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Agents of the National Police have made a major breakthrough in the fight against child pornography in Spain.
07/11/16; Nick Gibbs The abandoned hotel complex in Cala de Bou is a blot on the San Antonio Bay Skyline. Every year a new round...
Dutch tour operator Corendon are offering a new Ibiza winter package holiday from Holland. The first 100 travellers arrived at the beginning of November.
Ibiza Jobs; it's all good on the employment front, figures for the end of season month October show big drop in unemployment & big increase in new contracts
Ibiza is participating in the WTM fair in London with the aim of consolidating the growth of British tourism in the low season, counteracting the effects of Brèxit
Though widely reported in the UK press, there has been a disturbing silence among Ibiza based media in reporting the inquest into the death of Luke Rhoden.
Two Moroccan Imams have been arrested this morning by the Civil Guard on suspicion of supporting the terrorist group Islamic State, as announced Tuesday morning by the Interior Ministry.
Ibiza Halloween parties for kids, strictly for grown ups, before and after Halloween parties, & this year for the first time there is even a party for dogs. Ibiza Halloween is taken very seriously – we don’t need much of an excuse for a party here and the island’s creative’s come out in force with their ghoulish costumes and theatrical makeup. Do not dare to go out without making an effort!
The Consell de Ibiza have announced that in the year to date it issued 223 proceedings for breaches of regulations regarding the provision of public transport. This is more than twice the average amount of prosecutions in previous years. The total value of financial sanctions issued is 897,423€.
The Balearic Government is asking the Spanish Parliament to approve a new law that will keep the Islands on permanent Summer Time. The Islands do not wish to turn the clock back one hour along with the rest of Spain (and the European Union) this coming Sunday. If agreed, it would put Ibiza 2 hours ahead of the UK in winter months, and 1 hour ahead as at present during British Summer Time.
Bettina Lorenz of Balearic Mortgage Services knows the Ibizan property market better than most. Here she gives the benefit of her 15 years experience in addressing some of the most important factors for anybody looking to buy property in Ibiza. Includes free download of RICS guide to buying property in Spain.
Never yet has the ridiculously good value menu—13.50€ for three courses—failed to live up to expectation, and nor did it today. But remember, this isn’t one to put on the wish list—you only have until October 31st to get along before the shutters come down. The menu changes weekly, so that’s 3 menus left. Be kind to yourself, try them all, it’s been a long hard summer and you’ve earned it.
The British government has published detailed plans on how it will deliver a commitment to allow all expats to vote in parliamentary elections
Meet George and Amanda Evelyn, who between them are the people behind Nightmares on Wax and healing the world one person at a time ...
"We will study the matter over the winter and put in place reforms that ensure better coexistence," said 1st Deputy Mayor and Councillor for the police, Paquita Ribas.
San Jose Beach Concession Auction & Editorial Response. The Ajuntamento of Sant Josep’s controversial plans to auction the boroughs beach concessions have resulted in accusations of money laundering, muscle man intimidation, drug smuggling, tax fraud, and just being a right bastard.