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Guide to Fasnia: Roque de Fasnia and other things to do in the area

THINGS TO DO - November 07, 2017

Fasnia is a municipality in the southern part of Tenerife, very different from the busy tourist resorts, but still worth a visit if you're after some peace and quiet. With less than 3000 permanent inhabitants in total, Fasnia attracts visitors looking for a place to relax and enjoy quiet moments, ...

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Guide to Garachico: Things to do in Tenerife's most charming town

THINGS TO DO - November 06, 2017

Garachico was once Tenerife's most prosperous port and it had commercial connection with Europe, as well as Africa and the Americas. Unfortunately, the town has suffered a series for unfortunate events, including one of the most severe eruptions in Tenerife's history, which has altered the course of ...

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Guide to Puerto de la Cruz: things to do and places of interest

THINGS TO DO - November 03, 2017

Did you know Puerto de la Cruz is the oldest tourist resort in Tenerife? The town of Puerto de la Cruz has always attracted foreign visitors, especially from Northern Europe, who come here during the winter months for the warm climate. Although not as warm as the resorts in the South of Tenerife, ...

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Things to do in Telde, Gran Canaria

THINGS TO DO - October 30, 2017

Telde is the second most populated city in Gran Canaria and it used to be the capital of the island before Las Palmas. The town is located in the southeast of the island, just 16 km south of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and very close to the island's airport. A bit about the history of Telde The city ...

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22 Things To Do In Lanzarote

THINGS TO DO - October 25, 2017

If you're planning a trip to Lanzarote and you want to go out and explore (which you definitely should do), then read our list of the best things to do on the island. Puerto del Carmen Discover the resorts - sightseeing in Lanzarote 1. Puerto del Carmen Puerto del Carmen is the largest and most ...

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Salt Museum in Fuerteventura

THINGS TO DO - October 16, 2017

At the Salt Museum in Fuerteventura (Salinas del Carmen) you get the chance to see first hand how salt is formed and processed. The Museum of Salt is located in the municipality of Antigua, close to Caleta de Fuste and it’s an interesting place to visit if you want to see something else ...

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Best Sunsets in Fuerteventura

THINGS TO DO - October 09, 2017

Fuerteventura is an island to be explored and discovered and it's easy to do so if you have a car hire. One of the most romantic adventures that you can have in Fuerteventura is to watch the sunset on one of its wild beaches on the west coast, where the waves come crushing into the volcanic rocks, ...

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15 Things to do in Caleta de Fuste

THINGS TO DO - October 09, 2017

Caleta de Fuste or El Castillo as some people know it, is a popular resort situated very close to the airport in Fuerteventura. The town is found on the east coast of the island, sort of in the middle, so it has a great position if you want to explore and discover more places while you are on ...

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Things to do in Gran Canaria when it's raining

THINGS TO DO - September 25, 2017

Although Gran Canaria it's known for its great weather and back to back hours of sunshine, sometimes it does happen to get some bad weather and rainy days. The island gets around 2 rainy days a month, but the autumn-winter season tend to get more rain than the summer months. However, Gran Canaria is ...

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5 Secret places in Lanzarote

THINGS TO DO - September 21, 2017

Lanzarote is mainly a destination for sun and beach lovers, but the island has so much to offer beyond the beautiful beaches and great weather. Most of the attractions in Lanzarote revolve around Cesar Manrique and his great influence on the island's development, so you may have hear already about ...

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10 Things To Do in Arrecife - Lanzarote

THINGS TO DO - September 18, 2017

Arrecife is the capital of Lanzarote and you can easily spend at least half a day walking around the city. There are plenty of things to do in Arrecife, from going to local markets to visiting an art museum situated in an old stone fortress. 1. Spend the morning at Arrecife Market The market in ...

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Canary Islands Flag

THINGS TO DO - September 18, 2017

The Canary Islands have had their own flag since the 10th of August 1982, established by the 10/1982 law. The reference in the law referring to the Canary Islands flag is the following: “The flag is formed by three identical stripes, with vertical orientation, with the colors: white, blue and ...

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11 Things to do in Playa Blanca, Lanzarote

THINGS TO DO - September 13, 2017

Playa Blanca is the southernmost resort in Lanzarote and it has grown quite a bit in the last few years, from the sleepy fishing village it once was. Planca Blanca is quieter compared to Puerto del Carmen and it's an ideal place for a family holiday in Lanzarote. You have great beaches within ...

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13 Things To Do in Corralejo, Fuerteventura

THINGS TO DO - September 12, 2017

Corralejo is situated in the very North of the island and it's probably the most popular resort in Fuerteventura. Here you will find great beaches, good food, an active nightlife and many things to do with the kids, if you're planning a family holiday to Fuerteventura. Top 13 things to do in ...

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Tenerife, the most visited Canary Island, with 1.8 ...

THINGS TO DO - September 11, 2017

The Canary Islands are one of the most popular destination in Spain, and they get an increasing number of tourists each year, as some of the other European destinations have fallen due to safety reasons. The Canaries have many returning visitors each year, but right now there are many people ...

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13 Things to do in Puerto del Carmen

THINGS TO DO - September 11, 2017

Puerto del Carmen is the most popular resort in Lanzarote and it has an ideal location, very close to the airport. If you're still trying to decide on where to stay in Lanzarote, read our list and see if the resort is a good fit for you. The town is divided in two: the old town and harbor and the ...

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Babymoon in Tenerife: Things to do in Tenerife when ...

THINGS TO DO - September 08, 2017

If you are pregnant and planning to go on holiday before the baby arrives, Tenerife is a great choice and you won't regret it. Why Tenerife is a good choice for a holiday while pregnant: Tenerife is part of Spain, which is part of the EU, so you don't have to worry about safety Good healthcare in ...

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The Colonel's Route in Fuerteventura

THINGS TO DO - September 04, 2017

For a unique trip through the history of Fuerteventura, you can attend the Coronel's Route tour in the village of La Oliva. Casa de los Coroneles - Fuerteventura The Colonel's Route in Fuerteventura / Ruta de los Coroneles Every Tuesday and Friday from 10:00 to 14:00 Where: La Oliva, Fuerteventura ...

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Loro Park and Siam Park - no. 1 in the world for 2017 ...

THINGS TO DO - August 29, 2017

Each year Tripadvisor presents its Travelers' Choice Awards for many categories and for 2017 Tenerife seems to be on top with 2 theme parks being names as number 1 in the world in their respective category. The distinction is given according to travelers' vote, so the parks have gotten these awards ...

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Best time to visit Lanzarote

THINGS TO DO - August 29, 2017

Lanzarote, as the rest of the Canary Islands, is a year round destination, so anytime you'll decide to come over, it will most likely be sunny and warm. Depending on the season and public holidays, a visit to Lanzarote will seem like a different experience and it all depends on what you're actually ...

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What to wear in Tenerife - Packing advice

THINGS TO DO - August 28, 2017

Tenerife is advertised as the island of the eternal spring, so people are often confused as for what to pack for their holiday. How differently should you pack for Tenerife in December compared to what you should bring for a holiday in June for example? If you still aren't decided in regards to your ...

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Best Canary Island to visit - Which one to choose?

THINGS TO DO - August 28, 2017

If we lived in a ideal world, we wouldn't have to have to choose between travel destinations and we would simply go everywhere we wanted. In the real world, where we actually live, we have to make a choice for our holiday based on time, the activities we what to do and also financial reasons. The ...

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Best time to visit Tenerife

THINGS TO DO - August 23, 2017

Tenerife is the largest and most popular of the Canary Islands and during the past years tourism has grown, reaching 6 million tourists in 2016. With these numbers, it's clear that the island has become very busy and you should think well before deciding when to come to Tenerife. When to visit ...

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Things to do with kids in Lanzarote

THINGS TO DO - August 15, 2017

Planning a family holiday in Lanzarote and you're wondering if it's the right destination? Lanzarote is a great destination for people of all ages, because you have the beautiful beaches, the spectacular views, good food, cultural activities and the island is small enough that it's easy to drive ...

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Things to do in Fuerteventura when it rains

THINGS TO DO - July 31, 2017

Everybody goes to Fuerteventura for the sun and to enjoy some of the best beaches in Spain, right? While it's true that the island gets a lot of sunny days and great temperatures all year round, sometimes it just happens to get a few days of rain also. As a visitor it's not what you'd want during ...

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Things to do in Lanzarote when it's raining

THINGS TO DO - July 26, 2017

Most people come to Lanzarote for the beautiful weather, even in winter, when it's still possible to sunbathe and swim in the ocean. Although it's sunny and nice most days, sometimes it starts raining even in Lanzarote and that's when the question comes to mind: what to do in Lanzarote when it ...

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Things to do in Tenerife when it's raining

THINGS TO DO - July 21, 2017

Tenerife has a great weather all year round - it's one of the main reasons why it's so popular and loved by tourists all over Europe. But ever so often, even Tenerife gets a few rainy days, especially during the winter months. It's true that the south of Tenerife gets far less rainy days compared to ...

