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Hygge, the philosophy of happiness

Enjoying the little things that make us feel good.

Hygge is having a cup of hot tea sitting on the settee in front of the fire on a cold winter’s night. Or spending an afternoon stroking the dog as you read a book.

Switzerland's Sophie Racing Storm to Victory in Dragon Grand Prix European Cup Finals 2019

Hugo Stenbeck's Sophie Racing, helmed by Bernardo Freitas and crewed by Martin Westerdahl and Lars Linger, has won the Dragon Grand Prix European Cup Finals after a day of intense competition on the Bay of Palma.

Children welcome!

Enjoying Puerto Portals as a family.

From the beginning, Puerto Portals was designed to be a place that is open to families, where parents and children can come to spend some time together and enjoy the events.

Majorca and its winter regattas

Some of the world’s best racers will sail in the waters of Palma’s bay on the occasion of the nautical competitions organised by the Royal Sailing Club of Palma or Puerto Portals

Pershing 140: Next-Generation Superyatch

The shipyard Pershing in cooperation with the architect Fulvio De Simoni have created the brand’s flagship model

Top buildings 2019

The most brilliant architectural creations inaugurated over this year around the world.

Wuxi Taihu Theatre (China). Its striking design by Steven Chilton Architects is inspired by the Yixing Sea of Bamboo park, the largest in China. 

Luxurious nature

On the mountains, amongst the trees, at the seashore...

Modular tents beside the sea with heating, soft mattresses and solar power; cabins in trees with air conditioning between the jungle and the river...

CATS returns to Puerto Portals

On the night of September 27th the marina’s boulevard turned into the scenery of the famous 90s club

Last night around 1,000 people celebrated Cats Revival and danced to the rhythm of Wannabe.

Artistic acupuncture

The artistic collective Boa Mistura fills the walls of cities with beauty, colours, poetry and positive messages.

The phrase ‘Somos luz’ (‘We are light’), of gigantic proportions, occupies the entire façade of a block of working-class residences in Panama City.

Puerto Portals’ SOS Animal Party raises 10,000 euros

The port has homed the 17th edition of this traditional charity party, that takes place in cooperation with the Association SOS Animal, with the aim of raising funds for its animal shelter

The legend of The Flying Dutchman

This story of ghost sailors has inspired novels, songs and films.

A ghost ship ploughs through the waves. It gives off a supernatural light and can only be sighted in the distance.

The German Platoon wins the Rolex TP52 World Championship Puerto Portals 2019

The Italians of Azzurra and the Russians of Bronenosec conquer the second and third place in the World Championship

Rolex TP52 SUPER SERIES World Championship

One of the best regattas in the world returns to Puerto Portals.

For the second time in its history, Puerto Portals will be hosting the 52 SUPER SERIES World Championship, the ‘Rolex TP 52 World Championship Puerto Portals 2019’.

The Sunset Market, unique sunsets in Puerto Portals

The fifth edition of the market is held every Wednesday and Thursday until August 15 on the boulevard

The Flower Power spirit impregnates Puerto Portals

More than 400 attendees filled Plaza Capricho once again with colour and vibrations from the sixties at the Flower Power party by Pacha Ibiza, with guests such as Carmen Lomana and Teresa Baca among others

Puerto Portals kicks-off the summer season with the Flower Power party by Pacha Ibiza

Next July 5th the marina’s Plaza Capricho will be surrounded by the authentic 70’s atmosphere.

The unstoppable wave of change

The Mallorcan hotel chain Iberostar is promoting the “Wave of Change” programme to improve the health of the coast, the seas and the oceans.

Sailing routes around the Mediterranean

From Mallorca to Greece, putting in at Croatia or Barcelona. Voyages in yachts or sailing ships, on which you can admire scenery from the movies.

Puerto Portals, showcase of Spanish fashion with #mallorcadesignday

Marisa del Hoyo is the Balearic winner of the contest

R. Arañón: "Tania Llasera will host #Mallorca Design Day 2019"

Malena Costa, Madeline Hjört, Marisa Jara and Eva María Pérez Llano will be the star models

The feminine gaze

A new generation of young women creators leads the Mallorcan art scene.

Amparo Sard (Son Servera, 1973). She trained in Barcelona and New York, and has been distinguished with awards like the Deutsche Bank International award and the Gold Medal of the Italian government.

Puerto Portals supports once more local products with its Farmers’ Market

The market will take place every Sunday during May from 10am to 16pm at the marina’s boulevard.

The fashion industry in the Balearic islands generates a 572 million euros turnover

Mallorca Design Day is supported by the Business Innovation Institute of the Balearic Islands

Devota & Lomba will go down the catwalk at #mallorcadesignday

This will be Modesto Lomba’s first fashion show in Spain this 2019.

Delicious oysters

These molluscs which are held in such high esteem were enthusiastically consumed as far back as in prehistoric times.

'It was a bold first man that first ate an oyster’, wrote the Irish satirical novelist Jonathan Swift.

