Are you curious about this popular holiday destination? Here are all the things you ever might have wanted to know about Ibiza.
Where is it?
Ibiza is located in the Mediterranean Sea, off the coast of Valencia in Spain. It is within an autonomous community of Spain known as the Balearic Islands.
How big is the island?
Tiny! It’s only about 15 miles wide.This is a great advantage to travellers because it means that you can easily explore the whole island within a short holiday. All the main attractions are situated within a 10-15 minute drive from San Antonio and Ibiza Town.
How many people live there?
Ibiza has an official population of 132, 637 people, but of course these numbers swell during the high point of tourist season, with the influx of visitors to its shores.
What is the climate like?
Hot, hot, hot! People choose Ibiza villas for rent if they want a holiday with plenty of sunshine. This is because the average temperature in the summer months is between 20-25 degrees Celsius and there are over 2,700 hours of sunshine per year!
What kind of accommodation is there?
There are many different types of accommodation, from hostels to hotels to Ibiza villas for rent. There are scaled-down, no frills accommodations for the budget traveller, and also luxurious Ibiza villas for rent with private pools.
I’ve heard there is a lively nightlife scene?
You’ve heard correctly! Ibiza is considered the party capital of Europe, if not the world. The island’s capital of Ibiza Town and the town of Saint Antonio is the epicentre of the all-night-long dance parties that this island is famous for. During the summer months, top DJs perform at the clubs and live music festivals bring big-name bands such as the Arctic Monkeys, Kasabian, The Prodigy, and the Kaiser Chiefs.
Is Ibiza only for young party-goers?
No! This beautiful and peaceful island has plenty of family friendly beaches and activities to entertain mom, dad and the kids. If you are seeking a romantic getaway, Ibiza has that as well with fine dining, romantic secluded coves, sailing trips and private Ibiza villas for rent.
Will I need to rent a car?
If you are planning on exploring the entirety of the island, hiring a car might be necessary. However, if you are simply enjoying the nightlight and the tourist beaches, you will be fine relying on public transport and taxis.
Ibiza is a beautiful place to spend a holiday in the sunshine. Why not explore this gorgeous island for yourself?