Isle of Fuerteventura

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Granja La Villa – cheese dairy and farm

Saturday, March 9th, 2013

Fuerteventura is well known for the delicious goat cheese. The Majorero cheese forms part of the diet of the habitants nearly every day. For visitants and others the cheese is something very special. Who spends his holiday on Fuerteventura, can try and buy this cheese. If you are interested in the elaboration of the special cheese you can visit some milk dairy’s and special farms.

Such kind of farms are situated near Betancuria. This village is placed in the middle of the isle and it’s got many places of interest and historic buildings to visit. If you drive from Betancuria in direction to Antigua you find a road on the left side opposite of a Franciscan Monastery on … Read the rest

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Categories: About Fuerteventura, Places to visit, Specialties

The ancient world of Betancuria

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

If you drive on the road from the South to the North of the isle of Fuerteventura you can visit the idyllic village of Betancuria.

In Betancuria you can find out the real character of Fuerteventura. You can stroll along the small alleys of the historic center and it seems that it Betancuria time stands still. Antique buildings, monuments, small cottages and more. The visitors are charmed by the nice atmosphere of Betancuria.

As well you have the possibility to visit artisan shops and buy some souvenirs. A museum for art and an archeological museum are placed as well in Betancuria. A couple of small shops with typical canarian products and decoration objects are like a magnet … Read the rest

Posted by Ann
Categories: About Fuerteventura, Betancuria, Places to visit

Fuerteventura – the golden canarian isle

Thursday, May 3rd, 2012

In the middle of the Atlantic Ocean is where the Canary Isles find their place. Fuerteventura is one of 7 marvelous islands in between the 3 continents America, Europe and Africa.

Fuerteventura is famous for its wonderful beaches and bizarre landscapes. Here you can find endless beaches with golden sand and an unforgettable view over the ocean. Round over the isle there are touristic villages, hotels and apartment complexes where you can rent a comfortable room or your own holiday apartment or cottage.

On the island you find many surf- and windsurf spots. One of the most famous surf spots are situated in Corralejo, El Cotillo, Costa Calma and Morro Jable, Tarajalejo, … Read the rest

Posted by Ann
Categories: About Fuerteventura, Antigua, Beaches, Betancuria, Cofete, Corralejo, Costa Calma, El Cotillo, Jandía, Nightlife, Places to visit, Sotavento, Sports
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