Extreme challenges

Adventurers and sportspeople put the limits of human beings to the test, taking up seemingly impossible challenges.

Crossing the Sahara on foot: The ‘Marathon des Sables’ is a demanding trial consisting of covering around 250 kilometres in 6 days, the approximate equivalent of one marathon a day.

100% natural beauty

Sustainable, aware cosmetics free from synthetic products is better both for our skin and the planet.

Cosmetics free from chemical compounds and made using raw materials extracted from nature are increasingly becoming the order of the day.

Argentina, Madrid and Majorca, winners of the #mallorcadesignday 2019 by Prêt-à-Portals

121 collections by designers from all over the world have been presented

Rosenberger victorious in Majorca’s XV Classic Rally

The Austrian pilot wins for second year in a row in the Speed category, after a tight dispute with the British pilot, Seb Pérez, throughout the competition

Dani Clos and Bea González, riding the classics in Puerto Portals

The former Formula 1 and the hostess of the TV show Centímetros Cúbicos participate as ambassadors of this XV Classic Rally

Sa Calobra and Formentor, core stages at Majorca’s XV Classic Rally

• The former Formula 1 pilot and Automotive Professional, Dani Clos, along with the journalist and test driver, Beatriz González Eguiraun, will run the race as ambassadors of this edition.

Mallorcan eco wines

The island has organic wineries with products that are meeting with an increasingly good reception.

Galmés i Ribot (Ctra. Santa Margalida - Petra, P.K. 2,400. Santa Margalida) is a prestigious winery which produces organic wines and employs no pesticides or synthetic fertilisers, utilising the organic fertiliser from the sheep that graze on their lands.

“Bunker Prince“ conquers Puerto Portals’ III Mediterranean Cup

The German team Khaleesi managed to obtain the second position followed by the Spanish team Gunter, who accomplished the podium’s third place.

Pepe “El Mallorquín”

The last pirate of the Caribbean was born in Mallorca and posed a threat to the Spanish and the English in Cuban waters.

José Rives (or Ribes, the exact spelling is not known) was born in Mallorca in the second half of the 18th century. Like many of his contemporaries, as soon as he was old enough he decided to set sail to Cuba.

The improvements continue

The results of restructuring work being carried out on Puerto Portals are increasingly visible.

The pace of the restructuring work on Puerto Portals which began this winter and will carry on over the next three winters continues

Learning as you sail

The Fundació Joves Navegants transmits values to young people with problems through sailing.

Alejandro B. M. and Alejandro C. S. are very excited. They have been learning the rudiments of sailing for three weeks. They know where port and starboard are, and what a mizzen or a genoa sail are.

‘Bunker Prince’ claims victory at the II Dragon Winter Series in Puerto Portals

The Dragons Rosie and MeerBlick win the second and third position; Best Classic and Best Corinthian categories are led by Dino and Rosie, respectively.

The sirens of the Odyssey

Legend has it that back in the age when the Greek gods ruled the world, the sirens ruled the sea.

This kind of mythological being, similar to those known as nymphs, was made up of the body of a bird and the face of a woman.

#mallorcadesignday takes the leap internationally along with Puerto Portals

This second edition of the fashion contest will be held at Puerto Portals, awarding an International Prize and a Photography Prize.

Christmas says farewell with the closing of Puerto Portals’ Christmas Market

Around 30,000 people have visited this Christmas the most magical market of the island.

Christmas returns to Puerto Portals hand in hand with the Christmas Market

The market with the biggest Christmas spirit of the island will start next Thursday 20th with a broad activity schedule and more than forty exhibitors.

‘Bunker Prince’ wins the third regatta of the 2nd Dragon Winter Series at Puerto Portals

The boat MeerBlick remains at the head of the race’s general classification, followed by Goldkante and Rosie.


Stopping to contemplate the stars is an activity that has fascinated humans since the beginning of time.


Most of our planet, foodstuffs and living beings is made of water.

Water is the most abundant substance on the Earth, and it is the nickname of ‘the blue planet’ is no coincidence.

“Goldkante” triumphs in the second Dragon Winter Series race at Puerto Portals

Absolute leadership for the Germans in the general classifications, the boats MeerBlick and Rosie took second and third position, respectively.

Puerto Portals raises 900 euros for RANA

The celebration of Sankt Martin has been again this year an event of great success regarding attendance.

Puerto Portals has organized this afternoon the Fifth Edition of Sankt Martin, an event that has been a great success regarding attendance, managing to raise 900 euros for RANA foundation.

This year again Sankt Martin returns to Puerto Portals

Puerto Portals welcomes this year again the Sankt Martin night, a European traditional celebration.

Goldkante conquers the leadership of the Dragon Winter Series

After a weekend driven by uncertainty due to rough weather conditions, team Khaleesi stays in second position with Ingrid hot on its heels.

