About the Canary Islands

If sun, sea and sand is what you are after, then the canary islands are the place for you.
This Beautiful group of islands, with a stunning year round climate, some of the best beaches of fine golden sand in Europe. The Canary Islands consist of 7 main islands (Gran Canaria, Fuerteventura, Lanzarote, Tenerife, La Palma, Gomera, Hierro) aswell as a few smaller ones (Alegranza, Graciosa, MontaƱa Clara, Roque del Este, Roque del Oeste und Lobos), all with starkly contrasting landscape and breathtaking scenery.

The Canary Islands are now one of the most popular tourist destinations on the planet, with flights to the Canary Islands regularly from most of the Major European cities. The booming tourist industry has lead to northern Europeans moving to the Canary Islands to live and retire making the Canary Islands very popular among foreign property buyers and investors.

Situated just 1120 km south of Spain and 112 km west of Morocco, the sand dunes of Fuerteventura, the cliffs of Tenerife, the Forests of La Gomera and the beaches of Fuerteventura are closer than you think with flights to the Canary Islands from Northen Europe coming more and more regular. The Canary Islands have lots of great investment property for sale, and because of the climate the good infrastructure and the tax free benefits, the canary islands are great places to buy property for sale abroad.

The privileged location of the Canary islands means that the primary recreational activities in the Canary Islands are water sports, like Scuba diving, surfing and windsurfing. Contact us if you would like more information about golf courses, international schools and shopping, these are important considerations when choosing an area to buy real estate property on the Canary Islands.

Once termed ‘the Fortunate Islands’ by the Romans, the Canary Islands were formed by massive volcanic forces about 30 million years ago, although the Islands’ history is shrouded in mystery. Some historians claim that the legendary continent Atlantis was located here, Christopher Columbus even stopped in the Canary Islands on his voyage of discovery to the New World.

However, through all the myths, the Canary Islands are still thought of as a garden of Eden or Alyssium. This idea has remained and today the Islands continue to attract visitors from all over the world. If you like the sound of buying property in the Canary Islands, contact us and speak to one of our area specialists.

So, If you are interested in property in the Canary Islands, you really can’t go wrong due to its popularity and great property price appreciation.


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