Palapa Ibiza opens in the harbour of San Antonio, Ibiza

Palapa Ibiza San Antonio

Palapa Ibiza San Antonio

Palapa Ibiza is the newest bar to open in San Antonio and takes pride of place on the waterfront by the harbour.

The building which has lain abandoned for a couple of years has been taken over by Grupo Mambo, owners of the famous Cafe Mambo.

In recent weeks the venue has been transformed and re-branded as Palapa Ibiza, which literally means a tropical open-sided bar or restaurant. Read more

Where we choose to stay – Hostal Marino San Antonio Ibiza

Hostal Marino San Antonio Ibiza

Hostal Marino San Antonio Ibiza

In many discussions of late with people our age, the question comes up “where do you stay in Ibiza?”

San Antonio of course, it is a great base for a short trip or an extended holiday to the island. Despite what others may say San Antonio is a thriving tourist hot spot far removed from the image most people have of it.

But back to the question of where we stay.  It is a little family run hostal called the Marino suitable for singles, couples and those with young families and is great value for money. Read more