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Tenerife in December - Real photos and things to do

THINGS TO DO - July 07, 2017

We get this question quite often here at Guide to Canary Islands: what's the weather like in December? How warm will it be? Let's also not forget: which is the warmest Canary Island in winter? Where should I go to get my winter tan? Weather in Tenerife in December If hot and sunny is what's you're ...

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Things to do in Costa Adeje

THINGS TO DO - June 30, 2017

The South of Tenerife is where most of tourism on the island is concentrated, due to the great sunny weather all year round. Costa Adeje is therefore situated right in the heart of the action, close to both Playa de las Americas and Los Cristianos, the other 2 popular resorts in the south. If you're ...

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Things To Do in Teguise, Lanzarote

THINGS TO DO - March 03, 2017

Teguise is considered the oldest town in the Canary Islands, dating back to the XIII th century. La Villa de Teguise as some locals still call it, was the capital of Lanzarote for over 450 years, up until 1852, when Arrecife became the new capital. Even today you shouldn't mention Arrecife as a ...

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Haria - Things To Do And See

THINGS TO DO - March 02, 2017

Haria is a small but beautiful village in the north of Lanzarote, with a population barely over 1000 people. A bit about the history of the village Haria is situated in the valley with the same name, also known as The Valley of The 1000 Palms. The legend says that in the past families used to plant ...

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Playa San Juan

THINGS TO DO - February 05, 2017

Playa San Juan is a small fishing village in the municipality of Guia de Isora, situated somewhere in between Costa Adeje and Los Gigantes. In the past the entire village used to live from fishing and the tuna factory, but in the past years the place has developed and tourism is now an important ...

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15 Images That Show Why La Palma Is Called Isla Bonita

THINGS TO DO - January 08, 2017

Where is La Palma? La Palma is part of the Canary Islands and although they are situated very close to the coast of Africa, the islands are part of Spain. The island of La Palma is really small, with an area of 706 km2, which makes it the 5th largest island of all 7 in the archipelago. You can get ...

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30 Amazing Photos From La Gomera That Will Make You ...

THINGS TO DO - January 07, 2017

No matter how many travel guides you read, this old saying is still true: a photo is worth 1000 words. For travel destinations this is 100% accurate, since all you need sometimes is a photo to make you want to discover a place you knew nothing about until that moment. So if the saying is true, then ...

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5 Things To Do in Puerto del Rosario, Fuerteventura

THINGS TO DO - January 06, 2017

Puerto del Rosario has been the capital of Fuerteventura since 1860 and it was previously called "Puerto de las cabras" (Port of the goats). The city is the largest on the island, with a population of around 30,000 people according to Wikipedia and it's the main port in Fuerteventura, with many big ...

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Things To Do With Kids in Fuerteventura

THINGS TO DO - January 05, 2017

Fuerteventura may seem at first a boring destination for family with children, but there's plenty to do and see around this beautiful island. Besides swimming and playing around the hotel pool, there are plenty of activities and places that cater for the needs of families with young children. These ...

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Discover El Hierro: The Smallest Island Of The Canary ...

THINGS TO DO - January 05, 2017

Where is El Hierro? El Hierro is the smallest of all the Canary Islands, with an area of only 268 km2. This island is also the furthest South and it's the ideal place for people looking to explore and relax in a place far from tourist crowds. The total population of the island is around 10 000 ...

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Photo competition: Memories of La Tinosa 2017

EVENTS - November 22, 2017

Tias Council has announced a photo competition in order to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Puerto del Carmen. Conditions to participate in the competition: Submit your photo between 6th November - 10th December 2017 All photos submitted must date before 1986 Photos can illustrate one of the ...

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Famara beach - best beach for surfing in Lanzarote

BEACH GUIDE - 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. Playa de Famara Playa de Famara - a beach ideal for surfing and other water sports Famara beach, with its 5 km of fine sand, is ...

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Charco de la Laja

BEACH GUIDE - 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. The north of the island is full of natural pools which were formed after the volcanic eruptions that occurred in the past. These places get filled with water and are perfect for ...

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Los Gigantes Carnival 2018

EVENTS - November 21, 2017

Dates for the 2018 Carnival in Los Gigantes: 23 February - 4 March 2018 The theme for the 2018 carnival in Los Gigantes is Fantasy. Controversy regarding the poster for the 2018 carnival In the month of November 2017 the winner of the competition for the carnival's poster was announced, and the ...

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New Year's Eve in Gran Canaria 2018

EVENTS - November 20, 2017

Gran Canaria is a great party destination in Europe, especially during the winter months when the rest of continental Europe is fighting snow, low temperatures and gloomy days with no sunshine. So...how is Gran Canaria in winter? Actually, Gran Canaria is one of the hottest Canary Islands during the ...

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New Year's Eve in Lanzarote 2018

EVENTS - November 15, 2017

If you're looking for a sunny winter break, then a trip to the Canary Islands might be exactly what you need: imagine a sunny Christmas in Lanzarote, followed by a New Year's Eve party at one of the nice restaurants in the island. Winter in Lanzarote One of the first questions people ask when ...

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Los Cristianos Carnival 2018

EVENTS - November 06, 2017

Los Cristianos is the host of one of the largest carnivals in the south of Tenerife and in 2016 aproximately 30000 have participated in the main event. Although the most popular carnival on the island is the one in Santa Cruz, many other towns and resorts celebrate their own carnivals, since ...

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Agatha Christie Festival 2017 in Puerto de la Cruz

EVENTS - November 02, 2017

One of the main events in November in Puerto de la Cruz (Tenerife) is dedicated to the great Queen of mystery and murder, in a week long event that is comprised of several activities. Agatha Christie has first visited Tenerife 90 years ago, when she fell in love with the amazing climate and the ...

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Christmas in Gran Canaria

EVENTS - October 31, 2017

A holiday in Gran Canaria is probably your best bet for a sunny and warm Christmas, along with the rest of the Canary Islands, which have the best climate in Europe during winter. If you want to know more about it read further regarding the hottest Canary Island, to get a better sense of how warm ...

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November - Wine Month in La Laguna, Tenerife

EVENTS - October 31, 2017

In 2017 the town of La Laguna will celebrate the 14th edition of the event November - Wine Month or Noviembre, Mes del Vino. This event is dedicated to the Tacoronte - Acentejo wine produced in the region and there are 36 wineries that produce this type of wine of Denominated Origin. 2017 has been ...

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Christmas in Playa Blanca 2017

EVENTS - October 30, 2017

Playa Blanca is the southernmost resort in Lanzarote and probably the most laid back of all. The sunny climate, the beaches and the views make it a great place to spend the winter holidays, especially when back home it's cold and grey. Temperatures in Playa Blanca at Christmas are usually above 20 ...

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Gran Canaria Carnival 2018

EVENTS - October 26, 2017

Gran Canaria is recognized as a great place for partying, so during the Carnival days the island is full of life, music and color. Everyone is invited to take part in the festivities and enjoy the free spirit of Gran Canaria! From North to South the entire island will be in a festive mood, so take ...

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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Carnival 2018

EVENTS - October 26, 2017

Gran Canaria has announced the dates and more details regarding the carnival in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, including the theme and the competition for the poster. Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Carnival Dates: 26 January - 18 February 2018 Carnival theme for the event in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria: ...

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Work starts at the new Siam Park in Gran Canaria

THEME PARKS - October 26, 2017

The famous Siam Park in Tenerife, named in 2017 as the best waterpark in the world, is going to have a sister park built on the island of Gran Canaria. The start of this project has been much anticipated, as it's believed that the park will attract a lot of tourists on the island. Siam Park in ...

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Aguimes Carnival 2018

EVENTS - October 26, 2017

Aguimes has been one of the first towns in Gran Canaria to announce the dates and the theme for the carnival in 2018. The theme was chosen as usually by the Carnival Commission. Aguimes Carnival 2018 Dates - between 3 - 25 February 2018 The theme for the event was announced back in May 2017. The ...

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Telde Carnival 2018

EVENTS - October 26, 2017

The City Council of Telde in Gran Canaria have recently organized a public vote on Facebook and Google Form in order to choose the theme for the carnival next year. The options were: China, Music Legends, The Jungle and The Wild West. The chosen theme for the 2018 Carnival in Telde had been chosen ...

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Christmas in Tenerife 2017

EVENTS - October 25, 2017

Some dream of a white Christmas... but not the people who are thinking of spending their holidays in Tenerife. They are dreaming of a warm and sunny Christmas and if you're reading this, you're probably one of them as well. Weather in Tenerife at Christmas The Canary Islands are blessed with the ...

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Halloween in Gran Canaria 2017

EVENTS - October 20, 2017

With Halloween fastly approaching, there are lots of events and parties announced in Gran Canaria for the spookiest night of the year. Halloween parties for kids in Gran Canaria Most of the big hotels will have some sort of activities and events for kids during the day as part of their entertainment....

