Travel Blogs from Las Playitas
... sand dunes, good surfing and lots of British tourists in the north part of the island; the east coast offers miles of attractive beaches; and the south end of the island attracts German tourists. Most residents and tourists gravitate to the east coast. The interior of the island appears a barren landscape of rolling hills and dormant volcanoes. Yet when you look more closely, there is colour: yellows and reds, greens, browns, grey and black. ...
Last night I’d had my sleep broken several times in what was a very rough night. The Braemar had been pitching and rolling and my bed had never been still. This morning, however, all was quiet as we found ourselves docked in Fuerteventura. We hadn’t been to this island before so we were looking forward to seeing what it had to offer.
We felt a bit sad this morning as our long-anticipated holiday was fast coming to an end ...
... and more musicians entertaining the crowds.We have visited some very diverse ports on this cruise, met some lovely people, enjoyed good food and apart from David bashing his knees and myself now having a cough and cold it had been a great start to the New Year.Now we can look forward to joining MS Braemar on another voyage in a few weeks time to West Africa & Cape Verde ...
We are warmly welcomed at the hotel for our 5 night all inclusive stay. Our room is very spacious with an excellent balcony and sea views. The hotel is set in beautiful gardens.
We spend the next few days relaxing locally and travelling around the southern tip of Fuerteventura.
More to follow!
... Costa Antigua the local town is still very much in its infancy and there are not many restaurants that appeal to us so, after considerable searching, we return to the hotel, pick up the car, and end up in Calleta de Fuste at a very pleasant restaurant. The second evening we walk to the restaurant via a new coastal footpath. It takes us about 45 minutes to get there but we get a taxi ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility