This Balearic jewel set in the shimmering Mediterranean sea is the island that Helen Cummins is proud to call home. From its countless stunning coves and sweeping golden bays to the majestic Tramuntana mountain range that skirts the northern coast, the enchanting isle is as beautiful as it is beguiling.
While northern Europe is dull and dark, Mallorca never fails to bring us a dose of winter sunshine in February when the flowers start to bloom.
Mallorca in winter is a joy. Fresher temperatures, sun and blue skies await – as do a wealth of fun and unforgettable things to do.
The first month of the year brings a fascinating succession of festivals held to honour tradition and illuminate the darker days.
Only in Son Vida will you find Mallorca’s best golf courses and most exclusive villas. Find out more in hc/’s definitive area guide!
Did your favourite make the list? Check out hc/’s selection of the prettiest towns on the beautiful island of Mallorca.
Mallorca’s capital is picture perfect. From cobbled streets to swaying palm trees, Palma is set to become one of Europe’s hottest city-break destinations.
Palma is full of surprises. Find out everything you need to know about life in the capital in HC’s definitive area guide.
Palma’s mayor José Hila Vargas reveals his plans for 2020 as he hopes to create a city that is innovative, sustainable and open all year around.
Mallorca in November is full of tradition and heritage, offering visitors a rich variety of local festivals and island delicacies.
Santa Catalina has it all. Find out everything you need to know about living in Palma’s buzziest neighbourhood in this definitive area guide.
The month of October on Mallorca offers visitors a rich variety of autumn activities and events, both cultural and sporting across the island.
Discover all the must-see places in Deià in this exclusive insider’s guide from editor Helen Cummins who shares her local knowledge.
International artists, musicians and designers come to Mallorca to celebrate its creative history and tradition. It’s a magnet for cultural enthusiasts!
The sun does not yet want to leave Mallorca in September, and with that summer feeling still going strong, neither do we.
Banc de Terres de Mallorca is a network which brings together Mallorcan landowners who are interested in cultivating the land and looking after it.
Experience the perfect pairing of nature and food this August in Mallorca, when life is lived out of doors and you’ll eat al fresco all summer long.
June is one of the nicest times to find yourself on Mallorca. Find out why with this collection of ravishing snapshots of what’s on offer.
On the surface, May in Mallorca is mellow – that’s until you witness a battle reenactment, or see first hand the passion at a local food and drink fair…
Mallorca is gripped by spring fever in March, as a succession of great events attract islanders and visitors alike.
From the mini-fridges in each room to tiles lining the stair- way everything was found and fixed up for this unique, “veggie” hotel, tucked away on a tranquil side street off the main plaza in Sóller.
Mallorca in December is a real treat if you want to enjoy sipping hot chocolate in the winter sunshine al fresco and experience a traditional Spanish Christmas filled with joy.
Everyone loves to find that special spot off the beaten track, but we ask whether hidden gems should remain just that – hidden.