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Halloween in Tenerife 2017

EVENTS - October 20, 2017

Tenerife is an island focused on tourism, so it's no wonder that as a tourist destination it has embraced quickly holidays such as Halloween. When you're on holiday somewhere, any reason to party and have more fun is quickly accepted. Do people get dressed up on Halloween in Tenerife? As the holiday ...

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Las Teresitas will become a dog friendly beach in 2018

BEACH GUIDE - October 19, 2017

The City Council of Santa Cruz de Tenerife has announced the fact that starting from 2018 dogs will be allowed to go in the ocean on the beach of Las Teresitas. The council has allocated a budget of 25 000 euros in order to create an area dedicated to dogs on the beach Las Teresitas. View of Las ...

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Halloween in Lanzarote 2017

EVENTS - October 19, 2017

Just imagine Halloween day under the sunny sky of Lanzarote, even at the end of October... Carving pumpkins, dressing up in costumes and going to scary parties...all is possible in Lanzarote, as the Halloween holiday has grown more popular in the past few years. The LIDL stores in Lanzarote have ...

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First Edition of Wave Market in Corralejo in 2017

EVENTS - October 19, 2017

The Wave Market event represents a way to bring together various activities such as gastronomy, music, fashion, accessories, decoration, kids workshops and many more. The first edition of Wave Market will be happening in 2017 in the north of Fuerteventura, in Corralejo. Wave Market 2017 in Corralejo ...

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Halloween in Fuerteventura 2017

EVENTS - October 18, 2017

Halloween wasn't a big thing in Fuerteventura until the recent years, when this holiday has started gaining popularity in the Canaries as well. There are various activities organized for kids, some of them in the commercial centers, some on the beach and also parties at night for adults. Some people ...

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Events for residents in the Canary Islands regarding ...

EVENTS - October 16, 2017

Are you a resident in the Canary Islands? You can learn more info about “The UK and Spain: Beyond Brexit” by participating in this event on the island where you reside.The British Consulates in the Canaries will hold a series of events especially for residents with guest speaker Tim ...

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Fuerteventura International Kite Festival 2017

EVENTS - October 12, 2017

In 2017 the International Kite Festival in Fuerteventura will celebrate its 30th edition since it first launched in 1987. The event has started 30 years ago and it was simply a gathering put together by people who were passionate about kite flying and since then it has grown with each edition, into ...

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Shopping in Fuerteventura

SHOPPING - October 11, 2017

The shopping experience in Fuerteventura has changes a lot in the last few years, with more big brands coming to the market and new stors opening all over the island. From shopping center, to local shops and markets, now the locals and tourists as well have access to various products and brands, ...

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Blues Festival in Corralejo 10th Edition: from 19 to ...

EVENTS - October 10, 2017

Cultural October in the municipality of La Oliva, Fuerteventura Blues is coming to the streets of Corralejo between 19 and 21 October in an epic event that will celebrate this year its 10th Edition. Corralejo Blues Festival: 19 - 21 October 2017 location: Patricio Calero Square Shanna Waterstown ...

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Tenerife Carnival 2018 - All You Need To Know

EVENTS - October 08, 2017

The 2018 Carnival in Santa Cruz de Tenerife has already been announced and here you can find the dates, program and all you need to know about it! The theme of the Tenerife Carnival in 2018 was up for public voting until 31 march 2017. The theme from which the public could choose were: Carnival on ...

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Fuerteventura Carnival 2018

EVENTS - October 06, 2017

Fuerteventura is celebrating carnival season along all the other Canary Islands, with celebrations in all the major cities and resorts: Corralejo, Caleta de Fuste, Puerto del Rosario, Morro Jable. Carnival dates are usually announced a few months ahead of the event, which customarily takes place ...

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Cocktail Competition 2017 in Corralejo, Fuerteventura

EVENTS - October 06, 2017

This event will take place between October 7h - October 14th in Corralejo, Fuertevetura. 40 talented contestants will participate in this event, creating new cocktails for the competition. Cocktail Contest 2017 / Concurso de Cocktails - in Corralejo, Fuerteventura: 7, 13 & 14 October 2017 ...

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Markets in Lanzarote

SHOPPING - October 04, 2017

Most of the towns and resort in Lanzarote have a weekly market going on, so if you want to do some shopping while on holiday, you can spend a few hours browsing through the stalls. Teguise market on Sundays A list of Lanzarote Markets Sunday Market in Teguise from 9:00 to 14:00 The market in Teguise ...

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Natural pools in Lanzarote

BEACH GUIDE - 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. And if you want a change of scenery from your hotel pool or the city beaches, you can go and swim in one of the natural pools of Lanzarote. Punta ...

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Tapas Fair in Puerto del Carmen 2017

EVENTS - September 29, 2017

This weekend there's a culinary event happening in Puerto del Carmen called Tapa’s Fair - The taste of tradition or Feria de la Tapa. Feria de la Tapa - Tapas Fair in Puerto del Carmen: 30 September - 1 October 2017 Location: Plaza del Varadero / Varadero Square in Puerto del Carmen When: ...

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Natural pools in Fuerteventura

BEACH GUIDE - 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. But if you want a different experience, you can go an swim in one of the natural pools in Fuerteventura. Some of these pools are better to be visited during ...

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Nudism in Fuerteventura

BEACH GUIDE - 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. Nudism is allowed all over Fuerteventura, which makes it a naturist friendly destination, but there are 2 exceptions from this rule: nudism is ...

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Weddings in Tenerife - how can you get married on the ...

EVENTS - September 27, 2017

Tenerife is known as the island of the eternal spring, with great weather all year round, so it's not a surprise that many couples dream of joining their destinies over here. And since you're already on a romantic island in the middle of the Atlantic ocean, you can consider it as your honeymoon also ...

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Mirador del Rio - Lanzarote

NATURE & OUTDOORS - September 26, 2017

Useful info about Mirador del Rio - ticket price, schedule Address: 35500 Lanzarote, Las Palmas, Spain Mirador del Rio entrance fee: Adults: 4,50 Euros; Children 7-12: 2,25 Euros. Resident in the Canary Islands: Adults, 3,60 Euro; Childs, 1,80 Euro. If you plan on visiting several attraction points ...

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Fiestas de Costa Teguise 2017

EVENTS - September 26, 2017

It's fiesta time in Costa Teguise! Lots of activities planned for the next days: dancing, music, sports and even theater acts! Fiestas de Costa Teguise 2017: 25 September - 1 October 2017 SCHEDULE Tuesday, 26 September 19:00 - Nocturnal walk with Astronomia Lanzarote at 7 PM. Starts from the civic ...

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I Love Music Festival 2018

EVENTS - September 25, 2017

I Love Music Festival is the main electronic music festival in Tenerife. In 2018 the festival will celebrate its 9th edition. The dates for the I Love Music Festival 2018 in Tenerife: 30 March - 1 April Promoter: Farra World This is an outdoor event, that takes place in Costa Adeje in the south of ...

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Puerto de la Cruz Carnival 2018

EVENTS - September 25, 2017

The Carnival in Puerto de la Cruz is one of the largest events happening on the island, just after the carnival in Santa Cruz de Tenerife. This is today an event of international importance and tens of thousands of people come each year to take part in the main activities: Burial of the sardine ...

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Traditions Day in Arona 2017

EVENTS - September 22, 2017

Dia de las Tradiciones or Traditions Day is an important event in September in Tenerife, that will take place in the historical center of Arona. This is a family friendly event, with plenty of activities during the day and with free shuttle buses available from different points on the island. Dia de ...

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La Pared - Fuerteventura

BEACH GUIDE - September 21, 2017

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. If you plan to go and visit the town there aren't many things to do or see, maybe just a ...

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Giniginamar - a secluded village in Fuerteventura

BEACH GUIDE - 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. From the FV-2 highway you have to exit on to FV-525 road, a few km south from Gran Tarajal and then follow the course of the road up to Giniginamar. Most of ...

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How windy is Fuerteventura really?

BEACH GUIDE - September 20, 2017

The wind in Fuerteventura: a topic that never ends and a question that we hear often - how windy is it really? The first clue is in the name: Fuerteventura translates to "strong wind", so this should be your first indication towards the fact that the island does get some wind. But, how bad is it ...

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InfoPlayas Fuerteventura - an app to inform about ...

BEACH GUIDE - 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. There have been many problems with the microalgae in Tenerife this summer and the situation continues to persists, so this a way to keep ...

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Things to do in El Cotillo, Fuerteventura

BEACH GUIDE - September 18, 2017

El Cotillo is situated on the North West coast of Fuerteventura and is one of the best beaches on the island. El Cotillo beach was voted number 4 most beautiful beach in Europe according to Tripadvisor users and it is truly a small paradise, with all the lagoons and crystal clear waters. The village ...

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Piedra Playa (Playa del Castillo) in Fuerteventura

BEACH GUIDE - September 18, 2017

Piedra Playa, also known as Playa del Castillo is situated 1 km down south from the sleepy village of El Cotillo. This beach is flanked by Castillo El Toston, the fortress from where the locals used to keep a watch over the north coast of Fuerteventura. View from above of Playa Piedra (Playa del ...

