Green and Pleasant Island

Landscape of Rhodos

Anyone who has ever visited Rhodes, the gorgeous Greek ‘Island of Roses’, knows that it’s easy to fall in love with the environment. But never more so, perhaps, than at the end of June, when the annual Ecofilms festival rolls into town.

This year, the festival runs from 22nd-27th June in the island’s main city, Rhodes Town. And as always, it will showcase a selection of the latest,…

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Get the party started in Ibiza

Amnesia Club

If your idea of holiday heaven is total R and R, please look away now. Because right now, that’s the last thing you’ll get in Ibiza, with party season warming up for yet another year and a bevy of banging clubs opening their doors over the next few weekends.

Ibiza has long been a hedonistic place, where anything can happen and usually does. In fact, the history of the white…

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The Magic of Music in an Amphitheatre

Amphitheatre Seats

An audience in Larnaca, Cyprus, will be treated to a priceless performance when the wonderful voice of Alkistis Protopsalti and the virtuous hands of Stefanos Korkolis come together in a recital full of melodies from traditional and modern songs.

On 13th July at the Larnaca Patticheion Municipal Amphitheatre, the duo will perform an outdoor concert. What makes this event unique is that Protopsalti and Korkolis invite the audience to…

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Fuerteventura Music Festival

Lagoon of El Cotillo

This year’s must see concert of the Canaries is the ‘Fuerteventura en Musica 2010′, which will take place on the 2nd and the 3rd July on the beach in El Cotillo Lagoon across from Azzurro, on the north west corner of Fuerteventura.

Everyone is welcome and music usually ranges from flamenco to reggae, though last year there was a European flavour to the festival. Access to this…

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Two Festivals in Pollensa on Mallorca

Puerto Pollensa bay

The town of Pollensa in the north of Mallorca has a dual personality. Inland lies the old town of Pollensa itself with its fine architecture, pretty market square and a choice of luxury hotels. More recent development has created the area of Puerto Pollensa, a yacht marina flanked by a sweeping sandy beach on one side and shady promenade walk on the other.

Pollensa town lies about 30…

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