miércoles, 31 de julio de 2013

SPAIN: IBIZA AND FORMENTERA

Last month I spent one fantastic week in Ibiza and Formentera. For five days we have enjoyed the clear water beaches of Ibiza and the really beautiful old city of Ibiza town, called Dalt Vila.



Cala Conta beach in Ibiza
Clear water of Cala Conta beach in Ibiza


Besides we spent a lovely day in Ses Illetes beach in Formentera: the most beautiful beach I have ever seen in Spain together with Rodas Beach in Cíes Islands.

Below you have the places I visited in Ibiza during this trip:


Day 1


  • Dalt Vila (Old City) of Ibiza


Day 2


  • Beach of Cala Tarida
  • Beach of Cala Gració
  • Santa Gertrudis de Fruitera


Day 3


  • Beach of Figueretes
  • Formentera


Day 4


  • Beach of Cala Conta
  • Beach of Port des Torrents
  • Sunset in Sant Antoni de Portmany


Day 5


  • Beach of Portinatx
  • Beach of S'Illot des Renclí
  • Beach of Cala Xarraca


Day 6


  • Santa Eulàlia des Riu
  • Mercado de las Dalias (Hippy Market)


Day 1

Dalt Vila (Old City) of Ibiza



Dalt Vila in Ibiza
City walls and bell tower of the cathedral of Ibiza



Cathedral of Ibiza
Bell tower of the Cathedral of Ibiza


Dalt Vila of Ibiza
Cathedral of Ibiza from the city walls


Marina of Ibiza from Dalt Vila
Marina of Ibiza from Dalt Vila, the old quarter of the city



Day 2

Cala Tarida


Cala Tarida beach in Ibiza
Cala Tarida beach in Ibiza, one of the beaches I like the most of this island


Cala Tarida beach in Ibiza
Turquoise water of Cala Tarida beach in Ibiza




Santa Gertrudis


Santa Gertrudis de Fruitera in Ibiza
The lovely church of Santa Gertrudis de Fruitera is a beautiful example of typical architecture of Ibiza


Santa Gertrudis de Fruitera in Ibiza
Enjoying a cold beer in Santa Gertrudis de Fruitera, a beautiful typical village of Ibiza





Day 3

Beach of Figueretes




Figueretes Beach in Ibiza
Beach of Figueretes in Ibiza from the boat that took us to Formentera



Formentera



Ses Illetes Beach in Formentera
White sand of Ses Illetes Beach in Formentera


Ses Illetes Beach in Formentera
Clear water of Ses Illetes beach in Formentera, probably the most beautiful beach of this island



Day 4



Beach of Cala Conta




Cala Conta beach in Ibiza
Cala Conta beach in Ibiza


Cala Conta beach in Ibiza
Turquoise water of Cala Conta beach in Ibiza. This beach is the one I liked the most



Beach of Port des Torrents


Port des Torrents Beach in Ibiza
Beach of Port des Torrents in Ibiza


Port des Torrents Beach in Ibiza
Another view of Port des Torrents beach in Ibiza



Sunset in Sant Antoni de Portmany


Sunset in Sant Antoni de Portmany
Waiting for the sunset in Sant Antoni de Portmany, the second largest city in the island



Sunset in Sant Antoni de Portmany
Sunset in Sant Antoni de Portmany


Day 5


Beach of Portinatx


Cala Portinatx beach in Ibiza
I liked a lot the family atmosphere of Cala Portinatx beach in Ibiza. There were a lot of parents with their children



Beach of S'Illot des Renclí


S'Illot des Renclí Beach in Ibiza
Going from Cala Portinatx to Cala Xarraca beach we saw the beautiful beach of S'Illot des Renclí in Ibiza



Beach of Cala Xarraca


Cala Xarraca beach in Ibiza
Clear water of Cala Xarraca beach in Ibiza



Cocktail in Figueretes


Cocktail in Ibiza
Cocktail near Figueretes Beach in Ibiza



Day 6


Santa Eulalia des Riu


Santa Eulàlia des Riu in Ibiza
City Hall of Santa Eulàlia des Riu in Ibiza


Beach of Santa Eulàlia in Ibiza
Beach of Santa Eulàlia in Ibiza


Mercado de las Dalias (Hippy Market)


Mercado de las Dalias in Ibiza
Choosing a magnet in Mercado de las Dalias in Ibiza. This market is located in Sant Carles, near the village of Santa Eulàlia des Riu


Lux Mar Apartments in Ibiza
During this trip we stayed in Lux Mar apartments in Ibiza, located in Figueretes near Dalt Vila




Clicking on the next links you have more information about these fantastic places I visited in Ibiza and Formentera:



Other beautiful places and beaches I have visited in Spain are:


- Catalonia

- Basque Country

- Cantabria

- Granada

- Sevilla, Córdoba, Cádiz and Costa de la Luz

7 comentarios:

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Excellent post. Thanks for your panorama of Ibiza. We can dream a great holidays in a beautiful island. Great beaches, parties all the night and little restaurants. Spain and la fiesta are an excellent county to pass our holidays. Ibiza specially is perfect setting for walking and also enjoys a weekend in love.
Thanks for you blog.

Frank dijo...

Thanks a lot for your comment. You summarized quite well the most interesting things to do in Ibiza and Formentera on holidays.

Frank dijo...

Thanks a lot for your comment. You summarized quite well the most interesting things to do in Ibiza and Formentera on holidays.

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Frank dijo...

Muchas Gracias Korry por su comentario. Me hace mucha ilusión que le haya gustado este post.