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El Golfo, Lanzarote

NATURE & OUTDOORS - September 15, 2017

El Golfo - the green lagoon On the south west coast of Lanzarote, in the municipality of Yaiza, close to Los Hervideros (another must-see place on the island) you can find the Green Lagoon, also known as El Golfo. This place actually goes by many names and it's also called Charco de los Clicos or ...

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Los Hervideros - Lanzarote

NATURE & OUTDOORS - September 14, 2017

Los Hervideros area is situated on the west coast of Lanzarote, close to El Golfo and Salinas de Janubio. The name Los Hervideros literally translates to Boiling Waters and the place is a true spectacle of nature. The landscape consists of several caves that are carved in lava, similar to an ...

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Fuerteventura Markets

SHOPPING - September 13, 2017

Planning to spend a few hours at a street market during your holiday in Fuerteventura? Check out the list and find the one that sparks your interest! Corralejo Markets Acua Water Park - Flea Market - Every Tuesday & Friday - 9:00 - 14:00 El Campanario - Craft market with local handmade objects - ...

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Tetir Market in Fuerteventura

SHOPPING - September 13, 2017

Every three months, the sleepy village of Tetir fills up with people and energy in order to host the popular Tetir Craft Market, an event that brings together residents and tourists alike. The market takes place in the Public Square of Tetir, but it is impossible to miss it if you come here on the ...

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Poema del Mar, the incredible aquarium ready to be ...

THEME PARKS - September 08, 2017

Poema del Mar is the newest attraction ready to be launched in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria at the end of 2017. The aquarium Poema del Mar is a modern project, that wants to bring together innovation and new ways to conserve biodiversity, while offering a great experience for tourists visiting its ...

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Fiestas de La Pena 2017 in Fuerteventura

EVENTS - September 05, 2017

Fiesta de la Pena 2017: 9 - 24 September 2017 Celebrated in Vega de la Rio Palmas Like every September, a complex program of activities has been prepared in Fuerteventura in order to celebrate Nuestra Senora la Virgen de La Peña. During this period Fuerteventura is celebrating its patron ...

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La Gomera Carnival 2018

EVENTS - September 02, 2017

Planning your next trip to La Gomera? If you're thinking of a winter escape, why not come and visit the island while it's carnival season? Although the crowds are not as large as the ones in the capital of Tenerife, the atmosphere is still great and that is this party's main attraction. As usually, ...

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Papagayo Beaches - A MUST SEE in Lanzarote

BEACH GUIDE - August 31, 2017

If you're looking for the most beautiful beaches in Lanzarote, then you needn't look further than Playas de Papagayo. How to get to Playa Papagayo from Playa Blanca Situated inside Los Ajaches Natural Park, Papagayo beaches are located in the south of Lanzarote, very close to Playa Blanca - around ...

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Tenerife Oktoberfest in Puerto de la Cruz 2017

EVENTS - August 29, 2017

This weekend marks the start of a new exciting event in Tenerife - Oktoberfest 2017 in Puerto de la Cruz. The organizers have announced there will be plenty of music, concerts, good food and of course great beer. Read below to find out more about the schedule. Puerto de la Cruz Oktoberfest 2017: 1 - ...

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How to get the access permit for Mount Teide

NATURE & OUTDOORS - August 28, 2017

Mount Teide is the 3rd highest volcano in the world and the highest peak in Spain, so normally many of the visitors who come to Tenerife wish to go up to the top. In order to have access to the top of Mount Teide you need a permit, which can be obtained online ahead of time from the Reservas de ...

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Vuelta a Fuerteventura in Kayak 2017

SPORTS - August 23, 2017

This year's XIXth edition of Vuelta a Fuerteventura in Kayak will begin on Saturday, August 26, at 10:00 am, from the Insland's Nautical Center in Puerto del Rosario. In 2017 a total of 43 people have registered to participate, 18 of each will do only part of the entire route and the rest of 25 ...

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FUERTEBIKE 2017 - Mountain Bike Corralejo

SPORTS - August 23, 2017

FUERTEBIKE 2017 is one of the most important biking events in the Canary Islands, not just Fuerteventura, which this year will reach its IVth edition. There are 450 participants signed up by now from a total of 600 open spots. If you want to register to participate you should visit the official ...

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Lanzarote Carnival 2018

EVENTS - August 21, 2017

Each year, the Canary Islands celebrate carnival season between February - March and Lanzarote makes no exception from this rule. Each resort in Lanzarote has its own carnival and the dates differ, so check the list below if you are interested in a particular one. This article will be updated as ...

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Tias Town Council organizes a cultural excursion from ...

TOURS - August 18, 2017

Tias Town Council has announced a cultural trip to the island of Los Lobos and anyone who wants to participate has to sign up with the Culture Department (Departamento de Cultura). Excursion from Playa Blanca (Lanzarote) to Lobos Island – September 10th 2017 Departure port: Playa Blanca Date: ...

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Faro del Toston, Fuerteventura

NATURE & OUTDOORS - August 02, 2017

Faro del Toston is located close to El Cotillo, only 5 km north from the small fishing village, in a place known either as Punta Ballena or as Punta Toston. The Toston Lighthouse was first used in 1987 and it is currently 30 m high - when it was first constructed it was only 7 m high. Together with ...

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Carnival Los Indianos in Santa Cruz de La Palma 2018

EVENTS - August 01, 2017

Date for Los Indianos Carnival - 12 February 2018 This year the big White Party in Santa Cruz de La Palma will be celebrated on the 12th of February, filling the streets with music, dancing and...talcum powder of course! Fiesta de los Indianos dates back to the times when people returned to their ...

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Events in Playa Blanca - August 2017 Edition

EVENTS - August 01, 2017

August will be a busy month in the municipality of Yaiza, a month mainly dedicated to youth and sporting activities for kids and people of all ages as well. Events in Playa Blanca, Lanzarote - August 2017 - Schedule & Info 7 & 8 August - Skateboarding Workshop Dedicated to all the kids and ...

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Snow in Tenerife - How often does it happen?

NATURE & OUTDOORS - July 31, 2017

The eternal question...does it snow in Tenerife? If yes...when? And how often? This question keeps coming up as often as the one regarding the weather in Tenerife in December. Or the one regarding which Canary Island is the warmest during winter. First of all, since we're talking about the weather, ...

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Events in Tenerife in August 2017

EVENTS - July 27, 2017

August will be a month full of events in Tenerife, so if you're coming on holiday to the island why not participate in some of them? What's going on: Tenerife Events - August 2017 4 August 2017 - Melendi Concert in San Cristobal de La Laguna 21:00 h Santiago Martin Stadium Melendi will be in concert ...

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Montana de Tindaya - Fuerteventura's Sacred Mountain

NATURE & OUTDOORS - July 26, 2017

Tindaya is a unique and special place in the Canary Islands because it's a mix of legends, biodiversity, history and an area with great archeological significance. General Information about Montana de Tindaya (Tindaya Mountain) It is classified as a Natural Monument and protected by special laws ...

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Maspalomas Carnival 2018

EVENTS - July 25, 2017

Another carnival in the Canary Islands has been announced: The International Carnival of Maspalomas. If you're also interested in the festival happening in the capital, see the dedicated page for the Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Carnival 2018. Maspalomas Carnival Dates: 2 March - 11 March 2018 ...

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Walking in Lanzarote: Timanfaya National Park Walks

NATURE & OUTDOORS - July 25, 2017

The best way to discover a new place is to just walk and interact with its people, its culture and its nature and that's exactly what you should do if you want to get to know more about the island of Lanzarote. Due to the good weather all year round, walking in Lanzarote can be a fun activity for ...

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Beach Party 2017 in Caleta de Fuste

EVENTS - July 24, 2017

A new edition of the Beach Party was announced this year in Caleta de Fuste by the Ayuntamiento de Antigua. The event will include concerts and a big party on the beach, so all the more reasons for visitors to have a great time during their holiday in Fuerteventura. Beach Party in Caleta de Fuste, ...

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Puerto del Carmen Carnival 2018

EVENTS - July 17, 2017

News of the 2018 Carnivals in Lanzarote are starting to come up, after a few weeks ago we found out more regarding the Arrecife Carnival. For the moment, we only have the dates for the Carnival in Puerto del Carmen, as no further details have been released yet by the city council. Puerto del Carmen ...

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Fiestas del Carmen in Valle Gran Rey - La Gomera 2017

EVENTS - July 11, 2017

This month Valle Gran Rey in La Gomera will join the celebrations for Fiestas del Carmen with a maritime procession, as well as musical acts with different bands and groups. Fiestas del Carmen in Valle Gran Rey - La Gomera: 16 - 22 July 2017 Schedule: Sunday, July 16th 10:00 - Activities will begin ...

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Arrecife Carnival 2018 - Vote online to help choose ...

