Canary Islands

La Geria Rubicon Besides the Obvious

The Malvasia Wine Route of La Geria, Lanzarote

This is a wine route on Lanzarote island following the path of the history along five strategic locations in La Geria Region, in the south of the island. This route has 7 stops: including 4 cellars and 3 nice towns. All together the path is 19km long, but you can get fun out of it …

Tasting Canarian Gastronomy

Tasting Canarian Gastronomy

After spending 3 weeks on the Canary Islands, we cannot move on without dedicating an article to tasting Canarian Gastronomy. Overall the Canarian food is made up of a variety of exquisite ingredients that are part of its traditional dishes. In the below list you can find our favorite typical Canarian dishes & drinks along with some recommended …

Teguise, Lanzarote Island, Spain

Teguise: white heritage and mahogany crosses in the old capital of Lanzarote

This is an article about Teguise town, one of the most important historic towns all over Canary Islands, Spain. Teguise is the largest municipality on the island, reaching both East and West coasts. Teguise town was the old capital of Lanzarote from the first half of XV Century to the second half of the XIX …

Vuelta a La Graciosa – A day trip on the 8th Canary Island

La Graciosa is one of the volcanic Canary Islands. It is located 2 km north of the island of Lanzarote, and it is administrated by the municipality of Teguise. The island is part of the Chinijo Archipelago. Its length is 8 km and the width is 4 km, making a total area of 29 km2. Only in …

Ferry stern

Naviera Armas goes bankrupt: bad news for travellers and locals

This is an article about the crisis of the passenger transport companies using the example of Naviera Armas, a famous Spanish ferry company. We have read on the journals this week that Naviera Armas, one of the giants of maritime transport, is going bankrupt. The rating agency Moody’s has lowered its rating from Caa2 to …

The perfect round trip on Lanzarote island – Top 15 spots to discover

When we had planned our stay on the Canary Islands, we decided to spend the first ten days on Fuerteventura island and from there to approach the island of Lanzarote via ferry, and ideally also to stay there for 10 days. Since it was the second island on our tour, frankly speaking, we focused more …

Arrecife, a stroll through a real capital on Lanzarote Island

This is an article about Arrecife on Lanzarote Island, Spain. Once you step on Lanzarote you immediately realize that is wealthy, organized, clean, nice and beautiful. White short cute houses contrasting with the black volcanic landscape. On the island there is only one small city, Arrecife, the capital of Lanzarote, very different from the cute …

Jandia Peninsula: the wild welcoming South on Fuerteventura Island

Jandia Peninsula is deserted, still wild and completely amazing. It was not until the beginning of the 20th century when that area began to develop with some agriculture, livestock and salt mining. The first hotel opened its gate to customers in 1966. Currently now, Morro Jable is the main town in the whole island to …

Vuelta a Fuerteventura: Top 20 spots to make the perfect roundtrip around this Canary island

If you have only a limited time on Fuerteventura island, here you can find the perfect itinerary with the Top 20 spots that you cannot miss out on. The route starts from the North, following the path on the Western coast, down to the South, and coming back on the Eastern coast to the North. …

Ajuy, the hidden gem of the wild West Coast of Fuerteventura

This article is about Ajuy, a hidden gem on the West coast of Fuerteventura Island in Canary Islands, Spain. There are very few villages on the estern coast of the island. Fuerteventura seems to be developed just on the East part, thinking mainly on the extraordinary fishing bank in between the island and the African …

Corralejo, Fuerteventura

Corralejo, the Northern Star of Fuerteventura. 7 things to do within a 4-day-long visit.

This article is about Corralejo, the main touristic spot in the north of Fuerteventura Island in Canary Islands, Spain. Corralejo is currently catchy, cute and funny. It has everything you need to spend the perfect vacation either if you come in a couple, with a group of friends, family or even alone. It does not …