Here we bring you the latest news happening around the island – from New Openings to Top Events whether you live here all year or just visit from time-to-time – stay in the know with what’s going on!
Deepak Chopra comes to Mallorca
Deepak Chopra, one of the world’s most prominent advocates for alternative medicine, will be visiting Mallorca in the autumn. The self-help guru will be at Sadhana Works in Bendinat on 4 September, where he will give a seminar discussing his theories around consciousness and health.
Begin your journey of self-discovery and healing at Sadhana Works Healthy Hub, Mallorca’s newest wellness centre. […] Sadhana Works Healthy Hub
Mallorca to Host World-Class Tennis
The 2020 grass-court swing in the lead-up to The Championships at Wimbledon will feature a new ATP 250 tournament in Mallorca, replacing the event previously held in Antalya, Turkey. The Mallorca Championships, offering 900,000 euros in prize money, will be held at Santa Ponsa from 20-27 June 2020. It will be the first time that an ATP Tour tournament has been contested in Mallorca since 2001 and the first one to be hosted on grass in Spain.
A Hot Brew of Olive Leaf Tea
Katja Wöhr (from Flor de Sal d’Es Trenc) and Kate John are proving that there is more to the olive tree than just producing oil. Known as the Dos Alquemistas, the two women harvest olive leaves from the Finca Son Moragues and create olive tea. Infusions made from the olive leaf have extraordinary health benefits thanks to their high level of antioxidants.
Sanlorenzo Spain, the exclusive agents for Sanlorenzo Spain and the Balearic Islands, are proud to announce the launch of their most recently sold and delivered superyacht, a 38 m Sanlorenzo SD126. The Sanlorenzo SD126 model can achieve a maximum speed of 16 knots, and has an impressive range of 3000 nautical miles at a speed of 11 knots. She is the 14th new-build Sanlorenzo superyacht sold and launched by Sanlorenzo Spain.
Sanlorenzo Spain designs, manufactures and distributes mega and super yachts, on a custom built basis. Visit their brand representative office for Balears […] Sanlorenzo Spain
E&V Launch New Market Report
Engel & Völkers have released their 2019/2020 report which analyses trends in the real estate market seen in the last year. They presented their report at Son Vida 5, a luxury villa in Son Vida, where they held a press breakfast. Florian Hofer, Managing Director of Engel & Völkers Balearic Islands, presented at the event alongside Gabriela Muñoz and Hans Lenz.
Passion, competence and exclusivity: Engel & Völkers Mallorca is a class act, delivering excellence in premium real estate. Visit them in Mallorca! […] Engel & Völkers Mallorca
Objection to Palma Airport Expansion
The Balearics Environment Commission is set to challenge AENA’s plans for expansion at Son Sant Joan Airport. By 2025 there will be 33.8 million passengers landing on Mallorca if AENA’s plans are enforced – four million more than at present. Protests have already happened in Palma, where the public have demonstrated concern over the environmental impact AENA’s remodeling imposes.
Sustainable Shoes by Belén Dols
The new shoe collection from Belén Dols is to use Piñatex by Ananas Anam, a natural, non-woven material made from pineapple leaf fibre – a sustainable alternative to leather. The material is water resistant, ethically sourced and vegan. Her store is found on C/ Carrer Can Tamorer in Palma.
A New Chairman For MAPF
The Mallorca Preservation Fund (MAPF) welcomes new chairman Hans Lenz, who will dedicate himself to integrating the foundation within the local and international community. Hans joins the organisation after a life-long experience of connecting people and cultures.
The independent cinema CineCiutat has set up a crowdfunding campaign ‘Salvem CineCiutat’, due to legal repairs and improvements required (costing a minimum of 32,000 euros). Without this spending, Mallorca’s local cinema – which regularly screens independent and original version films – will be forced to close. To donate, head to the website goteo.org/project/salvem-cineciutat