The Canary Islands boast some of the best year round temperatures and stunning scenery anywhere in Europe, making it one of the most popular destinations at any time of the year.
The island of Tenerife is home to the resort of Playa de las Americas, one of the most popular resorts amongst holidaymakers. Whether it’s soaking up the sun on one of the many golden beaches, first-class shopping or something more hedonistic that is desired, Playa de las Americas will not disappoint. Boat trips to view the wildlife out at sea are a favourite amongst tourists as is cruising Veronica’s strip for a myriad of after-dark treats.
Located nearby Playa de las Americas is the resort of Los Cristianos, a little quieter than its neighbour, this is an ideal resort for the perfect family holiday. Other favourite resorts in Tenerife include El Medano, Puerto de la Cruz and Costa Adeje.
Gran Canaria Hotspots
Gran Canaria boasts some of the best conditions for water sports anywhere in the Canary Islands with the likes of jet-skiing, sailing, diving, big-game fishing and windsurfing popular here. If you wish to enjoy your Canary Islands holidays in Gran Canaria then the resort of Puerto Rico creates the perfect blend of awe inspiring scenery, wondrous temperatures and fantastic activities.
If you’re looking for the party scene in Gran Canaria look no further than the resort of Playa del Ingles. The resort caters for both day and night activities with theme parks in the day and an alternative party scene at night.
Fuerteventura is the island in the region which boasts the most stunning beaches; if you’re a beach lover this is the island for you. Some fantastic options for beaches are found in the resort of Jandia, along with the opportunities for boat trips and diving. Throw in some great shops, bars and restaurants and you won’t be disappointed.
Another great option in Fuerteventura is El Cotillo. This up and coming resort boasts new accommodation, and has wonderful character maintaining its roots as a traditional fishing village.
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