7 Best Beaches in Gran Canaria
Beach guide for Gran Canaria

7 Best Beaches in Gran Canaria

Published on July 26, 2019

When it comes to beautiful beaches in the Canary Islands, Gran Canaria and Fuerteventura are the winners in our personal opinions.

3 Quiet and Secluded Beaches in Lanzarote
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3 Quiet and Secluded Beaches in Lanzarote

Published on July 24, 2019

Lanzarote has a lot to offer in terms of amazing beaches and you don't have to go far to find a nice place where you could spend your day laying in the sun.

Playa del Socorro - A Beach Mecca For Surfers In Tenerife
Beach guide for Tenerife

Playa del Socorro - A Beach Mecca For Surfers In Tenerife

Published on July 22, 2019

Playa del Socorro is situated on the north west coast of Tenerife and it’s a popular spot for surfers around the island.

Fuerteventura Beaches
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Fuerteventura Beaches

Published on July 21, 2019

Some of the best beaches in Europe for practicing water sports such as windsurfing and kitesurfing The Windsurfing World Championship takes place each year on Sotavento beach, in the south of the island Many of the beaches in Fuerteventura are nudist friendly You can find both beaches with golden sand and beaches with black volcanic sand

15 Best Beaches in the Canary Islands That You Have to Visit
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15 Best Beaches in the Canary Islands That You Have to Visit

Published on July 21, 2019

The Canary Islands are ideal for holidays in the sun all year round, even during the winter months. We've prepared a list of the best beaches in the Canary Islands, including places from Lanzarote, Fuerteventura, Tenerife and Gran Canaria.

Playa El Ancon - Nudist Friendly Beach In Tenerife
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Playa El Ancon - Nudist Friendly Beach In Tenerife

Published on July 03, 2019

Similar to Playa El Bollulo and Playa Los Patos, Ancon beach is situated close to Puerto de la Cruz in the area known as El Rincon. Getting here is not easy, so it’s an ideal place for anyone looking for some privacy.

Playa Los Patos - Visit The Wild Beaches Of Tenerife
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Playa Los Patos - Visit The Wild Beaches Of Tenerife

Published on July 03, 2019

Playa Los Patos is located in the Orotava valley, more precise in the area called El Rincon, similar to beach El Bollulo and Playa El Ancon. Playa Los Patos is separated from Playa Ancon only by a protuberance that enters the ocean and divides the two beaches.

Playa Bollulo - A Wild And Amazing Beach In Tenerife
Beach guide for Tenerife

Playa Bollulo - A Wild And Amazing Beach In Tenerife

Published on July 03, 2019

Playa Bollulo is located in the north of Tenerife, close to the resort of Puerto de la Cruz. The beach can be reached either by car (by parking at the the restaurant El Bollulo, and then it’s a 5 minutes walk down to the beach) or by walking the 4 km from Puerto de la Cruz. The journey takes around 45 minutes on foot and you can admire the entire coastline.

Playa Martianez - The ideal beach for surfers in Puerto de la Cruz
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Playa Martianez - The ideal beach for surfers in Puerto de la Cruz

Published on July 03, 2019

Playa Martianez is an urban beach in Puerto de la Cruz, that does not impress or conquers with her beauty, especially if you compare it with Playa Jardin.

Playa Chica - The Town Beach In Puerto Santiago, Tenerife
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Playa Chica - The Town Beach In Puerto Santiago, Tenerife

Published on July 03, 2019

Playa Chica is centrally located in Puerto Santiago, accessible from the promenade and close to the fishing docks. Locals also call it Playa El Puertito, because from the beach you have a view towards the Fishermen’s Harbour (Muelle de los Pescadores). Due to its location, the beach is also known as Playa de Puerto Santiago, after the name of the town. In the end it's the same beach under many names, a typical thing for Tenerife and Spain in general.

Playa de la Arena - A Great Place To Stay In Tenerife
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Playa de la Arena - A Great Place To Stay In Tenerife

Published on July 03, 2019

You will find Playa de la Arena close to the town of Puerto Santiago, in a beautiful natural setting, with views of the island La Gomera. This beach has been awarded the Blue Flag distinction since 1989 continuously, which means it is not only beautiful, but also very clean and offers plenty of facilities to visitors.

3 Beaches In Fuerteventura And Gran Canaria In Top 10 Spain
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3 Beaches In Fuerteventura And Gran Canaria In Top 10 Spain

Published on July 02, 2019

Tripadvisor has announced it's Top 10 Best Beaches in Spain for 2017 and both Fuerteventura and Gran Canaria are found on this list, to no surprise to anyone.

