Ibiza

Ibiza Travel Photos: Capturing the island’s multi-faceted landscape

Dancers at Medieval Fair in Ibiza, Spain

Luc and Alison Travel Blog Ibiza, Spain vacation photos. We were based in Eivissa. Highlights include a boistrous Medieval Fair, delicacies from Ibiza’s Gastronomic Festival, a wonderful meal by Chef David Roman of La Torreta Restaurante, an island tour that featured Las Salinas, Sant Josep, Portinatx, Sant Antoni and Santa Eulalia – and a delightful stay at Hotel Garbi.

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Le Lapin à la moutarde (Mustard Rabbit)

Our vacation to Ibiza, Spain inspired this recipe for Le Lapin à la Moutarde (Mustard Rabbit). Foodies will recognize it as an example of classic French bistro cuisine, just like Boeuf Bourguignon or Soupe à l’Oignon (Onion Soup), which I will cover in later food posts. However, rabbit is a also classic Spanish dish, normally prepared in a stew with tomatoes, cloves, onions, thyme, tarragon and celery.

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Hot Spiced Paprika and Cinnamon French Fries

I came across this interesting combo of paprika and cinnamon at our lunch at La Torreta.

Ideal pairing is with a main dish that is has character. Subtle, wimpy won’t do. Example, a delicate filet of sole in lemon butter would be swamped by these fries.

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Ibiza Geography is confusing: Ibiza, Eivissa, Ibiza Town or Old Town?

Ibiza has to be one of the most challenging locations I have ever been to when it comes to understanding the geography. The issue for me was confusing terminology. But then, unlike me, you are probably smarter than a fifth grader.

I thought this quick reference might be useful to future Ibiza travelers.

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Ibiza restaurant reviews: Get ready to be hungry!

Everybody knows that food can make or break a vacation. And all the walking and exhaustion melts away with the first bite of a great meal. Then there’s always that one experience that you end up laughing about – either while you are eating – or later.

Read about the restaurants we liked and loved in Ibiza. Oh, and that other one…

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