Ibiza, Spain

IT’S a legendary, sun-soaked hangout that celebs flock to.

With amazing beaches by day and the hottest nightclubs to head to once the sun goes down, what more could you want in a holiday destination?

We’re talking about Ibiza, the location of the infamous fight between Justin Bieber and Orlando Bloom over Miranda Kerr last week.

So what is it really like at the notorious Spanish party island? We set out to find out, and in the process discovered that is has a dark side, like many other party spots around the world (Magaluf, anyone?!).

Here are 12 things you need to know about Ibiza, starting from its lighter side!

With stunning turquoise water and white sand, it’s easy to see why Ibiza is a popular holiday spot accommodating approximately 2.8 million tourists each year. Its magnificent architecture, coastline and sealife have landed it a World Heritage Site listing.

In 2007 the local government passed a law that all new hotels in Ibiza must be five-star. Get ready to live it up.

Stars such as Justin Beiber, Kate Moss, Leonardo DiCaprio, Paris Hilton, Kim Kardashin, Zac Efron and Jared Leto all holiday here.

The birthplace of the rave, Ibiza is home to some of the hottest clubs in the world. Revellers from around the world flock to the island just to party the night away.