EVENTS - July 04, 2017

Get ready for the fiesta, 'cause Lanzarote is starting preparations for the next set of Carnivals! Ayuntemiento de Arrecife has just announced the dates for the carnival next year in Arrecife and they also informed that there will be an online voting system in order to choose the thematic for the ...

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Fiestas del Carmen in Corralejo 2017

EVENTS - June 28, 2017

Ayuntamiento de la Oliva have announced the program for the upcoming Fiestas de Virgen del Carmen in Corralejo and now we have an official schedule for the events. The series of events will last for most of the month of July and will include an improv show, a night of party and of course a Gala for ...

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IKEA will open a store in Fuerteventura

SHOPPING - June 27, 2017

According to the newspaper Onda Fuerteventura, IKEA will open a large store in the Costa de Antigua Polygon. Up to this point IKEA had only a pick-up point in Fuerteventura, instead of an actual store like the other islands of Tenerife, Gran Canaria and Lanzarote. The new store will have around 4200 ...

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Fuerteventura en Musica 2017

EVENTS - June 20, 2017

The festival Fuerteventura en Musica (FEM) has already been confirmed as they announced the dates for the 2017 edition. The organizational work has already started and soon we will know the first names of the artists that will perform during the event. Fuerteventura en Musica 2017 Dates - El ...

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Events in Gran Canaria in July 2017

EVENTS - June 20, 2017

Gran Canaria Wind and Waves Festival - 8 July to 16 July 2017 Windsurf World Cup - Festival Pozo Izquierdo The registration for the championship will start on Sunday, July 9th and during the day time you will be able to see the participants competing and at night there will be music and other ...

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Events in Tenerife in June 2017

EVENTS - June 20, 2017

Midsummer Night Bonfires - 23 June On the 23rd of June we celebrate the summer solstice and there are many legends are myths surrounding this date. On the night of June 23rd it is traditional in Tenerife to light bonfires on the beach, celebrating a new beginning and hoping for better things in the ...

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Best Beaches in Lanzarote and La Graciosa

BEACH GUIDE - 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 ...

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Fiesta del Mar 2017 in Costa Teguise, Lanzarote

EVENTS - June 16, 2017

The Department for Tourism has announced a new event for June, organized in Costa Teguise - Lanzarote. Fiesta del Mar - Playa de las Cucharas, Costa Teguise - 24 June 2017 The event will be held on the beach of Las Cucharas and will include lots of activities, from sports to dancing. 11:00 - 17:00, ...

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Hiking in Puerto del Carmen - Lanzarote, on Dia de ...

NATURE & OUTDOORS - May 22, 2017

In order to celebrate Dia de Canarias (30th May 2017), the Council of Tias invites tourists and residents also, to explore more of the coastline and discover the natural beauty of Lanzarote. Photo source: Ayuntamiento de Tias website Hiking from Puerto del Carmen to Puerto Calero - 28 May 2017 ...

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Baile Canario in Corralejo 2017

EVENTS - May 01, 2017

The Council of La Oliva has announced that the event Baile Canario in Corralejo for 2017 will be celebrated on 26 May, in anticipation of Dia de Canarias (30 May). Baile Canario Corralejo, Fuerteventura - 26 May 2017, 21:00 h This year the event will start at 9 PM (21:00 h) in Patricio Calero Square ...

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Fiestas de Mayo 2017 in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

EVENTS - April 24, 2017

During the month of May, the capital of Tenerife will be celebrating its tradition and culture, especially since the city will also celebrate 523 years of existence and history. The Council of Santa Cruz de Tenerife has announced the complete program for Fiestas de Mayo 2017 and it is full of music ...

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Festivities in Villaverde in honor of San Vicente ...

EVENTS - April 11, 2017

Villaverde will start celebrations in honor of San Vicente Ferrer, the patron of the local church. These festivities will last for a week and will include sports, activities for children and also live music. Program for the San Vicente Ferrer Fiesta in Villaverde: 17 - 23 April 2017 This event will ...

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Warmest Canary Island During Winter - Where should you ...

NATURE & OUTDOORS - April 07, 2017

The Canary Islands have become a very popular destination during the last years, especially during the winter months. Where to holiday in December in Europe Most of continental Europe has cold weather during the winter months, so the Canary Islands represent a great choice for a sunny holiday in ...

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Free Walking Tour in Teguise, Lanzarote

TOURS - April 05, 2017

Teguise is the old capital of Lanzarote and a place full of history so a walk through the historic center is like going back in time hundreds of years ago. The town still preserves a lot of buildings with architecture from the XVIII and XIX century and it seems stuck in time, in the year 1852 when ...

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Easter in Fuerteventura 2017

EVENTS - April 03, 2017

Easter is a big holiday in Spain, so the Canary Islands are a popular destination for tourists during this time. There are lots of religious events in the weeks before Easter, but the most important ones happen during the Holy Week, which this year is between 10 - 16 April 2017. Semana Santa El ...

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Caleta de Fuste April Fair 2017

EVENTS - March 28, 2017

Caleta de Fuste will celebrate this year the typical Sevillan fiesta with flamenco dance, music and beautiful floats. In the entire municipality of Antigua there are residents from many cultures, so it is important to celebrate diversity, especially when there's music and dancing involved. Program ...

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Events in Tenerife - April 2017

EVENTS - March 28, 2017

Visiting Tenerife in April this year? Here's what's going on and what events are happening in Tenerife this month! Tegueste Routes: 7 - 29 April 2017 7 April - Vinos, tapas y carretas - on this day the route will be about Wine, Tapas and Floats 22 April - La labor del Carretero - this route is about ...

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Easter in Tenerife 2017

EVENTS - March 27, 2017

Easter Sunday in 2017: 16 April Easter Week or Semana Santa: 9 April - 15 April Easter is an important holiday in Tenerife and in all of Spain, so there are many religious celebrations organized for this event. Each district has its own program, but the most well known processions take place in the ...

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Castillo de Lara - El Pinar - Barbecue Area in ...

NATURE & OUTDOORS - March 23, 2017

The area of Castillo de Lara is probably the greenest part in Fuerteventura, situated inside the Betancuria Rural Park at an altitude of 450m. This is a very unique and hidden place in Fuerteventura, so you will not find many tourists. On most days you won't find anyone here actually, so you will ...

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Lanzarote Carnival 2017

EVENTS - March 22, 2017

Every year, between the months of January and March, Lanzarote is a festive mood, with all the fiestas and carnivals that are happening around the island. This year the main events will take place in Arrecife, Puerto del Carmen, Playa Blanca and Costa Teguise. Arrecife Carnival 2017 Dates for the ...

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Apasionate in El Medano, Los Abrigos and Granadilla

EVENTS - March 20, 2017

The Council for the municipality of Granadilla de Abona has announced a series of cultural events, which will take place between 7 and 15 of April this year. All the events are free to participate in and they will be spread out between 3 towns in the municipality: El Medano, Los Abrigos and ...

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5 secret places and unusual attractions in ...

NATURE & OUTDOORS - March 17, 2017

Fuerteventura is well known for its amazing beaches, with hundreds of km of coastline and turquoise waters, but there's so much to do and see around the island! If you want a break from laying in the sun and are willing to go out and explore, try one of these secret and unusual places. They are away ...

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Disney starts shooting in Fuerteventura for the new ...

EVENTS - March 17, 2017

As it was announced a few months back, Fuerteventura will become for the next few weeks one of the Star Wars planets, while Disney and Lucas Films will start filming for the new Star Wars movie. The crew has started mounting the set, which will be based in the south of Fuerteventura, in the Jandia ...

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Cueva de los Verdes - Lanzarote

NATURE & OUTDOORS - March 15, 2017

Opening hours, address, ticket price at Cueva de los Verdes Address: 35520 Haría, Las Palmas, Spain Estimated duration for a visit: 1 hour Prices: Adults, 9 Euro; children, 7-12 years, 4,50 Euro; Resident in the Canary Islands: Adults, 7,20 Euro; Childs, 3,60 Euro Opening hours: daily from ...

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St. Patrick's Day Fuerteventura 2017

EVENTS - March 13, 2017

St. Patrick's Day is usually celebrated in Fuerteventura, especially in the north, in Corralejo, where there is a large community of Irish residents. All of the Irish pubs in Corralejo participate in the celebration of St. Patrick's day with live music, Irish stew and of course lots of Irish beer. ...

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El Cotillo Craft Market

SHOPPING - March 13, 2017

There is a new market in Fuerteventura, this time happening in the beautiful village of El Cotillo. El Cotillo Craft Market / Mercado Artesanal en El Cotillo When: Every Friday, from 17:00 to 20:00 Where: Plaza Publica del Cotillo What you will find: handmade objects, jewellery, decoration, ...

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Fuerteventura Craft Fair 2017

EVENTS - March 13, 2017

The anual Craft Fair in Fuerteventura, also known as Feria Insular de Artesania has reached its 30th edition in 2017. Craft Fair Fuerteventura 2017 / Feria Insular de Artesania When: 11 May - 14 May 2017 Where: Antigua, in the Recinto Ferial close to the windmill of Antigua What you will find: ...

