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What Is A Calima?

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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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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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Brexit & Banking – Are You Ready?

An Article by Bridget Hamilton Currency Index UK Ltd Well it’s coming!! I don’t mean Christmas or even the New Year, though just like the tides that surround our beautiful island these are inevitable. What I am talking about is this word we have heard like a broken record running round and round for what seems like an eternity. Oh, …

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THE INFAMOUS VILLA WINTER

THE INFAMOUS VILLA WINTER IN FUERTEVENTURA – EXPOSED PART 1 By Luisa M Follano How much do you really know about this infamous house and are the conspiracy theories actually true? Villa Winter is a villa situated near the village Cofete, on the peninsula Jandía in the southwestern part of the island of Fuerteventura, Canary Islands. The villa was realised by …

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WELCOME TO FUERTEVENTURA

Welcome to the beautiful unspoilt and sun drenched island of Fuerteventura – The perfect all year round holiday destination. Location: Fuerteventura lies at 28°20′N14°1′W, in the Atlantic Ocean and is the oldest and second largest Island of the archipelago known as The Canary islands. It lies just 100km off the Northern Coast of Africa and has a land mass area …

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CANARIAN GAMES

FUN & GAMES CANARIAN STYLE An article by Bernie Power with The Voice Well as the theme this month’s magazine is fun and games, we decided to take a peek into the past and look at the things that used to entertain the people in days gone by. Aside from the usual music and dancing, most Canarian pastimes were sport …

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COMMON OCTOPUS

COMMON OCTOPUS – Flora and Fauna of Fuerteventura An Article By Hannah Mackay with The Voice  The Octopus With the World Cup looming this month we thought it fitting to include Paul the Octopus who gained worldwide attention during the 2010 World Cup as the Animal Oracle, by predicting the results of the matches.  Paul proved to be extremely accurate …

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