The Anchorage


20 May: Mallorca film festival

Last month, the Evolution Mallorca International Film Festival, which enters into its 11th year this OctoBer, was named named, for the fifth consecutive year, as one of the best 50 film festivals in the world worth paying to enter by leading industry magazine Moviemaker.


20 May: Love Island in Mallorca

Work is well under way on the new Love Island villa in Mallorca ahead of going to air next month and the list of love house guests is starting to take shape.


13 May: Palma Boat Show

Despite covering just four days, the 2022 Palma International Boat Show (PIBS) and Palma Superyacht Village closed its latest edition with 32,000 visitors – twice as many as last year’s five-day affair.


13 May: Branson to produce wine

Virgin tycoon Sir Richard Branson said in an Instagram post this morning that the site of his new hotel in Banyalbufar was “such a special place” and how impressed he was at the careful and meticulous construction on site. “


06 May: Mallorca Weather in May

Gentle breezes, blissful sunshine and little rain: May sees some of the best weather of the year in Mallorca. If you’re not restricted to school summer holidays, take the chance to enjoy the island now before the weather heats up and the crowds arrive.


06 May: Wild Mallorca

The species name commemorates Eleanor of Aborea (1347 – 1404), a judge from Sardinia, whose ‘Carta de Logu’ (Body of Laws), was published in 1395. What made this law so special was that it legalised the protection of nesting falcons.