Adventurous Fuerteventura still unspoilt

Fuerteventura, the greenest of all the Canary Islands, with long golden beaches, is now attracting Irish buyers, writes Diarmaid Condon.

21st October, 2006

It is a sign of the times that almost everyone knows where the seven volcanic islands known as the Canaries are located. In fact, the islands have been so popular with package holiday tourists for the past 20 years that very few of us have not actually been to one of them at one time or another.

The three most famous are Tenerife, Gran Canaria and Lanzarote, but one of the lesser-known islands, Fuerteventura, is making...

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