Real Life Stories

Starting a new life in Santa Maria

Since leaving the white sands of the West Indies behind, the Horsman family have found contentment on Mallorca, surrounded by nature and local culture.

Discovering personal power with Roxana Valea

Roxana Valea explains how she went from London workaholic to finding deeper purpose on Mallorca and reconnecting with her love of writing.

Sleepless in Alcúdia

Peter Markham, a former editor at the BBC, shares the highs and lows which come with modernising a house in a medieval Mallorcan town.

A new life on Mallorca

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

Fulfilling the dream of becoming a writer

British writer David Coubrough shares the release of his new book ‘Death in Deià’ where he explains how he found inspiration in Deià’s natural landscape.

Teresa Sapey

The Mediterranean allegory of Teresa Sapey

The Italian architect Teresa Sapey opens the doors to her 16th-century Palma home, bursting with Mediterranean inspiration and creativity.

Top world art collectors buy in Alaró

The latest celebrity names to have bought a home on Mallorca are entrepreneur and top model Drew Aaron and Hana Soukupová. Read their compelling story here.

Victoria McManaman: A Women of Substance

Frank Leavers talks to the multi-talented Mrs Victoria McManaman about her work, her husband, Steve McManaman, and her enthusiasm for new projects.

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.

Simoneta Gómez-Acebo y Borbón

She is the communications manager for Cartier, Spain, and has spent her holidays on Mallorca since she was a child.

Anna Wardley, powered by positivity

She divides her time between the UK and Mallorca, pushing the limits of endurance swimming. Hear about Anna Wardley’s adventures in our interview.

The Mallorcan future of Formula 1

At the age of 12, he is among the best racers of the world in his category. In two years, he will make his debut in Formula 3.

Why Paul Dimmock calls Mallorca home

What do stays H10, Portals Hills Boutique Hotel and HM Hotels have in common? They’ve all enlisted music maverick Paul Dimmock to up their sound.

Dolores Luque – Bloggin’ her passion

Through her fashionable blog, Dolores Luque transmits her passion for the island, where she was born and raised, to fashion, interiors and lifestyle.

The wonderful world of Can Monroig

Come and step inside Can Moroig, the otherworldly studio-cum-gallery-cum-cultural centre imagined by Robert López Hinton and Marie-Noëlle Ginard.

Judy Marks wife of Mr Nice

Life with a drug smuggler; Judy Marks talks to us about drugs, surviving prison and life on the run.