Canary Islands - sailing, traveling, destination informations
Northwest of the African mainland lies one of the most attractive Mediterranean archipelagos, Canaries or Canary Islands. Canary Islands are an autonomous region Kingdom of Spain. Canary Islands are a group of seven islands of volcanic origin: Tenerife, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, La Palma, La Gomera, El Hierro and Fuerteventura. Canaries are characterized by amazing volcanic nature, picturesque mountains, divine colorful beaches, heavenly blue sea, idyllic villages, sumptuous cosmopolitan cities and a very rich tourist offer.
Canary Islands have been inhabited since ancient times, and under the authority of the Spaniards came in the 15th century. They are the only European destination with year-round warm climate where the average temperature does not fall below 20 ° C, which is why they are called the islands of eternal spring, happiness and youth. Canary Islands are extremely popular nautical and sailing destination, as evidenced by the large number of harbors and marinas for mooring and boat rental.