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#1/23
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5
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Set in an azure sea just to the west of Tenerife is a peaceful nature-lover’s haven, an island of rainforest trails, dramatic gorges, low-key resorts and unspoilt villages. Welcome to La Gomera... read more »
#2/23
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4.666665
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Destination: Playa Blanca
In the words of Cesar Manrique, the island's visionary son, Lanzarote is like an untamed, unmounted work of art – and he held it up for all to see ... read more »
#3/23
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5
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Every February, Tenerife's the place to head for a hot, hedonistic week of stamina-sapping street parties - making it the perfect escape from cold, gloomy days in northern Europe... read more »
#4/23
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5
(1 comment)
The Canary Islands make a very attractive alternative to a long haul destination for those looking for a shot of sunny island life... read more »
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5
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Trip type: Cultural
If you're on the Canary Island of La Palma in February, you can expect to end up covered in fragrant white powder, as one of Spain's most bizarre festivals takes over the streets of the capital... read more »
#6/23
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5
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This port city of Tenerife is the place to go for winter sun, nightlife and tax-free shopping – plus a pristine stretch of tropical beach. In Santa Cruz, you get two short breaks for the price of one…... read more »
#7/23
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4.5
(2 comments)
Destination: Tenerife
Year-round sunshine, direct flights and a breathtaking diversity of paths make Tenerife the ideal walking destination. Add to that trails with barely another soul and you’ve found walking Nirvana... read more »
#8/23
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4.5
(2 comments)
Destination: Fuerteventura
There is a beach to suit everyone on Fuerteventura, Spain's Canary Island closest to Africa with sunshine all year round ... read more »
#9/23
Rating:
4.5
(3 comments)
Destination: La Palma
With volcanoes, mountains, forests and waterfalls, La Palma is a paradise for nature lovers in the Canary Islands ... read more »
#10/23
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4
(1 comment)
Destination: Lanzarote
Trip type: Beach, Eco, Winter Sun
Explore the surprisingly undeveloped north of Lanzarote in the Canary Islands and take in sleepy fishing villages, volcanic landscapes and wild beaches ... read more »
#11/23
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Whether you’re looking for a romantic couple holiday, family break, or fancy getting an all over tan, then Jandia is the perfect Fuerteventura destination... read more »
#12/23
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Escape and regenerate your senses in Tenerife south. Yes, the south ... read more »
#13/23
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Maspalomas
Trip type: Beach, Family, Winter Sun
One of the best beach destinations in the Canary Islands, the sun shines almost every day in Maspalomas, Gran Canaria ... read more »
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4
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Destination: Tenerife
Trip type: Family
Reliably hot, close to home and perfect for the kids, Costa Adeje, on Tenerife's south-west coast, ticks all the boxes for parents. It has plenty of four- and five-star hotels, too. Here is my choice…... read more »
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4
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Destination: Puerto Rico
For many visitors to Gran Canaria, golden sands and blue seas are the essence of the island – but move inland and you will find a surprising side to this holiday hotspot... read more »
#16/23
Rating:
4
(3 comments)
Today’s cruise ships can provide a perfect family holiday, where every day is different and everyone can do just what they want... read more »
#17/23
Rating:
3.5
(2 comments)
Destination: Tenerife
Trip type: Family
Can’t afford Mauritius or the Caribbean this year? Try Tenerife for sunshine and luxury closer to home - and without the long-haul price tag... read more »
#18/23
Rating:
3
(1 comment)
Destination: Tenerife
Trip type: Beach, Family, Winter Sun
Treat yourselves to a five-star experience at Playa del Duque and combine winter sun with fun-filled family activities. You'll keep coming back... read more »
#19/23
Rating:
3
(1 comment)
Destination: Lanzarote
Forget about package holidays and crowded beaches - discover the other side of Lanzarote, with its diverse and dramatic landscapes, rugged coastline and pretty whitewashed houses... read more »
#20/23
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0
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Sprinkeld just west of Moroccan shores, the sun-kissed, pleasantly tempered Canary Islands abound in natural, cultural and archaeological wonders.... read more »
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