Monthly archive for May2014

  • So yeah, that's one picture of The View. S'alright, innit?

    So yeah, that's one picture of The View. S'alright, innit?

  • Quite a nice sunset, I think you'll agree

    Quite a nice sunset, I think you'll agree

  • A selection of little starters

    A selection of little starters

  • Surf n turf, Hacienda Xa Namena style

    Surf n turf, Hacienda Xa Namena style

  • Creamy. Caramelly. Unnecessary.

    Creamy. Caramelly. Unnecessary.

  • Oh go on then, one more arty sunset shot

    Oh go on then, one more arty sunset shot

Dinner: Hacienda Xa Namena, Ibiza

I’d heard a lot about this hotel before I even got to Ibiza.┬áHacienda Xa Namena is the island’s oldest, and indeed only, five star hotel, and it’s situated somewhere incredibly remote at the end of a very high, steep and winding road through the hills,…

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  • The rather pretty view through to the pool from reception

    The rather pretty view through to the pool from reception

  • There's no time for lying by the pool when there's eating to be done

    There's no time for lying by the pool when there's eating to be done

  • For all those who think soup is meant to be hot, I give you: gazpacho

    For all those who think soup is meant to be hot, I give you: gazpacho

  • By cod, that's some good fish!

    By cod, that's some good fish!

  • Why is courgette spaghetti so underrated? It totally shouldn't be

    Why is courgette spaghetti so underrated? It totally shouldn't be

  • Spanish bread and butter pudding. Awesome.

    Spanish bread and butter pudding. Awesome.

  • Lunch. On a nice terrace. Nice. Lunch.

    Lunch. On a nice terrace. Nice. Lunch.

Lunch: Can Lluc, Sant Rafel, Ibiza

As part of my remit to find ‘quiet, off the beaten track’ Ibiza, I was recommended this beautiful agriturismo, Can Lluc. It sits in the middle of the hills in the centre of the island, on the Sant Agnes road past Sant Rafel, both tiny…

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  • A view over one side of the island...

    A view over one side of the island...

  • Dried fish salad. Nicer than it sounds

    Dried fish salad. Nicer than it sounds

  • Grilled squid. It died a noble death

    Grilled squid. It died a noble death

  • Lighthouse at La Mola. There was a small incident with the car here that we won't speak of

    Lighthouse at La Mola. There was a small incident with the car here that we won't speak of

  • Pretty beach at Cala Saona

    Pretty beach at Cala Saona

  • The seafront at Es Pujols

    The seafront at Es Pujols

Lunch: El Mirador, Formentera

During our trip to Ibiza, we decided to do a day trip to Formentera. I’ll be honest, I didn’t really know much about this gorgeous little island, which is only half an hour from Ibiza Town by the fast ferry, but it’s a bit like…

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