Playa de Abama, Tenerife - A public beach in front of a luxury hotel
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Playa de Abama, Tenerife - A public beach in front of a luxury hotel

Published on July 02, 2019

Playa Abama is situated very close to Playa San Juan and it has crystal clear waters, protected by big rocks thrown into the sea to break the waves and keep the beach safe for swimming. Some natural pools form nearby, so there’s a lot to explore and discover.

Playa Las Galletas - A very quiet and relaxed beach in Tenerife
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Playa Las Galletas - A very quiet and relaxed beach in Tenerife

Published on July 02, 2019

Las Galletas beach is located in the fishing village with the same name, in the municipality of Arona, only 15 kilometers away from Los Cristianos, and pretty close to Tenerife South airport.

Playa del Duque - An Upscale Area in Tenerife and Costa Adeje
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Playa del Duque - An Upscale Area in Tenerife and Costa Adeje

Published on July 02, 2019

Playa del Duque is situated in the upscale zone of Costa Adeje, with lots of 4 or 5 stars hotels close to the beach and a wide range of international restaurants, prepared to meet the highest culinary expectations.

Playa Torviscas - A Great Beach in Costa Adeje, Tenerife
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Playa Torviscas - A Great Beach in Costa Adeje, Tenerife

Published on July 02, 2019

Playa Torviscas is part of the Costa Adeje set of beaches and it is connected to Playa Fanabe, separated only by the breakwater that helps in keeping the water calm. Together they are also part of Playa de las Americas resort and they are considered a more upmarket area compared to the south of las Americas.

Fanabe Beach - The heart and soul of Costa Adeje
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Fanabe Beach - The heart and soul of Costa Adeje

Published on July 02, 2019

Playa de Fanabe, part of the Playa de las Americas resort, is one of the busiest and most popular beaches in Tenerife and the largest one in Costa Adeje. Situated in the south of the island, it is connected through a promenade with the neighboring Puerto Colon and Playa del Duque.

Playa Honda - A rocky surfer's beach in Playa de las Americas
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Playa Honda - A rocky surfer's beach in Playa de las Americas

Published on July 02, 2019

The name of Playa Honda translates to English as Slingshot and it is situated in the resort of Playa de las Americas. On some maps and guides you will even find it under the name of Playa Las Americas.

Playa del Camison - Relax in Playa de Las Americas
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Playa del Camison - Relax in Playa de Las Americas

Published on July 02, 2019

El Camison beach is located in the popular Playa de las Americas resort, on the south end towards Los Cristianos and close to Playa Las Vistas.

Playa Troya Beach - Popular Beach in Playa de Las Americas, Tenerife
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Playa Troya Beach - Popular Beach in Playa de Las Americas, Tenerife

Published on July 01, 2019

Troya beach is the most popular beach in Playa de las Americas, with many shops, restaurants and hotels in close proximity. Divided between Troya I and Troya II, this is the party epicenter in Tenerife and a favorite place for all tourists.

Playa La Tejita - A Wild Beach in Tenerife
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Playa La Tejita - A Wild Beach in Tenerife

Published on July 01, 2019

Playa de La Tejita is the largest natural beach in Tenerife, with 1 km in length and almost 40 m wide. It is located close to El Medano beach, on the other side of the volcanic cone called Montana Roja.

Playa Los Guios - The Black Sand Beach in Los Gigantes, Tenerife
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Playa Los Guios - The Black Sand Beach in Los Gigantes, Tenerife

Published on July 01, 2019

Set in the small town of Los Gigantes, in the municipality of Santiago del Teide, this beach is commonly known as Los Gigantes beach, although it has two other official names: Playa de Los Guios and Playa Argel.

Las Teresitas Beach - The Most Beautiful Beach in Tenerife North
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Las Teresitas Beach - The Most Beautiful Beach in Tenerife North

Published on July 01, 2019

Situated up in the north, in the small village of San Andres, Playa de las Teresitas is one of the most popular and spectacular beaches in Tenerife. With fine golden sand brought here from Africa, this beach stretches for almost 1,5 km, with splendid views of the Anaga mountains.

Playa Leocadio Machado - The town beach in El Medano
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Playa Leocadio Machado - The town beach in El Medano

Published on July 01, 2019

El Medano is a small town in the municipality of Granadilla de Abona, on the east coast of the island, very close to the Reina Sofia airport. The town is right next to the beach, so you can easily find public parking on the streets nearby.

