A final farewell to Tejidos Can Casetas

Tejidos Can Casetas carried out possibly the most traditional trade in the Marina neighbourhood. Located at number 5 on the calle Mestre Joan Mayians, just opposite the church of Sant Elm, it was a treasure. Upon crossing the threshold you will now find a large sign declaring “Closed for retirement” …

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Bombing of battleship reborn at Edicions aïllades

The book written by the Ibizan José María P. Marí entitled ‘The bombing of the battleship Deutschland, Ibiza May 29, 1937’ is now available in digital format at: This book, describing the events in which nine people from Ibiza died and 31 crew members of the German battleship Deutschland, …

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Benidorm’s “radioactive” beauty

The Spanish seaside resort of Benidorm is making waves on Instagram thanks to the work of Galician photographer Maria Moldes. Now based in Alicante, Moldes has spent the last two summers documenting – cellphone in hand – what goes on along the beach in the Mediterranean capital of kitsch. The result …

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The Supermercat de l’Art has a new home

After a move forced by the closure of the Ebusus room, which had been the supermarket’s home for years, the traditional Supermercat de l’Art of the Christmas season will open on Sunday, between noon and 2 pm, at the Garden Art Gallery at the beginning of the road to Es …

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Actor Daniel Day-Lewis knighted by Prince William

Actor Daniel Day-Lewis, the only three time winner as ‘best actor’ in the history of the Oscars, was today honoured with a knighthood at Buckingham Palace, the official residence of the British royal family. The Anglo-Irish performer, 57, received his knighthood from Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, who performed the …

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The West End comes to the island in November

For the second year in succession Hatstand Productions are visiting the island to entertain us with their new production entitled ‘Nicola’. ‘Hatstand’ are a young and talented team comprised of two professional actresses: Lily Lowe-Myers and Robyn Cooper, who last year brought their award-winning play ‘Truth’s Vision’ to Ibiza. This …

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