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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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Lo que la hace peculiar y muy interesante para nosotros, como se ha dicho, es que uno de los dos tripulantes muertos a manos de los africanos a bordo de la Amistad fue el patron y armador de la goleta, Ramon Ferrer Ferrer, natural de Eivissa, la mas occidental de las islas del Mediterraneo.
2003) "Avantguarda artistica i societat a Eivissa (1933-1985)".
The man appeared at the Court of Instruction, in Eivissa, yesterday on drugs charges.
Inside cabin from pounds 865pp & Outside from pounds 1134pp Inside cabin from pounds 865pp & Outside from pounds 1134pp Eastern Mediterranean Departing 6th April 2010 for 23 nights Visiting: Liverpool - Cadiz, Spain - Malaga, Spain - Catania, Sicily, Italy - Zakinthos (Zante), Greece - Piraeus (Athens), Greece - Mykonos, Greece - Volos, Greece - Izmir, Turkey - Thira, Santorini, Greece - Valletta, Malta - Eivissa, Ibiza, Spain - Lisbon, Portugal - Liverpool.
ISLE OF QUIET: The Dalt Vila acropolis in Eivissa, and, inset above, the view from the Hotel Hacienda Na Xamena
After picking up our hire car from Eivissa airport, my wife and I took a 25-minute drive into the countryside in the west of the island.
Nunca se puede olvidar su obra en Eivissa y lo que la isla significo para el.
Eivissa, as the town is known locally, is divided into two areas - the port and the old city, D'alt Vila.
And the main town of Eivissa bears hallmarks of an ancient history: There's an old town with an abandoned castle peering over the goings-on, and winding, cobblestone streets harbor old-world Spanish architecture.
As tributes poured in for the girls yesterday, their father, John, 37, a doorman at the town's Eivissa (CORR) nightclub, who tried in vain to save them, remained in a critical condition in hospital.