Category: What to do in Fuerteventura

This is where you will find posts showing what to do in Fuerteventura. This includes where to go in Fuerteventura, what to see in Fuerteventura and what to do in Fuerteventura that may be of interest to people coming on holiday or thinking of coming here to live. If you want to know which are good places to visit in Fuerteventura then you will find many suggestions here.

  • My Top 5 Places To Visit In Fuerteventura

    My Top 5 Places To Visit In Fuerteventura

    These are my top 5 places to visit in Fuerteventura if you are coming for a holiday. You should never be stuck wondering what to see in Fuerteventura as there is plenty to see. But another good thing is that there are no “ancient ruins” that you feel you should visit as it will be […]

  • Fuerteventura Kite Festival 2016

    Fuerteventura Kite Festival 2016

    Fuerteventura Kite Festival 2016 Watch out for low flying sharks at the Fuerteventura Kite Festival 2016 This was the 29th annual Fuerteventura Kite Festival 2016 which takes place every November on the Dunes Beach near Corralejo. As usual there were hundreds of colourful and amusing kites flying above the beach and, of course, the weather […]

  • Lanzarote Fuerteventura Ferry – Fred Olsen Express Ferry

    Lanzarote Fuerteventura Ferry – Fred Olsen Express Ferry

    Fred Olsen Express Ferry: The ferries between Fuerteventura and Lanzarote run roughly once an hour and are operated by ARMAS (slow ferry) and this one, Fred Olsen Express (fast ferry). We caught the 16:00 Fred Olsen Express ferry from Playa Blanca, Lanzarote which took us to Corralejo, Fuerteventura. It is the fastest of the two […]

  • Top 5 Fuerteventura Watersports Activities

    Top 5 Fuerteventura Watersports Activities

    Not that I have done all of these but these would be my first choice for my top 5 Watersports Activities in Fuerteventura. There are many watersports schools in Fuerteventura so having a holiday here is an ideal opportunity to learn to surf, kitesurf or windsurf. There should never be a problem deciding what to […]

  • Armas Ferry – Fuerteventura to Lanzarote

    Armas Ferry – Fuerteventura to Lanzarote

    Armas Ferry – Fuerteventura to Lanzarote The ferries between Fuerteventura and Lanzarote run roughly once an hour and are operated by Armas (slow ferry – 35 minutes) and Fred Olsen (fast ferry – 25 minutes). My son and his wife were staying in Playa Blanca, Lanzarote for a few days, with his wife’s family. So […]

  • Los Molinos – Where to go in Fuerteventura

    Los Molinos – Where to go in Fuerteventura

    Los Molinos – Where to go in Fuerteventura We had a trip to Los Molinos on the west coast of Fuerteventura. We also called in to the Los Molinos reservoir just outside. I have been there a few times and this was the busiest I have ever seen the beach. At low tide there are […]

  • Rock Pools at the El Cotillo Lagoons

    Rock Pools at the El Cotillo Lagoons

    Exploring the rock pools at the lagoons We spent a few hours sunbathing and exploring the rock pools in the beautiful El Cotillo lagoon beaches. This was the first time we had been to the beach together for a year, which is pretty sad. We have pledged to go once a week from now on […]

  • Catamaran Trip

    Catamaran Trip

    Catamaran trip to Isla de Lobos from Corralejo in Fuerteventura We took our visiting friends on this catamaran trip and it was a great success. The catamaran holds 10 but we were the only ones who had booked that afternoon so we had it to ourselves, making it even better. We motored across to the […]

  • Cofete: The Windy Road

    Cofete: The Windy Road

     The Windy Road To Cofete That is windy as in “bendy” not windy as in “breezy”. Cofete is almost at the bottom of Fuerteventura and is somewhere not many people see. We took our friends on a trip down south to Cofete, which is quite a trek once you leave the paved roads of Morro […]

  • The Toston Lighthouse (Faro del Tostón)

    The Toston Lighthouse (Faro del Tostón)

    The Toston Lighthouse (Faro del Tostón) is situated on the north-western coast of the island near to El Cotillo. It is situated on the promontory of Punta Tostón, which is also known as the Punta de la Ballena (Whale Point). From there you get a great view of Lanzarote. It is still working but, like […]