‘iberostar hotels & resorts’

Try out our swimming pools

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  Yes, we know it, all our hotels are right by the sea, by some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. No swimming pool can match the size of the ocean, the Caribbean or the Mediterranean, but we know that after an intensive day of beach and fun there’s nothing more refreshing than taking a dip in one of our fine pools. They come in many shapes and sizes to suit every taste: big, small, heated, some of them have salty water, interior, exterior, for kids, for adults, on terraces, surrounded by lush tropical gardens, with a beach…

IBEROSTARCHEF ON TOUR CONQUERS AMERICA

IBEROSTAR Chef On Tour

Iberostarchef on Tour is back – a unique culinary event from Iberostar Hotels that sees 9 different Michelin starred chefs tour different Iberostar Hotels   Participating chefs in this year’s edition of Iberostarchef on Tour include Daniel Humm, Suzette Gresham, Ronny Emborg or Carlo Mirarchi as well as Spanish chefs Jordi Cruz and Manuel Berganza. They all hold Michelin stars and have managed to win over even the most demanding gourmets at restaurants in New York, San Francisco or Barcelona.       12 months, 14 dinners and 16 Michelin stars comprise this unique event that will enable IBEROSTAR Hotels &…

IBEROSTAR COMES TO IBIZA

IBEROSTAR Santa Eulalia

The IBEROSTAR Santa Eulalia Ibiza is a 4 star Premium category hotel boasting 188 rooms and a prime beachfront location in S’Argamassa.  The opening of its first hotel on the Pityusic island of Ibiza and its fifteenth in the Balearic archipelago is further proof of the Majorcan chain’s commitment to the Balearic Islands as a prime tourist destination. London, 01 June 2016 – IBEROSTAR Hotels & Resorts has a new hotel and destination in Ibiza: the IBEROSTAR Santa Eulalia Ibiza. The chain’s first hotel on the island of Ibiza, it is the latest addition to its outstanding range of tourist…

IBEROSTAR EXPANDS GLOBAL FOOTPRINT WITH FIRST HOTELS IN THE UNITED STATES IN NYC AND MIAMI

IBEROSTAR in New York

The new hotel located in the heart of Manhattan will become the company’s first hotel in the United States.   The chain will also open its second property in the United States, IBEROSTAR Berkeley, in South Beach, Miami this December.   (May 26, 2016) Madrid, Spain- IBEROSTAR Hotels & Resorts will make its debut in the United States with the opening of two new hotels as part of the company’s commitment to expanding its offerings to the U.S. market and continuing to provide quality products and services to its guests. Scheduled to open in June 15, the new hotel located…

Top Five of the most visited countries in 2015

  According to the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), tourists on the move in the year 2015 reached a figure of 1.133 billion, twice as many as in the year 2000. The Top Five of the countries with most visitors is the following: France: At number one of the most visited countries in the world in 2015 is France—where else? Last year France welcomed a staggering 84 million tourists. Now of course we are speaking of France and Paris, the City of Light, romance and the Eiffel Tower, unsurprisingly the most visited monument in the world. USA: 75 million visitors in…

Ideas for those wishing to give a present to a travel addict

  Yes, there are many people who are addicted to travel. If only all our addictions could be so good… If you have any friends or relatives who are hooked on travel, here go a few ideas in the way of presents that could make them really happy: · A fine, practical sleeping mask… with earphones!! · A conveniently sized rucksack, something that can also be used as a sling bag. · A ScratchMap for showoffs. All travelers enjoy adding countries to their collection. This ‘scratch to win’ map lets you scratch off all the places you have already visited.…

Choose Life

You’ll me mesmerized by our video of the month. These guys know nothing about fear… or vertigo! Would you dare to do these things? https://vimeo.com/149843054     “Enjoy the over 100 IBEROSTAR hotels in 16 countries all over the world.”

Six of the best travel applications for cell phones and tablets

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Those of us who love to travel are extremely lucky to live in this century. The technology pervading our everyday life makes things so much easier when it comes to travelling. Our cell phones are like miniature computers that can do almost anything, but they are especially loaded with apps that can make preparing and going on a trip much easier than a few years back. In any case it’s hard to separate the wheat from the chaff. There are so many travel applications available on the market that you can end up feeling saturated, aside from the fact that…

10 things you must AVOID DOING when travelling to certain countries

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In this blog we usually recommend things you can’t afford to miss, excursions you should go on or the best restaurants at each of the destinations we analyze. This time we’ve put together a small list of things you should never do depending on where you travel. Japan Never leave your chop sticks stuck in the rice! This is considered a symbol of death, but it is allowed in funeral offerings at temples and cemeteries. It is generally unwise to ‘stab’ your food with chop sticks. If you don’t know how to use them it’s better to ask for silverware!…

Things we did or didn’t do in the pre-internet days

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  Back in the good old days when we didn’t use the internet (it seems eons ago, but it really wasn’t so long ago if you think of it), the way we travelled, both the preparation and the actual travel, were quite different to today. Here go a few examples: · We used travel agencies as a matter of course. Now many of us organize our trips on our own, booking flight tickets and hotel rooms, and we even book excursions, restaurants and spas before leaving home. · We had fine paper flight tickets. These tickets seemed prone to ripping…