Tag: Mallorca

The beautiful Mediterranean island of Mallorca is a magnet for the rich and famous celebrities. Find out all you need to know about luxury lifestyle on Mallorca here.

The plywood project

A clever architectural solution helps create a unique dwelling brimming with innovation and simple charm in Palma.

Sea Bream Fillet on Seafood Rice

Taking a traditional paella as the base for this recipe, this seafood dish is made extra special with the addition of saffron alioli.

Yolanda Cubo: An equilibrium of eclecticism

Interior designer Yolanda Cubo has renovated her Palma apartment to ensure the eclectic styling is bathed in natural light.

Palacio Can Marques Luxury Suite Hotel Palma

The latest addition to Palma’s growing collection of boutique hotels is arguably one of its most impressive. We learnt the story behind how new life – and luxury – was breathed into one of the capital’s most beautiful buildings.

12 Photos to make you want to visit Mallorca in November

During the month of November, the locals take ownership of the streets again as the number of tourists drops dramatically. Local festivals, celebrating local delicacies, happen all over the island. Mallorca in November is full of tradition and heritage.

Can you keep a secret…?

Everyone loves to find that special spot off the beaten track, but we ask whether hidden gems should remain just that – hidden.

Diandra Douglas at home on Mallorca

Diandra first wife of actor Michael Douglas welcomes us to their house in Mallorca, which is currently for sale, for a rare interview about her life now.

Joan Valent: The minimalist maestro

Joan Valent is an award-winning Mallorcan composer who has settled back on his beloved island with his Mexican wife, Mariana Salinas.

Copa del Rey throws annual Fiesta de Armadores

Once again international VIPs, industry professionals, yacht owners and crew attended Copa del Rey’s Fiesta de Armadores glitzy annual party.

Helen Cummins Profile

Who is Helen Cummins? Find out who she is and what she has been doing with her personal and work life.

Hotel La Gloria de Sant Jaume

Traveller Helen Cummins spends a cozy weekend at Hotel La Gloria de Sant Jaume, a lovely way to “arrive” in Mallorca’s beautiful capital, Palma. Book now!

20 restaurants to celebrate your love on Mallorca

Celebrate your love at one of these carefully selected restaurants on Mallorca. Here is Helen Cummins’s pick of the 20 most romantic restaurants on the island. Enjoy!

Celebrations at sea for Lanson House launch

Lanson House launches its White Label champagne on Mallorca with new deal with the Portixol Hotel Group on their new yacht, Falcao Uno

A trip to Mallorca’s rugged northwest in photos

Join us on a visual journey of Mallorca’s spectacular northwest. Beloved of artists, writers and those seeking escape, it’s a part of the island begging discovery.

“Workshop” at Baibén in Puerto Portals

In an exclusive dining room above Baiben restaurant in Puerto Portals, Michelin star Chef Arellano, shares culinary souvenirs in a “world food” experience.

Marcel Wanders for Iberostar Hotel Portals Nous

The Dutchman dubbed ‘the Lady Gaga of Design’ has put his stamp on the new and very stylish Iberostar Grand Hotel Portals Nous. Check it out!

Luxury yoga retreat Mallorca

Ananda is the Sanskrit word for ‘bliss.’ It’s the sensation you’ll doubtless sink into on a yoga and wellness retreat at the magical finca Son Salas. Emily Benet met the founder, Nadine Hawa, who admits she didn’t always love yoga.

Probably the best beer in Mallorca?

In a region better known for its wine, one determined Belgian has constructed a temple to artisan beer. A successful architect, a licensed farmer and a passionate beer maker; Emily Benet meets the driving force behind Toutatis.

Intelligence Unbridled

Spring fashion trends on Mallorca reflect the island´s new endeavours- shimmering sequins and festive fringe bring fresh energy for dining, dancing or dressage.

Explosive art by Niels Jensen

Both are inherently Swedish, both love to mix things up and both bring boundless energy and joy to what they do. So it is that the recent collaboration between Palma lifestyle store…

Allegra Huston on life in Hollywood

A complicated childhood following the sudden death of her mother, Allegra Huston’s memoir Love Child describes life with her ‘father’ John Huston, sister Anjelica and being surrounded by Hollywood celebrities.

Casa Lima Opening

With a keen eye for craft and furnishings from the island and abroad, Casa Lima in Palma specialises in custom furniture and wabi-sabi style.

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.