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La Graciosa – 8th Island of Canary Islands ?

La Graciosa – 8th Island of Canary Islands ?

Graciosa Island is locally called  La Graciosa. It also like the other islands at Canary Islands is a volcanic island  located 2 kms north of the island of Lanzarote with the strait named Río separating the two islands. The island is part of Parque Natural del Archipiélago Chinijo, a natural reserve of the Biosphere, “Marine […]

October 7, 2012 | By | Reply More
Taro de Tahiche, Cesar Manrique House – Museum

Taro de Tahiche, Cesar Manrique House – Museum

The Fundación César Manrique in Tahiche (Taro de Tahiche) The César Manrique Foundation (GCF), is located at Teguise and was established in 1983. It was only in 1990 however that the foundation became functional. The house in which Cesar Manrique lived started being converted into a museum. The modifications of old statutes and paperwork enabled […]

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Mirador Del Rio

Mirador Del Rio

The Mirador del Rio is located in the northern cape of the island, 479 meters above sea level and facing the northwest over the Risco de Famara. It was developed by the Lanzarote ´s famous artiste Cesar Manrique. It overlooks the islet of Graciosa.   Work on this monument began in 1969. The main building […]

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The 8th Wonder of The World – Cueva De Los Verdes

The 8th Wonder of The World – Cueva De Los Verdes

  La Cueva de Los Verdes, is located in the north of Lanzarote at the district of Haria. It is a part of the underground tunnel of volcanic formation of lava tubes about 6 kms in length.   The caves and galleries emerged during a prehistoric eruption of the volcano Mount of La Corona, more […]

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Surfing Capital of Europe, Lanzarote

Surfing Capital of Europe, Lanzarote

Lanzarote is the surfing capital of Canary Islands. It is in fact considered as one of the best places in the world for windsurfing. The North East  trade winds on the island are constant and regular, so you can practice windsurfing in any season throughout the year.   The island has perfect conditions for surfing […]

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