With our fifth Christmas on Ibiza I have discovered coziness has just a different meaning here. You see it in the Ibizan streets, the shops, the restaurants, the houses: the tacky white and blue lights are cold and red lights are flickering like you are at a fair ground. The Spanish residents don’t seem to bother as long as they’re eating and drinking with their families and friends.
These last weeks of 2016 are really the dark days before Christmas if we look at the weather. Even on Ibiza. Dark grey skies, wind, hardly any sun. It rained cats and dogs this past week. Thunder and lightning. A loud bang in the air. The bad weather kept many people mostly inside their houses, just [...]