Fuerteventura is a one of the largest islands in the Canaries. This lovely Spanish island lies in the Atlantic Ocean and off the African coast. Fuerteventura enjoys plenty of sunshine which makes it a great place to visit any time of the year. Most tourists prefer booking discount hotels during summertime when the weather is warm with cool sea breezes. Book a hotel online to avail of huge discount and other promos.
The first airport in Fuerteventura was established during the 1940s, but the island started to progress only after the second airport called El Mattoral was finished around the 1960s. Alongside the construction of the airport, there were also new hotels and resorts built to accommodate the tourist market.
Events, Landmarks, Activities:
If you are planning to visit Fuerteventura in June, make sure to attend two of its major events: the Corpus Christi where you can see the streets adorned with flowers and biblical images, and the Fuerteventura Music Festival which showcases some of the best European musicians and bands. There are lots of exciting things you can do in Fuerteventura such as windsurfing or kitesurfing around the beaches of El Cotillo and Cofete, sailing around the coastline of Corralejo, snorkeling or diving around Caleta de Fuste Beach, and water skiing or jet skiing along the beaches of Sotavento.
Fuerteventura is best explored on foot because there are many excellent walking trails all over the island. To reach other destinations, you can ride the taxi or rent a car. A more economical way to see the island is by riding the bus.