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Welcome to The White Isle Ibiza blog for Ibiza 2016, news, views, reviews and Ibiza information.

This blog is for all those visiting Ibiza especially if you are a family or of the slightly older persuasion who wish to enjoy the island and not necessarily the partying, although we do mention Ibiza’s wild side from time to time and we have a full clubbing calendar here.

Please use the menu above or to the right to navigate all our articles or use the search box to find what you are looking for. We add content weekly to the site about Ibiza, so please check back often to see more or follow us on twitter @whiteisleibiza or on Facebook for update notifications.

 

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Celebrating turning 40 in Ibiza

Celebrating turning 40 in Ibiza

I have reached that age in life, yes the big 40 so to commemorate this milestone we are celebrating turning 40 in Ibiza.

I say we, this is double celebration with my oldest and best friend Tom who has also just turned 40. So along with our partners (the kids are away for the week with cadets) we are hitting up Ibiza for a week of exploring, celebrating and making memories to last us for the next 40 years.

So here it is our plan for what will be our ultimate 40th celebration as, well neither of us will ever get the chance to celebrate it again, there will of course be a few surprises along the way. (read more…)

The problem with August in Ibiza

The problem with August in Ibiza

You may have seen many comments on social media or heard people in bars complaining or moaning about the problem with August in Ibiza.

It has to be said for anyone who doesn’t live on the Island that moaning about Ibiza in August feels well just rude. To us non islanders Ibiza is paradise, endless sandy beaches, very few days of rain, incredible sunsets, the best clubs in the world, great food, great drinks and the list goes on.

For us outsiders it is unfathomable that anyone should ever complain about living in Ibiza, but let me let you into a little secret – August is truly hell on earth for the residents of Ibiza and here is why. (read more…)

San Antonio Fireworks

San Antonio Fireworks

The Fiesta of Sant Bartomeu 2016 (St. Bartholomew) runs from the 18th of August to the 4th of September in San Antonio Ibiza.

It involves a programme of diverse activities, ranging from live music and culture events to sports competitions and entertainment, through to acts of a more traditional nature as well as a huge firework display.

So if you are in San Antonio over these dates do not be surprised to find all sorts of activities going on around the town and ensure you stop to enjoy a few of them. (read more…)

Ocean Mania Updated for 2016

Ocean Mania Early Bird Offer

We are all for saving a little money when in Ibiza here on the blog and Ocean Mania in San Antonio have announced a great early bird offer which helps do just that.

The water wipeout course located just off S’Arenal beach beside Ocean Beach is one of our firm favourites when in Ibiza with its obstacles and bouncy fun and we have lost many hours here with and without the kids.

This is truly an activity for all ages, all you need is to be a good swimmer and not afraid to fall in the water a few times. (read more…)

Football in San Antonio

Football in San Antonio

With the football season and the Ibiza season overlapping its important to know where you can catch the games, so here is our guide to where to watch football in San Antonio.

I mean, what can be better than an afternoon of top notch football, a beer in your hand and the sun blazing down surrounded by fellow supporters with all the football banter and mick taking you could ever need? (read more…)

BBC Radio 1 in Ibiza

BBC Radio 1 in Ibiza

BBC Radio 1 had their annual getaway to Ibiza with several events and radio shows broadcast “live” from the White Isle over the course of the weekend.

However the highlight was without doubt Saturday evening’s free live show from the Sunset Strip where top named DJ’s and a few special guests wowed the crowds all evening long.

Kicking off under the glorious Ibiza sun Danny Howard took to the booth at Cafe Mambo to get the growing crowd warmed up for the evening’s guests. (read more…)

White Island a movie set in Ibiza

White Island a movie set in Ibiza

White Island is coming to a cinema near you and this is possibly the ultimate Ibiza movie based on the best selling novel “A bus could run you over” by Colin Butts.

The book is a fantastic read and the adaptation to the big screen we expect to be as good if not better.

The film is a comic thriller with dark undertones and a big heart, set on the island of Ibiza.

When Connor’s best friend become innocently embroiled in the plans of a gang in Ibiza, (read more…)

San Antonio Ibiza

5 new places to visit in San Antonio

We have picked our top 5 new places to visit in San Antonio as this year there has been an abundance of new businesses opening up across the town.

We believe that this is the start of the transformation of San Antonio and the rebuilding of its reputation as the place to go in Ibiza. When this many businesses invest in a town you know the future must be bright.

All of these venues we have either visited personally or are personally recommended to us by selected readers of the blog and regular visitors to San Antonio. (read more…)

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