Archive for October, 2010

Beach cleaning in Ibiza

October 14th, 2010

transition island ibizaAs part of the ‘Ibiza limpia’ campaign for 2010, on Saturday 16th of October, the association Ibiza Ecologic (Greenheart) celebrate a day of local eco-consciousness.

This fifth beach cleaning party will take place in Cala Figueretas in the municipality of Eivissa and begins at 16:00. Meeting point will be in the parking at the end of the street Ramón Montaner.

The main action consists of collecting all sorts of rubbish on the beach and adjacent area, then separating it ready for recycling. Attendees will we invited to learn about ecology, recycling, permaculture and the global transition movement, plus the many projects of the Greenheart movement. greenheartThe action will be accompanied by live music performed by members of the ‘Los Seres del Arcoiris’ group. They will offer picnic for the volunteers. After, at 20:00 they will show the movie ‘Home’ on a screen mounted inside the Hotel ‘Los Molinos’, next to the beach. The event will finish around 22.30.

They ask that people interested in participating to please contact Chris Dews at Casita Verde – or phone 971 187353 / Mobile 608838190 for more details.

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The Ultimate Trip… Walking Ibiza

October 13th, 2010

Two Men, One Dog… no Pig!

No food, no water and no money… two men, one dog, opposite directions on foot… around Ibiza in 10 days!

Following an incredibly successful Ibiza Healing Day, two of the organisers – Toby Clarke & Tristan Soames – are embarking on an epic journey around the magical white Island of Ibiza. Leaving on Thursday 14th October 12:00 noon from the Port of Ibiza they will be walking around the entire coastline on foot, in opposite directions, with just enough food and water for 24 hours! After that they are on their own….

They are taking just €1 each and are relying entirely on the generosity of the island’s amazing inhabitants to support them in their quest to raise awareness about the beauty and vital preservation of Ibiza; protecting it from pollution and abuse, and also raising consciousness that we can collaboratively heal ourselves, each other and the island just by opening up to new ways of thinking and being. They are raising funds for Ibiza Preservation Fund – please sponsor them at

Tristan is a business breakthrough specialist helping small businesses to grow rapidly and is passionate about travel, coaching, NLP in life and business, and adventure – he runs regular workshops in both London and Ibiza. Toby runs Ibiza Reiki with his wife Belinda and, having been born in Ibiza, is passionate about preserving its beauty and highlighting the ‘other side’ of the island, thus ensuring it retains its purity for future generations.

Cosmo the dog, who is 50% Podenco (the Island dog) will be joining Toby. Tristan was going to take a pig, but it ran off to get the truffles.

They expect the journey to take between 8-10 days and will be blogging about their experience, insights and learning regularly. You can find out more or sign up to updates by going to Facebook group The Ultimate Trip or their blogs and

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“Kids in Ibiza” events for October

October 7th, 2010

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Santa Eulalia: Cafe Sidney on Saturdays

From 9th October it’s kids day every Saturday at Café Sidney in Santa Eulalia. From 12-16h kids can enjoy doing arts & crafts, play games and get a face paint.

Rewind @ Atzaro

REWIND & Atzaro present: Venice Masquerade Party – the most glamorous party of the island. Kids corner from 5pm – 2am.

Enjoy in Santa Gertrudis

If you haven’t been to the shop “Enjoy” yet, have a look at the photos in their gallery.

El Chiringuito: Wednesdays, Saturdays & Closing 23.10

We love El Chiringuito on sunny October days. Kids are still welcome every Wednesday and Saturday until the big closing party of “little” Chiringuito and El Chiringuito on the 23rd October.

10.10.: Healing Ibiza Day

Healing Ibiza day will be taking place from 10.10am at Atzaro. Meditation, Reiki, Yoga, massages and more for parents while there is loads of fun and activities going on for the kids during the whole day, too.

21st Century Beaches Project

Ibiza is the perfect place to enjoy the beaches in winter. This project offers free activities on the beaches of Talamanca and Ses Figueretas. Amongst others there are workshops with Piruleto the clown as well as Capoeira for children. more info

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The World Cup on display in Ibiza this morning

October 5th, 2010

It was a very pleasant surprise to find out the other day that the World Cup Trophy that Spain won this year was to be displayed in Ibiza Town this morning at the Consell and La Caixa bank. We couldn’t pass up this once in a lifetime opportunity to go have our photo taken with the trophy (and actually be allowed to touch the hallowed footballing icon).

Although it was a school day we saw various school classes with loads of excited school children all having their photos taken with the cup.

The trophy has now been flown off to Mallorca where it will continue its “tour”.

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Ryanair will do winter flights from Ibiza to London

October 2nd, 2010

It was announced this morning that Ryanair will fly from Ibiza to London Stansted twice a week from December 13th on Mondays and Fridays.

Outbound flights are 15:40 Depart, 17:10 Arrive in Stansted
Inbound 11:35 Depart, 15:05 Arrive in Ibiza

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