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Why I Was Wrong About Fuerteventura

The first time I visited the Canary Islands, I was 16 and staying in an all-inclusive hotel with a friend and her family. We spent the entire seven days in Gran Canaria eating burgers and pizza next to the swimming pool, not venturing out of the resort once. And although I had a great time, I remember thinking, what is the point? What’s the point … Continue reading Why I Was Wrong About Fuerteventura

A Snapshot of Fuerteventura, the Canary Islands

As one of the only places in Europe that enjoys warm weather throughout the European winter months of November to March, the Canary Islands are popular amongst sun-chasing tourists. When I returned from Australia at the end of January and plunged straight back into the British winter (sob!), I knew I’d need a sunshiny break before too long. And it just so happens that my sister, … Continue reading A Snapshot of Fuerteventura, the Canary Islands