The Canary Islands are one of Europe’s top tourist destinations. The southernmost region of Spain, the Canaries—an archipelago of eight islands—are in fact much closer to Africa than they are to the European continent. Magnificent beaches and near-perfect temperatures make this destination a year-round vacation option, with each island exuding a unique and compelling character and culture. Furthermore, the archipelago’s ancient volcanic origins enrich the Canaries with some truly fascinating and distinctive natural attractions. So, which of the eight are you heading for? Click through and make your mind up using this island-hopping Canary Island travel itinerary.
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Playful Tenerife offers fun in the sun for the whole family. But with so much to discover, it can be difficult to know where to begin. So, Daily Times has teamed up with Jet2holidays to compile a guide of seven unmissable and surprising delights you can enjoy in the sunny paradise, either with the little ones or on an adults-only getaway.
Source: From a UNESCO World Heritage City to the wonders of Canarian cuisine — and even a volcano! – Daily Times
Headed to the Canary Islands? Here are some things to know before you go.
Source: 9 Things To Know Before Visiting The Canary Islands
From volcanic beaches to ancient forests.
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Tenerife, the largest of Spain’s seven Canary Islands, welcomes guests from across the world to relax on a long black and golden sandy beaches and enjoy delicious wine and tapas. The cliff-side town with vibrant city life full of music and dance offers you everything one could wish for in an exotic holiday destination. Far away from the hustle and bustle of modern city life, this Spanish Island in the Atlantic Ocean is a perfect destination to spend holidays with family and friends. The rich ecological diversity, active volcano, vibrant & colorful culture, exotic cuisines, and breathtaking adventure sites make Tenerife of the most popular destination for leisure travelers.
Source: Things to do in Tenerife > CEOWORLD magazine
The Top 15 Things to Do in Tenerife (Canary Islands), including activities & attractions in both Northern Tenerife and Southern Tenerife.
Source: Top 15 Things to Do in Tenerife (Canary Islands) – Green Global Travel
Tenerife might conjure up images of greasy English breakfasts and Brits abroad, but this island has a huge amount to offer the more discerning traveller. Yes, there are plenty of all-inclusive resorts and cheesy karaoke venues, but there are also picturesque villages, wonderful, buzzing port towns, and stunning scenery.
Source: Tenerife’s idyllic island life
Tenerife may be famous for its resorts and sunshine, but the volcanic Canary Island is also an adventurist’s dream as one of the world’s unique and rich biosphere zones.
Source: Tenerife: It’s Not Just Sun And Fun On This Rich Canary Island Biosphere Zone