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Beautiful Beaches in the Gran Canaria

By James Purefoy Subscribe to RSS | June 25th 2012 | Views:

The Gran Canaria Island making up part of the Canary Islands is a land of many contrasts and one of the best that one can choose to spend a much needed holiday in. Among the many features such as canyons and mountain ranges, the beaches found here tend to attract huge numbers of tourists and it is expected because of the endless fun opportunities that they present them with.

Maspalomas: it is considered to be the most beautiful among the beaches that are found in Gran Canaria. It is a white fine sandy beach stretching to six kilometers on the seaside and is one kilometer in width. It is an intense blue beach and a wonderful paradise for all sun lovers especially during the winter months in Europe. It is the best place to escape to from all the cold in the other parts of Europe.

Within this beach you will find modern facilities such as sports installations and hotels especially in Faro de Maspalomas. This is also the place that has Pasitoblanco which is the most important port of the Island. Along this beach there are beautiful palms and oasis and interesting enough even a lake that has fresh water.

Play del Ingles: it lies next to Maspalomas and is a very famous beach within this archipelago Ferienwohnung San Jose. It also has wonderful modern installations within the modern hotels and you can therefore rest assured that your stay on the island and beach will be relaxing and comfortable.

San Agustin: even though this beach on the Gran Canaria is not very popular or known, it is ideal for those looking for a quiet place to spend a holiday. This is because it is a relaxing and very quiet beach compared to the rest and is therefore a great recovery place from the hustles and bustles of life.

Playa de Patalavaca: if you love sport fishing then this is the beach you cannot miss while in the Gran Canaria Island. It stands out with the fine golden sand and is a major attraction for the visitors.

Other beaches worth checking out in the Gran Canaria include Puerto Rico, Galdar, Costa de Banaderos, Sardina de Mar, Playa de las Cantera s and Playa de las Nieves with the majestic snow capped mountains for its background. It is definitely one of those places you will never regret spending a holiday in.

James Purefoy - About Author:
Spain offers numerous opportunities and select for all popular regional vacations : lloret de mar, casa costa brava, and the most beautiful destinations i.e costa brava ferienhaus in Spain.
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