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Lanzarote: Land of Caves, Craters and Cactus

Added by Melissa Nash May 27, 2013
This hugely popular destination located in the Canary Islands is a beautiful Spanish island, surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean. Believed to be the first Canary Island to become inhabited, today, it provides a very pleasant home to not only about 100,000 Spaniards, but a number of other nationalities who have been drawn to the land…Read more

Exploring the Canary Islands: a sketch of Fuerteventura and Lanzarote

Added by Guest Author November 18, 2011
The Canary Islands are officially a territory of Spain, but while the locals certainly speak Spanish, the Canaries are in fact much closer to North Africa than they are to the Iberian Peninsula. This geographical location means that Canary Islands like Lanzarote and Fuerteventura can be comfortably explored all year round, as the…Read more

Backpacking in the Canary Islands: an introduction to Tenerife

Added by Guest Author November 18, 2011
Europe is a diverse continent in terms of language and culture, and also terrain. While the Mediterranean is the default choice for sunny summer holidays for many northern Europeans, the Canary Islands in the Atlantic Ocean, such as Tenerife and Gran Canaria, offer both year-long sunshine, and natural conditions which provide…Read more