Balearic Islands holidays

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All back to Mahón: a return to Menorca
Rustling palms, hooting owls, pintxos and sangria … After a lockdown-enforced hiatus, we revisit the quiet Balearic to revel in joys old and new

Cassia Geller

10, Oct, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Global art takes root in the Balearics – with a whiff of Somerset
Hauser & Wirth is known for its galleries in Zurich, Monaco, Hong Kong, New York, LA and Bruton

Sam Jones Illa del Rei

17, Jul, 2021 @4:00 AM

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‘I am just heartbroken’: Balearic travellers’ fury with Covid U-turn
Weddings ruined and holiday plans in disarray after region’s unexpected move to UK’s ‘amber’ list

Miranda Bryant and Jedidajah Otte

16, Jul, 2021 @3:15 PM

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Balearic Islands to be added to England’s Covid amber list
Change means some people will have to quarantine when arriving in England from Monday, as red and green lists also updated

Aubrey Allegretti Political correspondent

14, Jul, 2021 @6:14 PM

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Britons will need negative Covid test or both jabs to travel to Balearics
Rules announced two days before the islands are due to move on to UK’s green list

Sam Jones in Madrid and agency

28, Jun, 2021 @11:02 AM

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Elation in Spain as Balearic Islands join UK’s Covid green list
Authorities are expected to be diligent in enforcing Covid rules in Majorca, Ibiza and Menorca

Ashifa Kassam in Madrid

24, Jun, 2021 @8:28 PM

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Best of the Balearics: four Spanish islands to visit from the green list
Mallorca, Ibiza, Menorca and Formentera don’t just offer dazzling beaches, they’re also a paradise for walkers, cyclists and divers

Annie Bennett

24, Jun, 2021 @6:56 PM

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Tui switches to bigger planes as bookings to Portugal ‘skyrocket’
Switch from smaller 737s comes after firm’s bookings rise 182% since country was placed on UK’s green list

Gwyn Topham and Joanna Partridge

12, May, 2021 @10:23 AM

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Walking around Menorca: my lockdown project is never staying still
Having ‘washed up’ on the island due to travel restrictions, our writer finds joy in hiking the Camí de Cavalls coastal trail and swimming in secluded coves

Laura Coffey

21, Apr, 2021 @5:30 AM

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Ibiza’s meaty stew reminds me why I love the island – here’s the recipe
For this chef and writer classic Ibiza isn’t dance music and DJs but sofrit pagès, an aromatic dish savoured on special occasions

Christopher English

09, Apr, 2021 @5:30 AM

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Mallorca welcomes the return of German tourists
As the first holidaymakers return to Spain, the closure of bars and clubs means partygoers are keeping away

Julia Macher in Palma

19, Jun, 2020 @4:00 AM

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Balearic islands prepare to welcome 11,000 German tourists
‘Safe corridors’ scheme aims to reactivate Spain’s travel sector following Covid-19 disruption

Sam Jones in Madrid

14, Jun, 2020 @1:56 PM

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