Real Ibiza Blogs

Blogs that reflect the Real Ibiza, outside of the clubbing industry. Real people, culture, beauty, tips and insight on local culture on the island. 

How To Detox In Ibiza

How To Detox In Ibiza

On the blog this week;  how  to  incorporate  your  very  own  three-­‐day  wellness  retreat into  your Ibiza  visit  on  a  budget. Principles  of  a  cleanse  or...

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Political Storm Hits Spain Over Covid 19.

Political Storm Hits Spain Over Covid 19.

As Spain continues to fight the Covid19 crisis, the country is embroiled in an angry political war that has the potential to bring down the Government as old allegiances stir the blood.  Spain is made up of 17 autonomous states, all different in thinking and culture,...

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The Catalina Hotel Ibiza Story

The Catalina Hotel Ibiza Story

After an inquiry from one of my esteemed blog followers, regarding the back story to the Catalina Hotel, located on a privileged, front line site on the sunset strip of San Antonio, I feel now is a good time to tell it. The building is one of the most sought after...

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Food Lights Up Ibiza Winter Season

Food Lights Up Ibiza Winter Season

As the nights get longer and the sun sets earlier, the winter season months in Ibiza can be quiet and dull at times. However in recent years, the winter shoulder months are now witnessing the growth of a foodie movement aimed at the islands 150,000 residents and an...

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Ibiza Report 2018 – The Island

Ibiza Report 2018 – The Island

While the social, political and cultural aspect of the island is going through a transitional period, what of Ibiza itself, the land and environment that supports and nurtures the 170,000 year round residents and the millions of visitors that pass through her shores...

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The West End

The West End

In the fourth installment of our Ibiza 2018 mid season report, we cast our eye over a cultural issue for the island of Ibiza, the contentious subject of The West End. As we all know, there is a concerted drive to rid San Antonio of The West End in its present format...

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Freedom Of Music Movement For Ibiza

Freedom Of Music Movement For Ibiza

A new organic online movement has been formed in Ibiza to counter what they feel is "persecution and criminalisation" of music by authorities and town halls. Musicia is a local Spanish lobby group that wants to promote and protect the art of music as a cultural symbol...

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The Politics Of Ibiza

The Politics Of Ibiza

In the second part of our Ibiza 2018 Mid Season report, we take a look at the political landscape of Ibiza. At present a coalition of left wing socialist parties rule the island, coming together to oust the traditional ruling party, the Partido Popular. The PP party...

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Heatwave Hits Ibiza

Heatwave Hits Ibiza

As I sit typing this blog post, beads of sweat trickling down my brow and the crickets serenading the basking sun, the local weather agency in Ibiza, AEMET, has issued a yellow weather alert citing temperatures to hit a sizzling feel of 46c!! The Heatwave, rising up...

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New Ibiza Literary Group Ibiza Quills is Born.

New Ibiza Literary Group Ibiza Quills is Born.

A noble drive to establish a creative literary group in Ibiza moved a step closer this weekend, with the first gathering of Ibiza Quills at the well know bookshop Libro Azul in Santa Gertrudis. Respected island artists and writers such as Jerome Ferrier, Martin...

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