Wednesday, 27 October 2010
Figueretas - Ibiza Travel Guide
White sands, turquoise waters and party central five minutes away.
•Figueretas is Ibiza's top chill out beach close to Ibiza town.
•The immaculate 50m long white sand beach edges water of the clearest blue and turquoise. It is perfect for swimming, snorkelling or mucking about in a pedalo.
•The beach is complemented by a wide promenade fringed with swaying palms and friendly, local restaurants and bars.
•Figueretas is perfectly placed to be near enough for Ibiza town's international club action but far enough away to chill out for quiet days. It's just 5 minutes by taxi or 20 minutes on foot to Ibiza town, the island's party, shopping and dining capital.
•Figueretas has a few boutiques, art and crystal shops. It has a slightly bohemian atmosphere and is popular with the Spanish, international tourists and gay travellers.
•Although Figueretas is a modern resort, the buildings tend to be attractive low rise white washed apartments and villas.
•Figueretas is ideal for singles, couples, clubbers and families.
•The beaches in Figueretas. The local beach is popular and very clean. It has white sands and warm aquamarine waters. There is a good choice of watersports, plus parasols and sun loungers.
•There are good beaches nearby. The most popular beach in this area is Playa d'en Bossa which is a short walk away or you can use the regular local bus service from Figueretas.
•Talamanca is about 20 minutes away and is a peaceful resort with a beautiful sandy beach. You can also get ferries to and from Talamanca from Ibiza town.
•What else can I do in Figueretas? Take a boat trip, visit the local hippie market or the timeless island of Formentor.
•Ibiza town and port is close by and has a great and eclectic collection of shops selling everything from international designer brands to locally produced clothes, arts and crafts. It's also a brilliant place to visit to capture the atmosphere of this exuberant isle. This town was made for people watching, leisurely meals and big nights,
•If you really want to make a big splash, check out the Aquamar Water Park.
•When is the best time to visit Figueretas? May - October.
•Eating out in Figueretas.There are some excellent tapas bars along the seafront, plus Italian and French restaurants, some pizzerias and cafes. There is also a good choice of local fish restaurants selling the catch of the day.
•The best restaurants in Figueretas? It is an unlikely name with an even more unlikely recipe for success but, Home Loos, a Dutch tapas bar is our holidaymaker's favourite restaurant in Figueretas. Let us know which tasty top spot is your favourite restaurant in Figueretas when you get back.
•Nightlife in Figueretas The promenade is the place to be, sip sangria and watch the sunset or visit one of the lively music bars such as Monroes, or grab some homestyle grub and gossip at one of Figueretas' British pubs.Or simply grab a taxi or stroll into either Playa d'en Bossa or Ibiza town for fine dining, top clubs and fabulous bars.
•Holidays to Figueretas: We have an excellent choice of holidays in Figueretas.
•Hotels in Figueretas: We have excellent hotels in Figueretas, all with our lowest prices guaranteed.
•Cheap Flights to Figueretas: We have cheap flights to Ibiza with all your favourite airlines and operators. The flight takes just over 2 hours 15 minutes from UK airports.
•Car hire in Figueretas: There's so much to explore, you would be wise to hire a car. We can offer great deals on car hire in Figueretas so check us out when completing your holiday booking.
•Transfers to your hotel in Figueretas: We can book your transfers to your hotel in Figueretas by either shuttle or private taxi. We can also book UK airport car parks online, plus travel insurance and currency exchange for your holiday.
•Figueretas Hotel Reviews: Written exclusively by genuine customers who have booked and stayed in the hotel.
Did you know? Figueretas is popular with gay travellers because of its laid-back atmosphere, cosmopolitan bars and clubs.
Posted by john at 08:00