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On the western edge of Spain's Canaries, there is nothing vaguely resembling a resort on El Hierro, an island with a rugged volcanic coast, superb diving conditions and romantic restaurants... read more »
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Destination: Soller
If you love the smell of orange blossom and the taste of home-made ice cream, invigorating mountain walks and gentle seaside strolls, the town of Soller in Mallorca will suit you down to the ground... read more »
#3/30
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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 »
#4/30
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So many visitors to Tenerife just stick to the familiar tourist hotspots in the south - but if you venture inland and take to the hills, you'll see an altogether more dramatic side of the island... read more »
#5/30
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Destination: Gran Canaria
Away from the main resorts explore Northern Gran Canaria, a mountainous landscape of gorges, craters, traditional villages and hidden coves in the Canary Islands... read more »
#6/30
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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 »
#7/30
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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 »
#8/30
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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 »
#9/30
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5
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It is Spain's highest mountain, and a dormant volcano too – but climbing Mount Teide, in Tenerife, is an experience well worth it. For tips on how to do it, where to stay and how to survive, read on…... read more »
#10/30
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4.5
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Destination: La Palma
With volcanoes, mountains, forests and waterfalls, La Palma is a paradise for nature lovers in the Canary Islands ... read more »
#11/30
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4.5
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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 »
#12/30
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4.5
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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 »
#13/30
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4
(1 comment)
Destination: Tarragona
Tarragona isn't the most famous tourist destination in Spain, but discovering its charms makes for an ideal weekend getaway. Join me for two days in Tarragona... read more »
#14/30
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4
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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 »
#15/30
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4
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Escape and regenerate your senses in Tenerife south. Yes, the south ... read more »
#16/30
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4
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Destination: Ibiza
When the hordes have departed and the sun has mellowed, the true magic of a holiday in Ibiza is yours for the taking during the laid-back winter months... read more »
#17/30
Rating:
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 »
#18/30
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4
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Destination: Ibiza Town
Trip type: Spa, Winter Sun
You'll have the beaches to yourself, five-star hotels at three-star prices, mild even warm weather, fields carpeted in wildflowers, uncrowded roads and guaranteed peace. Welcome to a different Ibiza... read more »
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Rating:
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 »
#20/30
Rating:
4
(4 comments)
Destination: Malaga
Trip type: Cultural, Spa, Winter Sun
Lose yourself in Malaga's old quarter and relax in the atmospheric Arab baths before venturing to the historic botanic gardens. Here is how I would spend three days in the Costa del Sol's capital... read more »
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