Location: Alcúdia

Mallorca’s 8 most secluded beaches

Discover stunning bays only the locals know about. The challenging journey to these natural beaches is all part of the adventure.

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.

Alcúdia

Step inside Alcúdia’s medieval walls and you’ll find a vibrant place to live with its huge cycling scene and buzzing restaurant life.

Property for Sale in Alcúdia area

Apart from its beauty, what puts property in Alcúdia ahead of the pack is its strategic position. Here you’ll find breathtaking views, calm warm waters and countryside to die for.

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.

La Terraza Restaurant in Alcanada

With its dreamy setting between Alcúdia and Pollença bays, La Terraza restaurant is a firm favourite with locals and visitors alike.

The 13 Most Beautiful Towns on Mallorca

Did your favourite make the list? Check out hc/’s selection of the prettiest towns on the beautiful island of Mallorca.

Mallorca in February

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.

The rebirth of Muro hotspot Royal Beach

The Royal Beach story is a compelling one; rebuilt after an epic storm, it has now entered a new chapter – with the help of Michelin chef Andreu Genestra.

The Mallorca Files: from idea to screen

Peter Markham catches up with Ben Donald, Executive Producer of new TV drama series ‘Mallorca Files’, to talk about the show and why Mallorca as become such a popular location in which to shoot.

Step inside Hotel Can Mostatxins

Nowhere embodies the spirit of extensive yet sensitive renovation more than Hotel Can Mostatxins, a beautiful boutique stay in old Alcúdia.

Latest fashion trends for Autumn 2017

Welcome the cooler weather and new season with warm colours, vibrant patterns, and practical layers to master the art of autumn styling.

Artists Yannick & Ben Jakober

Meet Yannick & Ben Jakober an artistic power duo with an outstanding collection dedicated to the conservation and restoration of national heritage works of art.

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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