People

Meet the people who have chosen Mallorca as their home – celebrities, artists, business people, inspiring real life stories of those who have created a new life on the largest Balearic island. Keep up to date with the who’s who of Majorca: read the stories, see the photos, watch the videos . . .

Palma’s big-hearted paediatrician

Not only does he see up to seventy children a day, the caring Paediatrics also finds time to help some of the poorest children in the world. Find out more.

Cynthia Lennon’s last interview….

As the news of Cynthia Lennon’s death is sent around the globe we recall our last lunch together…. sitting in Hotel Bendinat on a windy day in September 2014 … little did we know it would be our last encounter. Her many friends on Mallorca will miss her dearly.

Artist Joan Avila Fuster

Until his critically-ill father passed away in 2006, Joan Ávila Fuster used to visit him…

Swarovski Billion Crystal Fortune

It was announced in a report about the richest characters in northern Europe, that the main shareholder in Gernot Langes- Swarovski, is a billionaire.

The Last Word, by Francesca Marti

Her art has been exhibited around the world, and even owned by royalty, Francesca Martí – the renowned Sóller-born artist talks about her work.

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.

Fabrizio Plessi

Has achieved the seemingly impossible, exhibiting in six museums in six months. Soledad Bescós tells the story.

Alma Lopez: A Jewel Worn by the Crown

The ‘Jewel Fan’ is La Morenita’s most emblematic piece. We finds out about this highly coveted accessory created by Alma López – which is a favourite of Queen Sofia of Spain.

Eva Shakouri

Her influence on the contemporary art scene extends way beyond Mallorca. abcMallorca meets the young woman who, with her brother Amir, owns La Caja Blanca.

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.

Formentera inspiration for idyllic holidays

A beautiful blog by Dolores Luque has evolved to become the new FormenteraguamarinaShop, the place to source ravishing treasures for a holiday getaway.

Carlos Prieto, the Modern Man from the Past

Carlos Prieto, a 24-year-old Mallorcan, is a classic artist whose work is influenced by aesthetic bygone eras. He is definitely someone to watch.

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.

Artist photographer Miquel Salom

Miquel Salom has developed a unique collection of photos of Pollensa and the north coast of Mallorca using an unique photographic process. Discover it here!

Meet Sybilla

Fascinating designer Sybilla – who has just opened a brand new space in Palma – talks to Soledad Bescos about her life and passions.

Illustrator Paul Cemmick

For this British artist, Palma is perfect, fostering creativity and serendipitous encounters. Look out, and you might just spot him drawing in a café…

Slow fashion by Maria Trepat

Consciously consuming is a global trend worth noting. Fashion designer Maria Trepat is changing the rules producing an eco- clothing line of just 30 pieces.

Celebrities visit Mallorca

On holiday, playing concerts, at charity events or simply doing their local shop, there are plenty of celebs out and about in Mallorca. Find out more.

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.

Meet interior designer, Marga Rotger

Her name is mentioned more and more frequently in the furnishing world: Marga Rotger from Inca designs outstanding restaurants like La Parada in Palma.

Paco Arango: Filmmaker and Philanthropist

Paco Arango is giving 100% of the profits from his latest films to charity. The multi-talented director of ‘The Healer’ shares his journey so far.