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What Is A Calima?

sand storm over the canary islands

Posted on November 17, 2020 by The Ed Fuerteventura boasts a temperate climate all year long. However, at certain times of year we experience a natural phenomenon called a Calima. Where the clear blue skies disappear and the heavens are laden with what looks like a mass of dusty clouds, casting an almost ethereal glow across the sky. This is known as a ‘Calima’, …

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EASY PRAWN RECIPES – GARLIC PRAWNS

Food and Drink / Uncategorized EASY PRAWN RECIPES – GARLIC PRAWNS – October 29, 2020 – admin Prawns, freshly plucked from the ocean and quickly prepared with just a few simple ingredients are delicious, nutritious and flavoursome, so here are a few easy garlic prawn recipes, that you can recreate at home. For me, the best garlic prawns recipe is sizzling garlic prawns, so make …

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Ron Miel – Honey Rum

Food and Drink / Fuerteventura Tourist information RON MIEL – HONEY RUM – November 10, 2020 – Luisa If there is one drink that you have to try when visiting Fuerteventura – It’s Ron Miel or Honey Rum!  Thank You For Your Custom As a way of saying ‘Thank you for your custom’ many of the more traditional restaurants across the Canaries will offer you …

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THINGS TO DO IN FUERTEVENTURA – KITE FESTIVAL

Fuerteventura Tourist information / Things to do in Fuerteventura THINGS TO DO IN FUERTEVENTURA – KITE FESTIVAL – November 17, 2020 – Luisa There are lots of things to do in Fuerteventura and lots of dates to add to your diary. One event that you dont want to miss is the annual Kite Festival, which takes places every November. This is the time when the …

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LA LUZ DE MAFASCA

Fuerteventura Folklore / Uncategorized FOLKLORE – LA LUZ DE MAFASCA – October 31, 2020 – Luisa When the nights begin to draw in, my imagination goes into overdrive. I love Halloween and all the history, traditions and legends that accompany it. And one that is really interesting is The Luz De Mafasca. The Celts & Samhain I love writing about its Celtic origins and the …

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Canarian Food – Tipica Canaria

Food and Drink CANARIAN FOOD – TÍPICA CANARIA – January 28, 2021 – Luisa Fuerteventura is a predominantly Catholic Island and although nowadays people of many different religious beliefs mix and mingle happily together, the Roman Catholic faith does dominate and the locals take the Saints’ traditional feast days very seriously. And you can’t have a feast without food, so what is considered Typical …

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Canarian Tapas – Mojo Recipes

Food and Drink / Fuerteventura Tourist information CANARIAN TAPAS – MOJO RECIPES – February 7, 2021 – Luisa Canarian tapas are very popular in Fuerteventura and each resort has a bar or two where you can try a good range of different traditional foods, all at the same time. If you are new to Canarian Tapas and would like to know more about their origin and …

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Papas Arrugadas

Food and Drink PAPAS ARRUGADAS – February 8, 2021 – Luisa Most of us spend much of our lives trying to avoid wrinkles, but here in the Canary Islands, there are some wrinkles that you just can’t resist and they are known as Papas Arrugadas or wrinkly potatoes.  Papas Arrugadas These small yet moreish potatoes can be found on pretty much every menu …

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The Day Of The Dead

Fuerteventura Folklore THE DIA DE LOS MUERTOS – DAY OF THE DEAD – November 9, 2020 – admin Due to the seafarer’s of yester year, many people who originally hail from South American countries now call Fuerteventura home. During November, they celebrate a very special day known as The Dia de los Muertos, or The day of the dead. The Day Of The Dead …

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Cheap All Inclusive Holidays

Food and Drink / Fuerteventura Tourist information CHEAP ALL INCLUSIVE HOLIDAYS – February 8, 2021 – admin Fuerteventura is a great destination for those traveling on a budget. The island offers so many things to do, see and experience and interesting and fun places to visit, that everyone will be happy…. and it doesn’t have to cost you a fortune. Cheap Holidays Fuerteventura Fuerteventura offers …

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