Why Mallorca?

Mallorca in October

Mallorca in October

The month of October on Mallorca offers visitors a rich variety of autumn activities. Now the weather has cooled, it’s the perfect time to go hiking.

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.

Mallorca in April

Spring has sprung! Mallorca is beautiful this time of year with warm, pleasant afternoons sat in the sun and taking the time to relax.

Mallorca in March

Mallorca is gripped by spring fever in March, as a succession of great events attract islanders and visitors alike.

Port Andratx in Photos

Harbourside cafés, stunning property and breath-taking views all contribute to a luxury life in Port Andratx, famous for being one of Mallorca’s most beautiful ports.

Mallorca in February

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.

Palma in photos

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.

The plan for Palma

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.

Mallorcan culture matters

International artists, musicians and designers come to Mallorca to celebrate its creative history and tradition. It’s a magnet for cultural enthusiasts!

Sol de Mallorca

Mallorca in September

The summer sun tends to linger in Mallorca in September, so there’s no sign of that holiday feeling ending soon.

Illetes Mallorca

Mallorca in August

Experience the perfect pairing of nature and food this August in Mallorca, where life is enjoyed outdoors all summer long.

Mallorca in July

Smell the pine trees and feel the soft sand between your toes. July in Mallorca is every postcard you ever saw of the Mediterranean.

Mallorca in June

June is awash with colour on Mallorca. Clear skies and clean sea mean that you’ll find all shades of blue and turquoise…

Mallorca in May

May in Mallorca is mellow, calm and tranquil. Picture yourself cycling along the promenade of Palma Bay in the early summer sunshine…

Why choose to live on Mallorca?

Living on Mallorca by Helen Cummins offers a carefully-curated selection of inspiring ideas and authentic experiences to live your best life on Mallorca.

Mallorca in January

The first month of the year brings a fascinating succession of festivals held to honour tradition and illuminate the darker days.

Mallorca in December

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.

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

Her website helencummins.com is a compilation of all the things she values since moving to the island, running hc/ Digital Media and creating an idyllic life in Son Vida with her husband Georg and daughter Eva.

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

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