Having spent some time in Ibiza during late May it amazed me at how many jobs were still available for summer workers.
A chance encounter with a long serving summer worker (into his 10th year) at the Fish Ibiza provided a surprising answer which was further backed up by a conversation with another long term Ibiza resident.
This year it seems that there are lots of workers but they just don’t seem to be able to get their head around the fact that they are in Ibiza to work.
So, as happens on a regular basis in our random Ibiza travels, we find out something new about the island and this was no different. There are Hedgehogs in Ibiza, who knew?
To back up a little we had been invited by dear friends of ours to spend a few hours catching up with them at their house high up in the hills of Ibiza.
In such a beautiful and quiet setting where all you could hear was the wind rustling through the pine trees and the birdsong the conversation soon turned to the wildlife of the island. Read more
Possibly one of the biggest Ibiza films ever made, Kevin and Perry Go Large comes of age this week being released 18 years ago.
The feature film based on the comedy characters of Harry Enfield aka Kevin the teenager and his best friend Perry played by Kathy Burke was taken from short sketches in their comedy show and adapted onto the big screen.
For those who have never seen the sketches Kevin is your typical teenager where life isn’t fair, his parents are embarrassing but when transferred to the big screen it was all about music, losing his virginity and Ibiza. Read more
Since the end of the 2016 season there has been a massive hole left in our hearts after the iconic Space closed it’s doors for the final time. But today we can reveal that Space Ibiza is to return to the White Isle!!
It has been 18 months since the doors closed and we have all been mourning the loss of what was truly the world’s best and most loved club.
Everyone has been desperately waiting for news of it’s return, in any format and today we have some fantastic information we are now able to share. Read more
In the many years of visiting the island and writing about it wonders this is a line I hear a lot – Ibiza it’s just not the same anymore because of blah blah blah.
I never really got or understood this line, Ibiza is a wondrous and ever evolving island it sets trends, it is forward thinking in how it deals with music, tastes, styles, fashion even tourism to some degree. Read more
Many of us may only visit the island for a few days or a week at a time taking in the wonders and excesses that go with being away from home, but for the lucky few that live there Ibiza may well be the best place to live on earth.
I am not saying its totally stress free. I mean having to earn your whole year’s living in a 5 month summer season cannot be easy, but here are my 8 reasons why Ibiza is just a better place to live. Read more
With the ever changing way people are visiting Ibiza, we have now heard several examples of a new extreme way to visit the island and enjoy the best Ibiza has to offer.
To read up on the way those visiting the white isle are changing read this excellent post by Martin Makepeace here “Record Arrivals for Ibiza but Where’s the Money?”
However, there is now an emerging extreme way that people are visiting the island. Read more
Today San Antonio Council have announced ambitious plans to build a tunnel across the bay to connect San Antonio to San Antonio Bay Ibiza.
The tunnel which will be made of glass will join the two areas of the town between the sunset strip and Cala de Bou and will run for a distance of 1.5km under the sea.
The idea is to better connect the two areas of the town for not only the residents but for the large number of tourists who stay in San Antonio Bay but never venture into the town of San Antonio, giving them quick and direct access. Read more
After the interest sparked by our 10 music videos filmed in Ibiza post, we are now able to bring you 10 more music videos filmed in Ibiza.
Some are well known. Some showcase the delights of the island and some are just a little bizarre (you’ll know which one when you watch it).
As always if you have any more please post in the comments section below or hit us up on Twitter or Facebook. Read more
Shenanigans Ibiza opened in the West End of San Antonio last year and instantly became a huge hit with the locals and tourists alike.
A true Irish pub with a fantastic atmosphere live music and some of the friendliest staff in Ibiza, a place that once you enter you will never want to leave.
However, occasionally you can have too much of a good thing so here are our top 10 reasons that may indicate you have spent one too many nights in Shenanigans Ibiza. Read more