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A Battle of the Hottest Summer Destinations: Mykonos vs. Ibiza

This time of year, all the celebrities have decamped to European islands – Mykonos and Ibiza specifically. Here, a breakdown of the two hot vacation spots.


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It’s that time of the season when a scroll through Instagram reveals that everyone is on vacation. And the two favorite destinations of celebrities and models? The Spanish island of Ibiza and Mykonos, Greece. Here, a breakdown of who’s visiting, and what they’re up to.

Tribes Mykonos: Brazilian models, Instagram stars. Ibiza: Actors and athletes.

The A-List Mykonos: Gerard Butler, Eugenie Niarchos, models Isabeli Fontana, Adriana Lima and Alessandra Ambrosio. Ibiza: Ruby Rose, Cristiano Ronaldo, Maria Sharapova, Spice Girl Melanie Brown, Eva Longoria, Doutzen Kroes.

Hot Spot Mykonos: Cavo Paradiso Ibiza: Pacha

Cultural Moment Mykonos: “Greek Gotham,” an exhibit of New York artists including Mira Dancy and KAWS at the scenic Dio Horia gallery, in a show curated by art adviser and designer María Brito. Ibiza: “Time and Space the Speed of Light,” 13 solid-basalt columns that rise over the cliffs of Guy Laliberté’s 64-acre Can Soleil property. It was a commission from the Australian sculptor Andrew Rogers.

Hilarious Interloper Mykonos: Lindsay Lohan Ibiza: Paris Hilton

Resident Fashion Designer Mykonos: Olivier Rousteing Ibiza: Riccardo Tisci

Hot Couple Alert Mykonos: Ana Beatriz Barros and Karim El Chiaty, who got married there in June. Ibiza: Leonardo DiCaprio and Nina Agdal, who rendezvoused on a yacht.

Mykonos vs. Ibiza

Doutzen Kroes is seen on July 25, 2016 in Ibiza, Spain.

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Ruby Rose is seen on August 1, 2016 in Ibiza, Spain.

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Chanel Iman wears her bikini after lunch at a beach club on August 7, 2016 in Ibiza, Spain.

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Sara Sampaio enjoys a lunch with boyfriend Oliver Riplay and pals at a beach club on August 13, 2016 in Ibiza, Spain.

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Paris Hilton is seen on August 1, 2016 in Ibiza, Spain.

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