12 Best Hikes in Fuerteventura (Guided & Independent Options!)

view from the highest point in the fuerteventura island, pico de zarza, over the Atlantic Ocean and beach coastline

Fuerteventura is the second-largest island in the Canary Islands archipelago, best known for being extremely windy and perfect for water sports.  The island doesn’t have particularly high peaks, but its beautiful volcanic landscape makes it an ideal spot for easy and moderate hikes. Unlike some of the other islands, such as Tenerife or Gran Canaria, … Read more

Fuerteventura Itinerary: How to Plan a 3 to 4 Day Fuerteventura Road Trip

the beautiful cofete beach of fuerteventura with sand and two colors of water on a sunny day

Fuerteventura is the second largest of the Canary Islands, after Tenerife — but it’s actually the oldest, geologically speaking at least. Plus, its unique geological features won it UNESCO’s approval in 2009, when it declared the island a biosphere reserve. The island of Fuerteventura is ideal for exploring stunning natural landscapes on hikes, relaxing on … Read more

Renting a Car in Fuerteventura: 13 Things to Know Before You Hit the Road!

landscapes of fuerteventura seen with road detail

With iconic landscapes quickly shifting from sand dunes like the Sahara to volcanic terrains like Hawaii to Caribbean-esque beaches, Fuerteventura is an intensely varied island with so much crammed into a small little patch of land. Though it’s possible to visit without a car, I’m adamant that renting a car in Fuerteventura gives you the … Read more