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Ibiza

(ēvē`thä), island (1990 pop. 33,776), 221 sq mi (572 sq km), Baleares prov., Spain, third largest of the Balearic Islands, in the W Mediterranean. The town of Ibiza is the capital. There are fisheries and saltworks on the island. Subsistence farming, aided by irrigation, is mostly terraced. A picturesque island with Roman, Phoenician, and Carthaginian remains, Ibiza attracts tourists and artists.

Ibiza

, Iviza, Eivissa
1. a Spanish island in the W Mediterranean, one of the Balearic Islands: hilly, with a rugged coast; tourism. Pop.: 40 175 (2003 est.). Area: 541 sq. km (209 sq. miles)
2. the capital of Ibiza, a port on the south of the island. Pop.: 16 000 (latest est.)
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Enjoy pure Salvacion with Pacha founder DJ Rafa Ariza for this Friday's ladies night as Salvacion Ibiza Republik takes over, with a warm-up set by DJ Damian.
The latest Ibiza range has just hit the streets and its Spanish maker is moving swiftly to show off what is a close-to-production concept of the powerful Cupra variant, due to arrive towards the end of the year.
These features come in addition to the Ibiza S Copa's medley of equipment, which features the likes of cruise control, four-speaker MP3 compatible radio/CD with AUX-in and steering columnmounted controls, alarm, immobiliser and electric windows all round.
It has everything you would expect from an Ibiza club and more,' said Eric recently.
Priced from pounds 13,170 the TSI is some pounds 3,000 more than the entry level Ibiza which uses a normally aspirated 1.
With CO2 emissions of 119g/km the TSI is not the cleanest of the Ibiza family - that honour goes to the Ecomotive versions which have emissions as low as 92g/km - but it escapes road tax in its first year and is banded at pounds 20 a year af-f terwards.
and the Statue of Christ Ibiza, constructed soon after to the Spanish Civil War and a major landmark in Ibiza providing tourists with a perfect photo opportunity.
The supermini estate was unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show this week and becomes the latest addition to the trendy Ibiza line-up which comprises both sporty SC and practical hatchback body styles.
I imagine people picturing me as some sort of sad old clubber desperately seeking one last season on Ibiza.
Of course, Ibiza's reputation was tarnished no end by reality show Ibiza Uncovered, where hordes of football-shirt wearing morons rampaged through San Antonio's tacky west end.
During the day, there is plenty to do; everything from watersports or hiking along the coastline or through the rolling Mediterranean hills to more relaxed activities like sitting in a cafe in the old part of Ibiza Town and enjoying a Spanish brandy.