The history in photos

1964: In the beginning was the tower.
1964: In the beginning was the tower.

Today the house has more than 1,000 square meters of living space.

A house in the middle of nowhere
A house in the middle of nowhere

Casa Alsen was one of the first houses in Cala Vadella. But even if there are many more houses there today, behind the walls it is as if time had stopped.

Meeting point port
Meeting point port

Around 40,000 people lived in Ibiza in the early 1980s. Today there are 147,000. But still applies: "We meet at the port!"

No tourists, no wall
No tourists, no wall

Tourists only came to Ibiza in the late 1970s. Until then, the property was only surrounded by a small Ibizan-style wall. When suddenly more and more...

SUV in Ibizan
SUV in Ibizan

A disused expedition VW secured shopping in San José and the trip to Ibiza Town

The charm of the old days
The charm of the old days

At that time, Cala Vadella was the first urbanization outside the villages and towns. But there were no real roads for a long time.  

The view from the balcony
The view from the balcony

The place for the house is chosen wisely. Close to the sea, but not so close that the weather presses against the windows.

A house in the middle of nowhere

Casa Alsen was one of the first houses in Cala Vadella. But even if there are many more houses there today, behind the walls it is as if time had stopped.