Living Guides

How do I get the Golden Visa for Mallorca?

Find out how you can stay for longer in Mallorca with a Golden Visa! See here where to get it and how you can apply for one with zero hassle involved.

Life in Artà, a Slow authentic feast

Living in Artà offers an abundance of opportunities, through its rich cultural heritage and deeply rooted traditions, find out more here!

Slow family living in Pollensa

Unlike its closest seaside neighbours, Puerto Pollensa and Cala San Vicente, living in Pollensa is quieter offering families a slice of Mediterranean luxury.

A laid-back lifestyle in sunny Alcúdia

Living in Alcúdia is nowhere near as busy as being in the city but nor is it as quiet as life on a finca in the countryside. That’s an attractive balance.

Live the Artist Life in Deià

Want to know where artists and media moguls gather in Mallorca? Find out what makes living in the mountain village of Deià so special.

Rustic, rural living in Alaró

The Tramuntana region on Mallorca offers plenty of countryside and natural landscape. Find out what it’s like to live in the sweet town of Alaró.

Luxury Marine Life in Port Andratx

Port Andratx is where millionaires flock to buy pretty sea-side villas and humble apartments making it one of Mallorca’s most attractive places to live.

It’s a Beautiful Life in Son Vida

What’s it like to living in Mallorca’s most exclusive area? Son Vida is home to beautiful villas and the best golf courses in the Balearic Islands!

Live Well in Palma de Mallorca

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.

Location, Location, Location

A unique way to earn income from your holiday home is to register with a production location agency who will offer it for photo and film shoots on Mallorca.

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 abcMallorca.com in 2003 which has grown into one of the island’s largest websites with over 6 million visits per annum.

The website helencummins.com 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.

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