages to sports to sailing.

ESERP Business School

ESERP Business School is ranked one of the best schools in Spain by Forbes, not surprising given the range of courses on offer.

International Experience

International Experience is an award-winning non-profit organisation that runs exchange programmes abroad to help students learn of other cultures.

Yvonne Hansmeier on choosing the right school

Yvonne Hansmeier who has taught at various international schools across Mallorca offers her advice to parents looking for the right school.

Palma College – Sixth Form Education

Motivated pupils; inspired pupils; achieving pupils. Palma College succeeds in its quest not only for academic excellence, but happy students.

Future looks bright at Futurtics

A new band of places in Palma are equipping the next generation with vital software-coding skills – and making it fun at the same time.

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

The website is a collection of all the things Helen values since moving to the island, running abcMallorca Digital Media and creating an idyllic life in Son Vida with her husband Georg and daughter Eva.

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