Issue 868. Balearic tourist lettings laws, Pachas Funky Room, more forest fires, We love Es Cubells, Cala Llonga Beach Cinema, San An Harry Potter day, Ibiza Reggae Festival, environmental clean-up and free beer, summer art, the Keith Haring exhibition, almond trees, in fashion the buzz cut, plus all the Ibiza news and sports brought to you from The Ibizan newspaper.
The local health authority, Ib-Salut, have issued a warning of how much it will cost somebody to attend their services due to excess drink or drugs. They also report a huge increase in bogus gastroenteritis cases, costing an average 3,659€
Under the new regulations a minimum fine of 30,000€ will be imposed for breaches of over 20db, (so 85db - the current limit) and 50,000€-300,000€ for breaches over 25db.
According to claims made, licence holders are not fulfilling their duty to be available for hire a minimum of 24 or 35 hours per week, in order to keep their income below 150,000€
I think we are now officially the Es Cubells fan club, a beautiful afternoon anytime but to manage to find such tranquility in peak season was remarkable.
‘In Es Cubells it seems as if time doesn’t pass. Oblivious to the hustle and bustle of the island during the summer, it’s one of the few spots where the beauty and peace of old villages still remain.’
Harry Potter San Antonio - packed with fantastic games and role playing, competitions and magic recreating the magical universe created by JK Rowling
The exhibition features four monumental works by American artist Keith Haring in an exceptional exhibition that will once again transform this old salt warehouse into a dynamic space, allowing the island and its visitors to be part of Keith Haring’s world for the first time.
The helicopter’s powerful camera can distinguish whether a driver sends a WhatsApp from their mobile; see a passenger not wearing a seatbelt or any other infraction including speeding.