Canary Islands Travel Guide
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The Canaries are geographically African, culturally European, and spiritually Latin American. Many islanders have close blood ties to Cuba and Venezuela. The language spoken here is, in both diction and pronunciation, a South American version of Spanish. Salsa music, exotic to peninsular Spain, is the exclusive genre of the Canaries' wild Carnival fiestas.
There are hundreds of hotels on the Canary Islands, but they tend to fray rapidly under heavy use. With a few exceptions, noted in the individual reviews...read more
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Things To Do in Canary Islands
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