iBi Foundation

By | November 7th, 2019|Categories: People|

Last summer, the announcement that the Government of the Balearic Islands is going to ban the sale of single-use plastics such as bags, straws and coffee capsules from 2020 onwards was welcomed with much support. Since then, local businesses, island residents and even some of the high-profile DJs that frequent the White Isle have been embracing [...]

Vicent Marí

By | August 20th, 2019|Categories: People|

“You have been President of the Island Council for barely one week, yet you face big challenges. Could you give us a general summary of the condition in which you found the different departments?” It is a period of adaptation, of finding out how the Island Council and the different departments work. We have started [...]

Ibiza Global Radio

By | May 9th, 2018|Categories: People|

With people tuning in more than 9 million times per month from 180 countries and with more than half a million followers on social media, Ibiza Global Radio & TV maintains its indisputable position as the leader in its field. Famous for its live rebroadcasts of big national and international artists, the radio station consolidated [...]

Simeon Friend

By | October 20th, 2017|Categories: People|

Having first come here on a lad’s holiday in 1989, it was work that brought him back to the island at the end of the 90s. At that time, he was travelling the world putting on music events featuring artists like Underground and Prodigy for different international brands including Kahlua and Ballantine’s. Meanwhile, when he [...]

Rachel Parsons

By | October 19th, 2017|Categories: People|

2017 is something of a milestone for Rachel Parsons, as she celebrates her 20th year of living, loving and working on the island. And, she tells me, it’s been an incredible journey, full of highs and lows. Having never even visited the island before, she was inspired to make the move after a chance conversation [...]

Marc Rahola Matutes

By | September 24th, 2017|Categories: People|

He threads together ideas and thoughts with astounding ease, depth and eloquence. From his office, decorated with motivational slogans, works of art and photos of his wife and his three daughters, Marc Rahola Matutes embodies the spirit that inspires his company, with projects based on concepts that have been developed with exquisite meticulousness. “We do [...]


By | September 14th, 2017|Categories: People|

The first time he came to the island was in 1975. A friend’s parents had a house in Ibiza and one on Formentera, so he quickly got to know and love both islands.  His own parents owned houses on the coast of mainland Spain. After finishing school, he broke off his business studies and subsequently [...]

Miguel Molina

By | July 3rd, 2017|Categories: People|

When you first meet the actor and performer Miguel Molina, it’s impossible not to be mesmerised by his powerful persona. Charisma emanates from him like an unseen aura, captivating your attention immediately and infinitely. Hailing from a theatrical Spanish dynasty, his father is the celebrated and iconic singer and actor Antonio Molina, revered across Spain [...]

Scott and Mandy Gray

By | June 26th, 2017|Categories: People|

Welcomed as always by their infectious, upbeat good nature, we talk to them about their life here in Ibiza and their plans for the summer ahead. Determined to make a life on the island where they met and fell in love, on the hallowed dancefloor of Space over twenty years ago, in 2011 they decided [...]

A life on the waves

By | May 29th, 2017|Categories: People|

Juan and Maribel have spent all their life devoted to a common passion: radio. Theirs is the story of how that love and dedication brought them to create what is nowadays the most prestigious Ibizan broadcaster in the world: Ibiza Global Radio. Juan Tur began his career in radio in 1971 broadcasting from the bell [...]