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Semana Santa in La Laguna 2017

EVENTS - March 10, 2017

Semana Santa or The Holy Week in La Laguna represents a time when the entire town gets dressed up for the festivities and the churches get prepared for the large amount of people that arrive for the processions. Schedule for Semana Santa in La Laguna - 01 March until 15 April 2017 This year there ...

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Holi Lanzarote 2017 - Hindu Festival

EVENTS - March 02, 2017

This is an annual event in the resort of Puerto del Carmen, organized by the Hindu community. HOLI is celebrated to welcome the spring with lots of colors. It means the victory of the good over the evil. Holi Lanzarote 2017 - Hindu Festival in Puerto del Carmen: 26 March 2017 Hours: starting from ...

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Cheese & Goat Festival in Playa Blanca, Lanzarote 2017

EVENTS - March 01, 2017

This year will mark the 5th Edition for the Feria del Queso y la Cabra - Festival of Cheese & Goat in Playa Blanca, Lanzarote. This event has started back in 2013 and it has gained huge popularity among tourists and locals alike. The goat cheese specific to Lanzarote will be the star of the ...

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St. Patrick's Day Lanzarote 2017

EVENTS - February 28, 2017

The council of Tias has presented the poster and schedule for the celebration of St. Patrick's Day 2017 in Puerto del Carmen. The resorts has celebrated this day every year and everything is organized with the help of the Irish community in Lanzarote. Puerto del Carmen is the most popular resort ...

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Tapas & Wine Night in Playa San Juan 2017

EVENTS - February 28, 2017

This year, the tourism office for Guia de Isora will organize the 3rd edition for the Tapas & Wine Night in Playa San Juan. If you want to taste food specific to the region of Guia de Isora, you shouldn't miss this food festival in Playa San Juan. The event first started in 2015 and due to it's ...

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101 Beaches in Tenerife: A Complete Guide to Tenerife

BEACH GUIDE - 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. If you are wondering what are ...

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La Gomera Carnival 2017

EVENTS - February 27, 2017

Every island or the Canaries has its own carnival season and La Gomera is no exception to this rule. Although the parties are not as big as in Tenerife or Gran Canaria, they still attracted a good number of participants, both tourists and locals. The most important celebrations in La Gomera are held ...

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Tenerife Carnival 2017 - All You Need To Know

EVENTS - February 27, 2017

The Carnival in Santa Cruz de Tenerife is the biggest party in the Canary Islands, when all the fun moves out on the streets of the capital! Theme of the Tenerife Carnival in 2017: Carribean Carribean is the theme this year and the poster was designed by the artist Pepe Damaso. Santa Cruz de ...

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Canary Islands Rally 2017

EVENTS - February 25, 2017

This year will be the 41th edition of Canary Islands Rally (previously knows as El Corte Ingles Rally) and the event will be happening during the first weekend of May in Gran Canaria. Canary Islands Rally 2017 Dates - 4, 5 and 6 May 2017 in Gran Canaria The novelty for this year's edition will be ...

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

BEACH GUIDE - February 24, 2017

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 las Canteras, in the capital of Gran Canaria is no. 3 on the list, Playa de Maspalomas is no. 6 and the Lagoons of El Cotillo, in ...

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Playa de Las Gaviotas

BEACH GUIDE - February 23, 2017

Location: Las Gaviotas, municipality Santa Cruz de Tenerife Map: see on Google maps Beach type: Urban beach, Black sand Access: Easy access Facilities: None Nudist friendly: yes Lifeguards: No Parking: Yes Public Transport: No Wheelchair accessible: Yes Located in the town with the same name, Las ...

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Invictorock Corralejo 2017

EVENTS - February 17, 2017

Corralejo will start celebrating today the Invictorock 2017 Festival, where different groups and bands will perform a variety of music styles: Reggae, Ska, Punk, Rock, Heavy Metal, Folk and Rockabilly. Invictorock Corralejo 2017 Dates - 17 & 18 February 2017 Location: Plaza Patricio Calero Time: ...

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Los Cristianos Wine Festival 2017

EVENTS - February 16, 2017

Wondering what to do in Los Cristianos during you holiday here? If you're in Tenerife around mid February, then you can't miss the Wine Festival in Los Cristianos! Los Cristianos Wine Festival - 18 February 2017 Where: Paseo Maritimo Los Cristianos - Plaza la Pescadora When: 12:00 - 22:00 What: wine ...

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El Hierro Carnival 2017

EVENTS - February 16, 2017

Every island or the Canaries has its own carnival season and in El Hierro the main event happens in La Frontera, in the area Tigaday, the most commercial part of town. This year in the carnival will participate over 10 groups and floats and an orchestra and DJs will keep the party atmosphere going ...

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Troya Beach

BEACH GUIDE - February 15, 2017

Location: Playa de las Americas, municipality of Adeje Map: see on Google maps Beach type: Urban beach with dark golden sand Access: Easy access Facilities: Sunbeds, umbrellas, showers, toilets, bars and restaurants Nudist friendly: No Lifeguards: Yes Parking: Yes Public Transport: Yes Wheelchair ...

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Fuerteventura Windsurfing World Championship 2017

EVENTS - February 15, 2017

In 2017, for the 32nd year in a row, the World Cup Surfing Championship will take place in Fuerteventura, at the famous Sotavento beach. Playa Barca, part of Sotavento, is considered the perfect windsurfing spot in Fuerteventura. It is located only 200 m away from the Hotel Melia Gorriones and ...

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Maspalomas Gay Pride 2017

EVENTS - February 14, 2017

The event first started in Gran Canaria in 2001 and since then it kept growing every year, with thousands of people coming to the island just to participate. In 2017 it will be the 16th edition and it will be bigger than ever! In 2016 there were over 100 000 participants at the main parade and ...

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Dunas Festival - Summer Gay Festival Gran Canaria 2017

EVENTS - February 10, 2017

The Dunas Festival has a long standing tradition in Gran Canaria, celebrated for the first time in 2007. This year the festival will celebrate its 10th anniversary and you can expect a party like no other! Dunas Festival 2017 Dates: 10 - 15 August 2017 in Playa del Ingles The festival is always ...

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Elton John Concert in Gran Canaria 2017

EVENTS - February 09, 2017

The famous artist Elton John will come to the island of Gran Canaria for a long awaited concert this year! Date for the Elton John concert in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - 18 July 2017 Time: 20:30. Gates open at 19:30 Where: Gran Canaria Festival Rock 2017 at Gran Canaria Arena Elton John will be ...

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Playa Radazul

BEACH GUIDE - February 08, 2017

Location: Radazul, municipality El Rosario Map: see on Google maps Beach type: Urban beach, Black sand Access: Easy access Facilities: sun loungers, umbrellas, showers Nudist friendly: No Lifeguards: Yes Parking: Yes Public Transport: Yes Wheelchair accessible: Yes Playa Radazul is located in the ...

Playa de la nea

Playa de La Nea

BEACH GUIDE - February 08, 2017

Location: Radazul, municipality of El Rosario Map: see on Google maps Beach type: Urban beach, black sand Access: Easy access Facilities: Showers, waste bins, toilets Nudist friendly: No Lifeguards: No Parking: Yes Public Transport: Yes Wheelchair accessible: Yes Playa de La Nea is situated close to ...

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Challenge Gran Canaria Mogan 2017

EVENTS - February 08, 2017

This event is open to beginners also and it is a great way to start triathlons! Date for Challenge Gran Canaria - Mogan: 22 April 2017 The online registration process is open for: Short Triathlon: 1.9 km swimming, 45 km of cycling and 7 km run. Great for beginners and a good way to start triathlons! ...

Playa ancon

Playa El Ancon

BEACH GUIDE - February 07, 2017

Location: El Rincon, La Orotava Map: see on Google maps Beach type: Isolated, Black sand Access: Difficult access Facilities: none Nudist friendly: Yes Lifeguards: No Parking: No Public Transport: No Wheelchair accessible: No Similar to Playa El Bollulo and Playa Los Patos, Ancon beach is situated ...

Playa los patos

Playa Los Patos

BEACH GUIDE - February 07, 2017

Location: El Rincon, La Orotava Map: see on Google maps Beach type: Isolated, Black sand Access: Difficult access Facilities: none Nudist friendly: Yes Lifeguards: No Parking: No Public Transport: No Wheelchair accessible: No Playa Los Patos is located in the Orotava valley, more precise in the area ...

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I Love Music Festival Tenerife 2017

EVENTS - February 07, 2017

Coming to Tenerife for Easter break? Farra World starts the festive season with an entire weekend of music and party in Costa Adeje! Celebrate the 8th Edition of I Love Music Festival in Tenerife 2017! WHEN: 13 - 14 APRIL 2017 WHERE: Golf Costa Adeje 9 hours of festival with open bar 4 stages with ...

