Ibiza Holidays by:Jessica Nielson
The third largest of the Spanish Balearic Islands and situated in the Mediterranean, Ibiza is known as Islas Pituasas - meaning pine tree. Ibiza is also famous as the party city of Europe. Are you looking forward to some partying and lots of beach? Then Ibiza is the perfect place to be at in Spain. Plenty of beaches is not the only holiday venue the island can offer. Ibiza has lot more to it, such as pine forests, ancient UNESCO acknowledged town, amazing village beauty and a great cuisine.
With the abundance of beaches and lively nightlife, Ibiza is more of a summer destination being acknowledged by tourists. To help you decide where to go in Ibiza, here is a list of the popular tourist attractions to visit when holidaying in Ibiza:
Hippy Market - Punta Arabi
This hippy market is set in the shaded woodland at Club Punta Arabi, Es Cana. The market near Santa Eulalia and Escunia is held on Wednesday from April to October and offers a huge collection of goods, such as clothing, batik wraps, East-Asian ornaments and jewelry and many more.
C'an Mar Caves
This tourist attraction of Ibiza is surrounded with fabulous views. The caves have temples, figures formed by stalactites and stalagmites as well as an impressive show of light and sound. The caves also have guides that can speak English and Spanish for all kind of tourists and visitors.
Galleria Van der Voort
Tourists and visitors in Ibiza are frequently obsessed by the beautiful collection of pictures and arts, coming from great artists. No other place in the island that displays magnificent arts and paintings except the Galleria Van der Voort.
Ibiza Old Town
The old and ancient town of D'Alt has been quite a tourist puller. The fortress just towers above the town of Ibiza. Visitors on a holiday in Ibiza make sure they don't miss the opportunity of experiencing whitewashed houses and also cobblestone streets with narrow designs. The archaeological museum here has a splendid collection of things from the Carthaginian era.
Museum of Archaeology
The museum of archaeology is located in the old town itself. The Museum of Archeology was founded in the twelfth century. The museum is known for its spectacular collection and Punic artifacts. Museum of Archaeology boasts its collection ranging from Punic era, prehistoric sites of Formentra and Ibiza as well as 7th-2nd century BC sanctuaries of Cuieram and Illa Plana.
Ibiza is proud of its varying types of beaches from fine sands to stones. The summer island Ibiza has an amazing shore of tranquil and turquoise beaches making the ideal island every summer. The island of Ibiza is definitely crowded with youngsters because of the parties, nightlife, nudity, and sand and water. Playa Talamanca, Santa Eulalia, Figueretas, Playa des Cana, Cala Llonga and Cala Lena are just some of the best beaches in the island..
A stay in Ibiza is never and will never be boring as it is also loaded with amazing water sports, snorkeling and diving. It has great sports facility and amazing Golf and Go-karting courses too.
Best time to visit or holiday in Ibiza
No other better time to be in Ibiza than summer time. This is the season when the island is crowded with tourists and visitors in the sunny, hot and humid months from may to October. Come and see anytime in Ibiza to appreciate its grandeur and elegance.
About the author
Writing has become a hobby for Jessica Nielson. She writes travel guides and tips on how to spend holidays without spending ample amount of money at http://www.cheapholidays24.co.uk. A complete article about Ibiza can be found at http://www.cheapholidays24.co.uk/holidays-to-ibiza.aspx