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Month: June 2020

The Buzz around Ibiza

The most popular and scenic island of the Balearic Islands is Ibiza. Many people know this place for its thriving rave scene popular since the 90s.  However, Ibiza is more than just a party hub. It surprisingly offers a more sedate experience to help you unwind. Even though it is relatively small, there is never a dull moment in the city. It is packed with fun, engaging activities to boost your mood. It is also home to incredible breathtaking sights that will help you forget all your troubles. This party island is the ultimate tourist destination for those who seek thrill and chill.


Naturally, a trip to Ibiza should start with a night out on the town because it is the first thing you will think of. Experience a thriving nightlife from the city that hosts the International Music Summit every May. The parties keep on going well after this summit thanks to the many world-known clubs. Ibiza Town, Playa d’en Bossa and San Antonio host some of the liveliest clubs in the island. From iconic joints like Amnesia, Pacha, and Privilege to the world-famous Ushuaïa. Ibiza is hands down the best destination for a banging nightlife.


Popularly known as the Caribbean Islands of the Mediterranean Sea, this island is located just 9 kilometres from Ibiza. It is a gorgeous place with sandy beaches and plenty of sunshine. The sea here consists of crystal blue waters that are so enchanting; you cannot help but dive on in. This is a great place to unwind after a night out as you can relax on the beach and enjoy the dripping sunset. It is also a great place to take a walk and explore the island to stunning views from cliff tops, and open fields.

Authentic Spanish Food

If you have not yet had a taste of authentic Spanish cuisine, then Ibiza has something exciting for your taste buds. The Mediterranean influence pops up delightfully in each seafood platter you will eat. Indulge in some island favorites such as bacalao (cod), merluza (hake), emperador (swordfish) and lenguado (sole). Be sure to settle for salads or potatoes on the side so you can taste the fish fully. Because Ibiza is well-known, you will find a hoard of international restaurants; luxury spots, and fast food joints.

Hipster Markets

Hipster fashion and charm is present in Ibiza through several markets that exist since the sixties. This charming island gets most of its appeal from a handful of hippie markets. In these markets, you will find old-school style of clothing, authentic Iberian products, workshops, and live music. The original market place is Las Dalias; it has been the home of markets for more than 60 years now. You will find over 300 stalls selling unique items, including clothes, jewelry, artisan products, and much more. Another famous market you should visit is Cala Llenya. It is a second-hand market perfect for people on the hunt for a good bargain. Finally, be sure to pass by Sunday market in San Juan for the best fresh and organic food.

The Stunning New Zealand Fiord

Beauty, grace, and its ability to take your breath away are just some of the reasons why you need to visit Fiordland National Park. Located in New Zealand, this wildlife haven is a scenic paradise that is nothing short of enchanting. It is a wildlife reserve surrounded by fourteen fiords that have been in existence since the ice age. This beautiful site is millions of years in the making and one of the most photographed places in the world due to the stunning reflection of the mountains. Snow-covered peaks, dramatic waterfalls, and deep valleys are just some of the things you will meet at this site.

All year-round, it is a place that tourists can admire the sites, and participate in different activities. The summer presents the majestic fiords in their sunny glory. Light showers create beautiful rainbows that blend in perfectly with the glorious sites. June to October is the perfect time to view the snow-covered valley. If you happen to stop by during spring, you get to witness a magical transformation from the glistening of winter white to the blooming flowers and crisp air of spring. Hiking in the spring introduces you to green hills blooming with life, creating a photogenic moment.

Charming Accommodation

At this park, you are truly spoilt for choice in terms of accommodation. Located in Milford Sound is a charming dream house. From here, you can see the beautiful fiords through the balconies. It is also close to many restaurants and bars. The Reel’m Inn is another place you can stay in. It is conveniently located in a spot where you can easily book cabs or walk to places.

In Manapouri, you can stay at the Freestone cabin and wake up to spectacular views every day. It is located near river trails through which you can ride a bike and enjoy the scenic landscape. Finally, consider Hillside Haven to get a majestic view of the Takatimu Ranges. The visible Mararoa River surrounds it; the gentle waters will lull you to sleep.

Scuba Dive In Milford Sound

Of all the adventurous things you could do at this park, scuba diving is the best. Milford Sound is home to many species of fish, which you may see during your dive. The site presents clear waters that are just the right temperature to get your blood pumping. Swimming in these cold waters alongside a wash of marine life is an unforgettable and unmatched moment.

Milford Road Trip

A trip to Fiordland National Park is just not complete without a quiet road trip across the park. The wonderful Te Anau and the Milford Sound are a must-see on this road trip. Opt for the scenic routes and drive slowly admiring each site. There are multiple viewpoints on this trip, so be sure to bring a good camera. A quiet drive on the smooth roads of this park is just what you will need after scuba diving, and is the perfect way to conclude your trip.