Playa bollullo

Playa Bollulo

BEACH GUIDE - February 06, 2017

Location: El Rincon, La Orotava Map: see on Google maps Beach type: Isolated, Black sand Access: Easy access Facilities: waste bins, bars Nudist friendly: No Lifeguards: No Parking: Yes Public Transport: No Wheelchair accessible: No Playa Bollulo is located in the north of Tenerife, close to the ...

Playa san telmo

Playa San Telmo

BEACH GUIDE - February 06, 2017

Location: Puerto de la Cruz Map: see on Google maps Beach type: Pebbles and black sand Access: Easy access Facilities: Showers, waste bins, bars Nudist friendly: No Lifeguards: No Parking: Yes Public Transport: Yes Wheelchair accessible: Yes Located in the north of Tenerife in the town of Puerto de ...

Playa de martianez

Playa Martianez

BEACH GUIDE - February 06, 2017

Location: Los Realejos Map: see on Google maps Beach type: fine grey sand beach Access: Easy access Facilities: Showers, toilets, waste bins, beach bar Nudist friendly: No Lifeguards: Yes Parking: Yes Public Transport: Yes Wheelchair accessible: Yes Playa Martianez is an urban beach in Puerto de la ...

Playa del socorro

Playa del Socorro

BEACH GUIDE - February 06, 2017

Location: Los Realejos Map: see on Google maps Beach type: fine grey sand beach Access: Easy access Facilities: Showers, toilets, waste bins, beach bar Nudist friendly: No Lifeguards: Yes Parking: Yes Public Transport: Yes Wheelchair accessible: Yes Playa del Socorro is situated on the north west ...

Playa chica santiago del teide

Playa Chica, Santiago del Teide

BEACH GUIDE - February 06, 2017

Location: Puerto Santiago, municipality of Santiago del Teide Map: see on Google maps Beach type: Urban beach with black sand Access: Easy Facilities: showers, waste bins Nudist friendly: No Lifeguards: No Parking: Yes Public Transport: Yes Wheelchair accessible: Yes Playa Chica is centrally located ...

Playa de la arena

Playa de La Arena

BEACH GUIDE - February 05, 2017

Location: Puerto Santiago, municipality of Santiago del Teide Map: see on Google maps Beach type: Exotic urban beach with dark black sand Access: Easy Facilities: Sun loungers, umbrellas, toilets, waste bins, showers Nudist friendly: No Lifeguards: Yes Parking: Yes Public Transport: Yes Wheelchair ...

Playa de abama

Playa de Abama

BEACH GUIDE - February 04, 2017

Location: The Ritz-Carlton Abama Hotel, municipality of Guia de Isora Map: see on Google maps Beach type: Secluded public beach with fine golden sand Access: You have to go through a private hotel property Facilities: Sunbeds, umbrellas, toilets, waste bins, showers Nudist friendly: No Lifeguards: ...

Playa las galletas

Playa Las Galletas

BEACH GUIDE - February 04, 2017

Location: Village of Las Galletas, municipality of Arona Map: see on Google maps Beach type: Urban beach with black sand and pebbles sand Access: Easy access Facilities: Sun loungers, umbrellas, toilets, waste bins, showers Nudist friendly: No Lifeguards: Yes Parking: Yes Public Transport: Yes ...

Playa del duque

Playa del Duque

BEACH GUIDE - February 04, 2017

Location: Costa Adeje, municipality of Adeje Map: see on Google maps Beach type: Urban beach with fine golden sand Access: Easy access Facilities: Sunbeds, umbrellas, toilets, waste bins, showers Nudist friendly: No Lifeguards: Yes Parking: Yes Public Transport: Yes Wheelchair accessible: Yes Playa ...

Playa torviscas beach

Playa Torviscas Beach

BEACH GUIDE - February 03, 2017

Location: Costa Adeje, municipality of Adeje Map: see on Google maps Beach type: Urban beach with fine golden sand Access: Easy access Facilities: Sunbeds, umbrellas, toilets, waste bins, showers Nudist friendly: No Lifeguards: Yes Parking: Yes Public Transport: Yes Wheelchair accessible: Yes Playa ...

Fanabe beach

Fanabe Beach

BEACH GUIDE - February 03, 2017

Location: Costa Adeje, municipality of Adeje Map: see on Google maps Beach type: Urban beach with fine sand Access: Easy access Facilities: Sunbeds, umbrellas, toilets, waste bins, showers Nudist friendly: No Lifeguards: Yes Parking: Yes Public Transport: Yes Wheelchair accessible: Yes Playa de ...

Playa honda

Playa Honda

BEACH GUIDE - February 03, 2017

Location: Playa de las Americas, municipality of Arona Map: see on Google maps Beach type: Urban beach with rocks and gravel Access: Easy access Facilities: Sunbeds, umbrellas, toilets, waste bins Nudist friendly: No Parking: Yes Public Transport: Yes Wheelchair accessible: Yes The name of Playa ...

Playa del camison

Playa del Camison

BEACH GUIDE - February 02, 2017

Location: Playa de las Americas, municipality of Arona Map: see on Google maps Beach type: Urban beach with fine and light colored sand Access: Easy access Facilities: Sunbeds, umbrellas, toilets, waste bins, showers Nudist friendly: No Lifeguards: Yes Parking: Yes Public Transport: Yes Wheelchair ...

Playa la tejita beach

La Tejita Beach

BEACH GUIDE - February 01, 2017

Location: El Medano, Granadilla de Abona Map: see on Google maps Beach type: Isolated with fine dark brown sand Access: Easy access Facilities: Sunbeds, umbrellas, toilets, waste bins Nudist friendly: Yes Lifeguards: No Parking: Yes Public Transport: Yes Wheelchair accessible: No Playa de La Tejita ...

Playa los gigantes beach

Los Gigantes Beach

BEACH GUIDE - February 01, 2017

Location: Los Gigantes, municipality of Santiago del Teide Map: see on Google maps Beach type: urban beach with black volcanic sand Access: Easy access Facilities: Sunbeds, umbrellas, showers, toilets, bars and restaurants Nudist friendly: No Lifeguards: Yes Parking: Yes Public Transport: Yes ...

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Las Teresitas Beach

BEACH GUIDE - January 31, 2017

Location: San Andres, Santa Cruz de Tenerife Map: see on Google maps Beach type: urban beach with Blue Flag Access: Easy access Facilities: Sunbeds, umbrellas, showers, toilets, bars and restaurants Nudist friendly: No Lifeguards: Yes Parking: Yes Public Transport: Yes Wheelchair accessible: Yes ...

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El Medano Beach

BEACH GUIDE - January 31, 2017

Location: El Medano, municipality Granadilla de Abona Map: see on Google maps Beach type: urban beach with Blue Flag Access: Easy access Facilities: Sunbeds, umbrellas, showers, toilets, bars and restaurants Nudist friendly: No Lifeguards: Yes Parking: Yes Public Transport: Yes Wheelchair ...

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Las Vistas Beach

BEACH GUIDE - January 30, 2017

Location: Los Cristianos, municipality of Arona - Tenerife south Map: see on Google maps Beach type: urban beach with Blue Flag Access: Easy access Facilities: Sunbeds, umbrellas, showers, toilets, bars and restaurants Nudist friendly: No Lifeguards: Yes Parking: Yes Public Transport: Yes Wheelchair ...

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Los Cristianos Beach

BEACH GUIDE - January 30, 2017

Location: Los Cristianos, municipality of Arona Map: see on Google maps Beach type: urban beach with golden sand Access: Easy access Facilities: Sunbeds, umbrellas, showers, toilets, bars and restaurants Nudist friendly: No Lifeguards: Yes Parking: Yes Public Transport: Yes Wheelchair accessible: ...

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Valentine's Day Tenerife Dinner Ideas 2017

EVENTS - January 30, 2017

On Valentine's Day, most restaurants and bars on the island have special promotions and menus, dedicated to couples who want to come and celebrate this day. If you are in Tenerife on Valentine's Day we have prepared a few ideas to make this a unique experience during your holiday. There are many ...

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Morro Velosa Statues

NATURE & OUTDOORS - January 27, 2017

The Morro Velosa Statues are situated in the Rural Park Betancuria, very close to the viewpoint with the same name: Mirador Morro Velosa. Mirador de Guise and Ayose or Mirador Corrales de Guize is situated at an altitudine of 600 m, in a place where you can see towards the north of Fuerteventura: ...

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Mirador Morro Velosa

NATURE & OUTDOORS - January 26, 2017

Mirador Morro Velosa is situated on the road between Antigua and Betancuria, at only 9 km of the old capital of Fuerteventura - Betancuria. The building itself is situated on the top of Tegu mountain (montana Tegu) at an altitude of 669 m. The view from the Morro Velosa viewpoint is breathtaking, as ...

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Fuerteventura Carnival 2017

EVENTS - January 24, 2017

Every year, between the months of January and March, Fuerteventura and the rest of the islands are dressing up for party and start celebrating their first big event of the year. This year the main events will take place in Corralejo, Puerto del Rosario, Caleta de Fuste and Morro Jable. Corralejo ...