Playa Las Vistas - Best Beach in Los Cristianos, Tenerife
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Playa Las Vistas - Best Beach in Los Cristianos, Tenerife

Published on July 01, 2019

The town of Los Cristianos welcomes visitors with a total of three beaches: Los Cristianos Beach, protected by the nearby harbor; Las Vistas Beach, the most popular and beautiful beach of all three and a secluded small beach with black volcanic sand, which is considered nudist friendly.

Los Cristianos Beach - Info about facilities on Playa Los Cristianos
Beach guide for Los Cristianos

Los Cristianos Beach - Info about facilities on Playa Los Cristianos

Published on July 01, 2019

The town of Los Cristianos has a total of three beaches: Los Cristianos Beach, a large beach protected by the harbor; Las Vistas Beach, probably the most popular beach of all three and a secluded small beach with black volcanic sand, which is considered nudist friendly.

Puertito de los Molinos - A well kept secret in Fuerteventura
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Puertito de los Molinos - A well kept secret in Fuerteventura

Published on July 01, 2019

Somewhere on the west coast, down south from Cotillo and close to Tefia, lies the small village of Puertito de los Molinos, or El Puertito as some call it.

Corralejo Natural Park - The Amazing Grandes Playas & Sand Dunes
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Corralejo Natural Park - The Amazing Grandes Playas & Sand Dunes

Published on July 01, 2019

Corralejo Natural Park is a MUST SEE in Fuerteventura - Enjoy this beautiful place with turquoise water and kilometers of fine white sand. Corralejo is situated in the North of Fuerteventura, in the municipality of La Oliva and it is the most popular resort on the island.

Maspalomas Beach and Sand Dunes - A Must See in Gran Canaria
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Maspalomas Beach and Sand Dunes - A Must See in Gran Canaria

Published on June 30, 2019

The Maspalomas Beach and Sand Dunes are situated in the south of Gran Canaria and constitute a protected Nature Reserve space since 1897. This area is the center of tourism on the island and the Dunes play a big role in the popularity of the resorts around them.

Ajuy Caves & Beach - Explore the wild side of Fuerteventura
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Ajuy Caves & Beach - Explore the wild side of Fuerteventura

Published on June 29, 2019

Ajuy is a small village on the west coast of Fuerteventura, in the municipality of Pajara. Ajuy used to be an important fishing port on the island and even today people in the village still do some fishing. So if you want to try the local fish, here you will get to enjoy dishes with some of the freshest fish caught in Fuerteventura.

Playa La Pared - Wild Beach on the West Coast of Fuerteventura
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Playa La Pared - Wild Beach on the West Coast of Fuerteventura

Published on June 29, 2019

La Pared is a small town on the west coast of Fuerteventura, popular among surfers who come here for the great beach. The town only has a few bungalows, a hotel and some private villas and only one supermarket.

Cofete - How To Get To The Best Beach in Fuerteventura
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Cofete - How To Get To The Best Beach in Fuerteventura

Published on June 26, 2019

Cofete is the crown jewel of Fuerteventura, the most spectacular wild beach you will get to see in all the Canary Islands. In 2015, Cofete was included in the top 10 Best Beaches in Europe according to TripAdvisor users and in our opinion it is one of the best beaches in Spain by far.

Best Beaches in Spain for Summer 2019
Beach guide for Canary Islands

Best Beaches in Spain for Summer 2019

Published on January 02, 2019

Spain is one of the world's best beach destinations, with thousands of miles of sandy beaches to be discovered all around the country.

8 Best Beaches in Tenerife - Most beautiful beaches in the South & North
Beach guide for Tenerife

8 Best Beaches in Tenerife - Most beautiful beaches in the South & North

Published on October 05, 2018

Tenerife is a great destination for a sunny holiday, but the island is of volcanic origin, which means that there are many beaches with black volcanic sand.

Playa de Famara - Best beach for surfing in Lanzarote
Beach guide for Lanzarote

Playa de Famara - Best beach for surfing in Lanzarote

Published on November 21, 2017

Famara beach is located on the north west coast of Lanzarote and provides one of the most epic sceneries on the island, with the Risco de Famara cliffs in the backdrop.

Charco de la Laja - Natural swimming pool in San Juan de la Rambla
Beach guide for Tenerife

Charco de la Laja - Natural swimming pool in San Juan de la Rambla

Published on November 21, 2017

Charco de la Laja is a natural swimming pool located in the north of Tenerife, in the town of San Juan de la Rambla.

