Tuesday, July 30, 2013

An Overview Of Ibiza – Your Essential 2 Minute Guide

Like most islands, getting an overview of Ibiza is easier said than done because there’s simply so much to do and experience.

The island is Ibiza is located about 80 kilometers off the mainland of Spain. Surrounded by the Mediterranean sea, the island’s temperature is governed by the temperature of the surrounding water. When the water is warm, the island air temperature is warm. When the water is cold, the island air temperature is cold.

Because the surrounding sea is relatively warm during the summer, the island is warm around the clock, even after the sun goes down. The warm nights during the summer months is one of the reasons why Ibiza has such a strong nightlife scene.

An important facet to note when getting an overview of Ibiza is the significance that fine and food play in the island’s culture and tourist industry.

Despite the fact that Ibiza is a part of Spain, the cuisine isn’t necessarily Spanish. The island offers a wide variety of food from all over Europe. If you’ve got a taste for French cuisine, you’ll be able to find it. If you’re in the mood for some Italian food, you’ll be able to find that as well. You’ll find countless outdoor terraces that line the streets of Ibiza, and you’ll find corner cafe’s sitting kitty-corner from themselves.

If you are hoping to get a good overview on Ibiza, you’re definitely going to want to check out old Ibiza town.

This charming little town is a historical site. Narrow cobblestone streets are surrounded by walls dating back to the 1500′s. Watchtowers, an ancient draw bridge, a castle, and the famous Santa Maria Cathedral make this town a “must see.”

Again, it’s difficult to get an overview of Ibiza in the span of a 4 or 5 day vacation, but the locations above will definitely get you on the right track. All you have to do know is book your airline ticket and you too can join the fun!

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