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Gran Canaria Markets

SHOPPING - January 24, 2017

Gran Canaria is an ideal place for shopping during your holiday, as the island has over 20 weekly markets and a few annual ones. No matter where you are staying, you will be able to find a local flea market or craft market close by. In spanish these are called Mercado Artisanal or Mercadillos, ...

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

BEACH GUIDE - January 19, 2017

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. With less than 20 permanent residents, Puertito de los Molinos is often overlooked by tourists coming to Fuerteventura. But if you would like to ...

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Amazing Underwater Museum Opens On The Bottom Of The ...

NATURE & OUTDOORS - January 17, 2017

An underwater museum was inaugurated to the public on the 10th of January 2017 off the shore in Lanzarote, revealing scenes that depict the problems that our society faces today. Atlantico Museum is the creation of Jason deCaires Taylor, an international renowned sculptor, famous for his underwater ...

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The next Star Wars movie will be filmed in ...

EVENTS - January 16, 2017

In the last years Fuerteventura has become a popular choice among Hollywood directors, with movies like Exodus: Gods and Kings and Allied partially show on the island. In 2016, Brad Pitt and Marion Cotillard, his co-star in the movie Allied, have been filming in Fuerteventura for two days, on the ...

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Fuerteventura Beaches

BEACH GUIDE - January 14, 2017

Facts about Fuerteventura beaches Some of the best beaches in Europe for practicing water sports such as windsurfing and kitesurfing The best beaches for windsurfing are on the West Coast Many of the beaches in Fuerteventura are nudist friendly You can find both beaches with golden sand and beaches ...

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Authorities in Santa Cruz de Tenerife plan to ...

NATURE & OUTDOORS - January 11, 2017

The Council of Urbanism of the City of Santa Cruz de Tenerife has approved a new plan regarding the improvement of the Las Teresitas Beach, in an effort to develop this part of the coastline. The document is not definitive yet and it still needs to be debated within the next 45 days. If this process ...

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13 Best Beaches in the Canary Islands

BEACH GUIDE - January 10, 2017

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. The islands that are situated in the east part of the ...

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Loro Parque Tenerife

THEME PARKS - January 10, 2017

Loro Parque is probably one of the finest theme parks you will find in Europe, with lots of animals from different species. The park is situated in the north of Tenerife, in the city of Puerto de la Cruz. Visiting the park is a great idea for families with kids, but adults will enjoy it just as much....

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Jungle Park Tenerife

THEME PARKS - January 10, 2017

Las Aguilas Jungle Park is one of the 2 major zoological parks in Tenerife and it is situated in the south of the island, in the Arona municipality. The name Las Aguilas translated to The Eagles, since the park has a brilliant outdoor show with birds of prey. We visited the in December and it was ...

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World's Longest Promenade in Lanzarote

NATURE & OUTDOORS - January 08, 2017

Good news for residents or people interested to visit the beautiful island of Lanzarote! The world's longest seafront promenade will open in Lanzarote, surpassing the one in La Coruña. The promenade in La Coruña measures 13 km and holds the present record of thge longest promenade in ...

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Jameos del Agua - Lanzarote

NATURE & OUTDOORS - January 08, 2017

Jameos del Agua is a MUST SEE when visiting Lanzarote and it's probably the place that shows best the vision that Cesar Manrique had for the entire island. The white pool is what ties everything together and creates a contrast in the space. We can't say for sure, but it's said that only the King of ...

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Teguise Market - Lanzarote

SHOPPING - January 08, 2017

Teguise Market - Schedule: every Sunday, from 9:00 to 14:00 Teguise is the old capital of Lanzarote, and during the week it's a very quite town. But on Sunday Teguise comes to life and all the streets are filled with market stalls. Teguise Market is the biggest market in Lanzarote and probably one ...

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Maspalomas Beach And Sand Dunes - A Must See In Gran ...

BEACH GUIDE - January 07, 2017

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. The Maspalomas Sand Dunes occupy an ...

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The Three Kings Parade in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria ...

EVENTS - January 07, 2017

On the 5th of January 2017, the entire town of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria will celebrate the visit of the three wise men: Balthasar of Arabia, Melchior of Persia and Gaspar of India. Location: Santa Catalina Harbour Time: 12:00 The festivities will begin with the arrival of the three kings in the ...

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Oasis Park Fuerteventura

THEME PARKS - January 07, 2017

Oasis Park is situated in the town of La Lajita, in the south of the island. You can get here by car or by bus, since the park has its own shuttle that stops at the big hotels on the island. The park is a Zoo combined with a Botanical Garden specialized in tropical and sub tropical plants, cactus ...

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Corralejo Beach - Grandes Playas - And Dunes

BEACH GUIDE - January 07, 2017

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. Corralejo National Park While driving towards the town ...

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Faro de la Entallada in Fuerteventura

NATURE & OUTDOORS - January 07, 2017

Faro de la Entallada is situated near the village Las Playitas, on the east coast of Fuerteventura. This is the closest point to Africa on the island, at a distance of only 100 km of Cape Juby in Morocco. Since Fuerteventura is also the closest island to the African continent, this means that Faro ...

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Ajuy - Fuerteventura

NATURE & OUTDOORS - January 06, 2017

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 ...

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Mirador Sicasumbre - Viewpoint in Fuerteventura

NATURE & OUTDOORS - January 06, 2017

Mirador Sicasumbre is the first astronomical viewpoint in Fuerteventura, and it offers great views over the island. GPS Coordinates for Mirador Sicasumbre: 28.288064, -14.159556 Location: FV-605, 35628 Pájara, Las Palmas, Spain How to get to the Mirador Sicasumbre If you go on the road FV-605 ...

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Best Viewpoints in Fuerteventura

NATURE & OUTDOORS - January 06, 2017

If you want to explore Fuerteventura then you should rent a car and have a drive to see all the beautiful places. The landscape and the views are changing from coast to coast and there are many places worth seeing and exploring. Here's a list of the best viewpoints in Fuerteventura, places from ...

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The Barbary Ground Squirrels (Chipmunks) in ...

NATURE & OUTDOORS - January 04, 2017

The Barbary ground squirrel is typically found on the coast of western Sahara, in Morocco, Algeria and in the vicinity of the Atlas Mountain. These squirrels were brought to Fuerteventura more than 4 decades ago as pets. During this time they have managed to colonize the entire island. The Barbary ...

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Christmas in Lanzarote 2016: What To Do & Where To Go

EVENTS - January 04, 2017

Christmas in Lanzarote is a wonderful experience, with the island all decorated for the holidays and New Year's. You are almost guaranteed to have a sunny and warm Christmas if you decide to spend the holidays here. Last year in 2015, the temperature on Christmas Day was of 22 Celsius in Puerto del ...

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What To Do for New Year's Eve in Fuerteventura ...

EVENTS - January 04, 2017

If you're planning on spending New Year's Eve in Fuerteventura this year, then you have to attend one of the many parties organized on the island. Most of the large tourist resorts - Corralejo, Caleta de Fuste and Morro Jable have New Year's parties each year and fireworks at midnight. New Year's ...

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First Christmas Market in Maspalomas - Gran Canaria

EVENTS - January 03, 2017

It looks lile 2016 brings more interesting in Christmas events in the Canary Islands, as tourism grows and the local authorities are looking to offer more entertainment. This year will mark the beginning of the first Christmas Market in Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, between 16 - 18 December, organized ...

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First Christmas Market in La Laguna, Tenerife

EVENTS - January 03, 2017

The city of San Cristobal de La Laguna in Tenerife will host in 2016 it's first Christmas Market. The event will coincide this week with the celebration of 17 years since the city of La Laguna was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1999. Several documentaries will be shown to the public in ...

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What To Do on New Year's Eve in Tenerife 2016/2017

EVENTS - January 03, 2017

Tenerife is a very popular destination during the winter holiday, due to its beautiful weather and warm climate. If you're planning to spend New Year's Eve in Tenerife, we prepared a list of some of the parties and celebration happening on the island. There will be parties and fireworks in most of ...

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Castle Route in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

TOURS - January 03, 2017

The Castle Route in Santa Cruz de Tenerife is a guided tour happening on the first Saturday of each month, organized by Museos de Tenerife. The tour consists of visits to several edifices of cultural interest in the capital of Tenerife: first San Juan Castle, followed by the Casa de la Polvora ...

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The Three Kings Parade in Fuerteventura 2017

EVENTS - January 03, 2017

The arrival of the Three Kings is an important event in the Spanish Culture, with festivities taking place in almost any city in Spain. The celebration starts on the night of 5th January, with a parade called Cabalgada de los Reyes Magos.In Fuerteventura there are several parades, organized in every ...

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Cofete - Fuerteventura

BEACH GUIDE - January 02, 2017

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. Cofete is situated on the west coast, which has some of the most amazing and ...

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