Ibiza – Welcome To The Island Dream

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Ibiza is a beautiful island that is located on the Mediterranean Sea and belongs to the Autonomous Community of the Balearic Island in Spain, this island has a long coastline, dotted with small rocks, and protected by several mountains.

About 80 kilometers separate it from the Iberian Peninsula, its capital is the city of Ibiza and is followed in importance the cities of San Antonio Abad and Santa Eulalia del Rio. Ibiza is important for its rich history, whose prehistoric remains found on the island indicate that it was inhabited between 2000 and 1600 BC.

Thanks to its strategic location, since antiquity the island was very important for boaters on all of the Phoenician culture, have found many archaeological remains of this culture, which used the island to protect against winds and currents of the Mediterranean.

Ibiza has always had a reputation as a mystical place so that in the 60s and 70s, and visited by many hippies settled here, leaving part of their culture that even today you can see, Pink Floyd will have to spend an of their songs in a bar in a famous on the island.

Welcome To The Island Dream

Today Ibiza is a favorite destination for tourists, especially young people who travel to the island to spend their holidays and enjoy all give is the magnet is its active nightlife, the clubs offer is varied where tourists come to dance until late at night.

But the attraction of Ibiza are its beautiful beaches of sand, gravel and rocks, hidden coves and places where travelers can spend moments of relax, to shop for handicrafts or visiting the markets to purchase textile products.

The monument attraction is its cathedral where the Virgen de las Nieves, patron saint of the city of Ibiza, the fortified Upper Town noted for its Renaissance military architecture in 1999, UNESCO declared heritage, both cultural and natural features .

The island offers a wide product range of underwater activities, water sports, special issue environment, tourism, cycling tourism, holiday and hiking. Ibiza also invited to taste the excellent cuisine, product knowledge of the many cultures that left their mark on their way across the island.

 

Knowing the island of Ibiza is without doubt long gone their different cultures as megalithic cultures, Phoenicians, Romans, Byzantines, Muslims and Christians that have left their legacy for posterity.

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