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A Taste of Luxury in Fuerteventura

December 27, 2012 by  
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Although the second largest of the beautiful Canary Islands, Fuerteventura, is often seen as the little sister of the more recognized islands of Tenerife, Lanzarote and Gran Canaria. And whilst it has not seen development on the scale of its siblings, Fuerteventura still has so much to offer to holiday makers. It is well known as a haven for water sports enthusiasts and [...]

Visit Isla de los Lobos on Fuerteventura

October 18, 2012 by  
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Whilst on your holidays in Fuerteventura, especially if you are staying in the popular resort of Corralejo, it would be a worthwhile visit to the nearby Isla de los Lobos which can be clearly seen from Corralejo. This tiny island lies some 3km offshore from Corralejo and is claimed to be named after the wolf seals [...]

Why Are the Canary Islands So Popular?

August 9, 2012 by  
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The Spanish territory of The Canary Islands, located off the west coast of Africa, have long been a favourite holiday destination for tourists from around the world, particularly tourists from the UK, but what is it that makes them so popular? It may seem like a simple question to answer; sun, sea, sand (sangria for [...]

Where to Surf on Fuerteventura

December 15, 2011 by  
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Like Lanzarote, Fuerteventura is becoming very popular with surfers and there are many spots around the island which must be tried. The best time of year to visit is during the autumn and winter months, which are not much colder than in the summer, when the Atlantic swells are higher. The north and north-west coast [...]

Fuerteventura Travel Advice

September 20, 2011 by  
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Looking for a tropical location to enjoy a holiday away from the daily grind? Many people like to head south to the Canary Islands to partake in the sun and sights. One Canary Island that many people visit is Fuerteventura. If you’re an adventurous person who enjoys sports, then you might want to try windsurfing [...]

Visit The Parque Natural de las Dunas

September 19, 2011 by  
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The island of Fuerteventura is prone to strong winds, as its Spanish name implies, and as well as providing great opportunities for wind and kite surfing it has also created some amazing geological sites, the best of which can be found on the northeast corner of the island. The beach at Corralejo is the location [...]

A guide to the many Golf courses of Fuerteventura

September 15, 2011 by  
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Looking for a holiday destination with plenty of golf courses? Look no further than the following guide to Fuerteventura golf. Located a mere 8 kilometres from the island airport is the Caleta de Fuste golf course which was opened to the public in 2002. The Elba Palace Golf Resort Hotel is located directly behind the [...]

A Quick Guide To Windsurfing in Fuerteventura

June 22, 2011 by  
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Windsurfing, the main sport in Fuerteventura, is available to anyone regardless of their level of ability. Many windsurfers take their holidays in Fuerteventura each year, taking advantage of the superb climate. With clear and warm ocean waters and strong winds from the Atlantic, the island offers ideal conditions for any windsurfing wanting to practise their [...]

Fuerteventura Embraces Visitors For The Island’s Carnival Season.

February 23, 2011 by  
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Springtime sees this beautiful Canary Island dress up, celebrate and dance till dawn. Carnivals were temporarily abolished in mainland Spain under General Franco’s rule for over four decades. However in Fuerteventura, they continued unabashed to this very day due to the people’s indomitable spirit and love of a great party. From March 5th to 13th [...]

Fuerteventura’s 5 Best Restaurants

November 24, 2010 by  
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If you are planning a holiday in Fuerteventura then one of the highlights will probably be sampling some of the island’s best restauarants. The island is full of great places to eat out, but as a starting point here are 5 of our favourites; Cafè de Viena A fantastic place to order breakfast, Cafè de [...]

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