3 Amazing Natural Pools in Lanzarote
Beach guide for Lanzarote

3 Amazing Natural Pools in Lanzarote

Published on October 03, 2017

Lanzarote is the perfect destination for a beach holiday, since you have beautiful weather all year round and lots of amazing beaches to choose from.

4 Amazing Natural Pools in Fuerteventura and Los Lobos Island
Beach guide for Fuerteventura

4 Amazing Natural Pools in Fuerteventura and Los Lobos Island

Published on September 29, 2017

We'll never get tired of saying this, but beaches in Fuerteventura are among the best in Europe, with crystal blue waters and fine white sand.

Nudism in Fuerteventura and Fuerteventura naturist beaches
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Nudism in Fuerteventura and Fuerteventura naturist beaches

Published on September 28, 2017

Beaches in Fuerteventura are some of the most amazing in all of Europe, with endless miles of sand, dunes and turquoise waters that will keep you mesmerized.

Giniginamar - A secluded village in Fuerteventura
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Giniginamar - A secluded village in Fuerteventura

Published on September 21, 2017

Giniginamar is a small village on the south east coast of Fuerteventura, between Gran Tarajal and Tarajalejo, in the municipality of Tuineje.

InfoPlayas Fuerteventura - an app to inform about conditions on 39 beaches in Fuerteventura
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InfoPlayas Fuerteventura - an app to inform about conditions on 39 beaches in Fuerteventura

Published on September 19, 2017

Cabildo de Fuerteventura has announced this Monday a new mobile that that will be used to inform people on the bathing conditions on 39 beaches in Fuerteventura.

Piedra Playa (Playa del Castillo) in El Cotillo, Fuerteventura
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Piedra Playa (Playa del Castillo) in El Cotillo, Fuerteventura

Published on September 18, 2017

Piedra Playa, also known as Playa del Castillo is situated 1 km down south from the sleepy village of El Cotillo.

Papagayo Beaches - A MUST SEE in Lanzarote
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Papagayo Beaches - A MUST SEE in Lanzarote

Published on August 31, 2017

If you're looking for the most beautiful beaches in Lanzarote, then you needn't look further than Playas de Papagayo.

Best Beaches in Lanzarote and La Graciosa
Beach guide for Lanzarote

Best Beaches in Lanzarote and La Graciosa

Published on June 16, 2017

Lanzarote is one of the smaller islands in the archipelago, but you still get plenty of beautiful beaches to enjoy, from places that are ideal for relaxing and swimming, to beaches that are suitable for water sports such as windsurfing and kitesurfing. Actually, some of the best beaches in the Canary Islands are in the province of Las Palmas, meaning the islands of Gran Canaria, Fuerteventura and Lanzarote, plus the smaller set of islands close to Lanzarote.

101 Beaches in Tenerife: A Complete Guide to Tenerife
Beach guide for Tenerife

101 Beaches in Tenerife: A Complete Guide to Tenerife

Published on February 28, 2017

Tenerife - the largest of the Canary Islands and the most popular among tourists. With a beautiful weather all year round, Tenerife is a popular beach destination even during the winter months, when temperatures are still in the mid 20s range, especially in the south.

Playa de Las Gaviotas - Naturist friendly beach in Tenerife North
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Playa de Las Gaviotas - Naturist friendly beach in Tenerife North

Published on February 23, 2017

Located in the town with the same name, Las Gaviotas beach is charming and well worth a visit if you have a rental car and want to explore more of the north. It’s easy to get to Las Gaviotas from Santa Cruz and you can drive all the way to the beach, although there are not many parking spaces.

Playa Radazul - A lovely day at the beach close to Santa Cruz
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Playa Radazul - A lovely day at the beach close to Santa Cruz

Published on February 08, 2017

Playa Radazul is located in the center of the town with the same name, close to Santa Cruz and in the municipality of El Rosario. This beach is also known under the name of Litoral del Rosario.

Playa de La Nea - Great beach for families with kids in Tenerife North
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Playa de La Nea - Great beach for families with kids in Tenerife North

Published on February 08, 2017

Playa de La Nea is situated close to Santa Cruz de Tenerife, in the small resort called Radazul. Due to its proximity to the capital, many residents come to this beach, especially in the weekend during summer months. At other times the occupancy is low at this beach.

Playa San Telmo: Swim In The Natural Pools In Puerto de la Cruz
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Playa San Telmo: Swim In The Natural Pools In Puerto de la Cruz

Published on February 06, 2017

Located in the north of Tenerife in the town of Puerto de la Cruz, San Telmo beach is small compared to Playa Jardin and Martianez Beach, but it is ideal for swimming and it’s very popular among locals.

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