Dragons conquer Puerto Portals

For third year in a row the marina celebrates the Dragon Winter Series regatta, reinforcing the acquaintance between the marina and these type of boats.

The Dragon Class is one of the most classical and exciting sailing categories.

The dog-friendly island

Mallorca is a privileged destination for enjoying a few days’ rest with one’s pets.

Anyone who has a dog knows that their priorities are different when it comes to travel. Fortunately, Mallorca is ideal.

Into Mediterranean routes

Five key routes to discover Serra de Tramuntana.

The island of Majorca beholds many charms that flourish with autumn’s arrival and are ideal for this season.

People who care for the sea

Innovative initiatives to protect our seas and oceans.

Created in the Balearic Islands, Seabin Projectis an initiative consisting of some ingenious floating marine bins that collect rubbish.

The 90’s return to Puerto Portals with Cats Revival

The marina’s most famous 90’s nightclub returns next Friday with the same music, people and mood.

Puerto Portals travels back to the 90’s next Friday starting at 21pm on the Cats Revival second edition.

The SOS Animal Party raises 10,000 euros

The association SOS Animal organized last Sunday September 23rd its traditional party with the aim of raising funds for its animal shelter.

Last Sunday September 23rd Puerto Portals hosted the 16th edition of the SOS Animal Party.

L. Bernal: ‘I am fascinated by the magic behind the creation of projects’

Lorena Bernal (Argentina, 1981) started her modelling career in 1999 when she won the beauty contest Miss España at the early age of 17. 

When The Sunset Market became art

Lili Devo, Lovrichartwork, Nivola Uya, Tamara Lloyd-Cox and Marieke Tollenaere transformed Puerto Portals’ boulevard into their exhibition room.

Puerto Portals’ 52 SUPER SERIES Sailing Week completes with great success.

The regatta gathered the most renowned yachtsmen of the present sailing scene

Puerto Portals has celebrated for four consecutive years, the 52 SUPER SERIES Sailing Week. 

The Sunset Market

The most cutting-edge market of this summer takes place every Wednesday and Thursday throughout August at Puerto Portals.

Twilight falls on Puerto Portals, the sun is bright in the sky and ships rest at the docks swaying to the rhythm of the sea breeze.

Elizabeth Hurley presents her pop-up store at Puerto Portals

The actress and designer Elizabeth Hurley presented her new and exclusive pop-up at Puerto Portals.

Majorca’s paradise across seven coves

We highlight some of the island’s most iconic coves.

Sorrounded by an extensive chromatic range of blues, Majorca hosts a grand paradise from its coastline to its inland area.

Flower Power

The most emblematic summer party is celebrated in Puerto Portals.

A world of flavors in Puerto Portals

Excellent Mediterranean, Japanese, Italian, Chinese, French or Indian food, among others, can be sampled in our restaurants.

Creative, quality gastronomy is one of the symbols of Puerto Portals. 

Nine years of solidarity

The NGO Mallorca Sense Fam distributed food products for a total of 647,640lb in 2017.

Mallorca Sense Fam was founded in October 2009 as a consequence to the poverty derived from Spain’s economic crisis which started in 2008.

The Power of the Flower

The flowers were proclaimed as weapons in a call of peace.

On the night of July 6th you can travel in time to the psychedelic 60s in the famous Flower Power party at Puerto Portals’ marina.

The Yin and Yang in food

Cati Palou enlightens us on energetic food as a way of life.

Awesome movie theatres

Some of the most fascinating, legendary and original cinemas in the world.

Grauman Chinese Theatre (Los Angeles, USA): Behind its imposing, oriental-styled façade shaped like a pagoda, lies one of Hollywood’s most mythical picture houses.

Golden destinations

Spaces and monuments that dazzle with their precious materials.

Church of the Saviour on Spilled Blood and Peterhof Palace (Sainy Petersburg): This church is built on the site where the Tsar Alexander II of was murdered in 1881. 

The pleasure of Check In

Hotels that impress guests with their lobbies.

After a long journey, when guests enter their hotel they eagerly await the friendliness and professionalism of the person greeting them from behind the reception desk.

XXL Nature

Some of the world’s most colossal natural treasures.

Angel Falls (Venezuela): This cascade of nearly 1,000 metres is the biggest waterfall in the world and forms part of the Canaima National Park, which is the sixth-largest national park in the world with nearly 30,000 square kilometres.

Animal sanctuaries

Reserves that offer protection and a natural environment with minimal human intervention.

Wildlife sanctuaries for animals are probably the most respectful human creation of the other species on the planet.

Connecting to the earth

The whirlwind of modern life has made us forget the benefits of being consciously in contact with the surface of the Earth.

On more than one occasion, we have all heard that walking barefoot improves the performance of both body and mind. 

Around Mallorca in 10 lighthouses

A route around the coast through some of the island’s most emblematic light towers.

We start in Palma, visiting Porto Pi lighthouse, the second-oldest in Spain, with references dating back to as far as the year 1300.