The Canary Islands are a paradise on earth due to their mild climate and golden beaches. The things to see in these islands are many, because each of them is worth a visit just to see the various conformations of these lands are so beautiful, since each has its own character and particularity.
Let’s start with the most famous island of Tenerife and consequently also the one that attracts more tourists. Here you will find all kinds of attractions, from golf courses to casinos. So many hotels, pubs and nightclubs. The capital is Santa Cruz, the most well known tourist destination, but if you want to immerse yourself in nature is the ideal destination for you is Orotava. Do not miss the pyramids of Guimar who have the same charm as the Egyptian ones.
Fuerteventura is the less untouched, with its long white beaches. It’s the one closest to the African coast and is known for the torrid climate and its crystal clear waters. Here you can visit as many as 13 natural places, untouched by man. The most beautiful is probably thel islet of Los Bolos, an expanse of palm trees and aloe. If you enjoy surfing this is definitely your paradise. The beaches are nonetheless equipped to relax and enjoy the sun all day.
The capital of Gran Canaria is Las Palmas which has the distinction as the best climate in the world. Here you can find every type of luxury options, as in fact it is rich in specialist centers for beauty treatments and rehabilitation thanks to its mineral water and mud. In addition, the island is a World Biosphere Reserve, so there are plenty of nature trails.
La Palma has the same characteristics as the other islands, but it also holds the record as the world’s highest island. In addition, here is the prestigious astrophysical observatory of the northern hemisphere, one of the most spectacular things to see. Here the beaches are beautiful and the waterfront of the island offers beautiful buildings such as The Church of El Salvador and Plaza Domingo.
El Hierro in the Canary Islands has long been defined as the limit of the world and used as the zero meridian. It is a very small island, but it is located right in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. Here is a wonderful cove: Tamaduste, with its great lagoon to rest without the noise of tourism.
Canary islands photos by: jdmuth, nane, alard schager, thomas reichart, carlos sm, susan s
By +Nikos Kontorigas