Finding La Palma...
Thu, 22 Mar 2018
Al Sarjeant has been leading for us, all over the world, for 11 years. Here is Al’s introduction to the westernmost Canary Island - a green and beautiful gem which is just perfect for hiking - La Palma.
Walking In Spain The Fourth Canary
Fri, 29 Jan 2016
Migrating like the birds to the sunny Canaries has been a working winter habit for me for nearly two decades now. And after numerous agreeable Rambling adventures in Tenerife, Gomera and Lanzarote this spring offered a variation on the theme in Fuerteventura.
Dreaming of a White Christmas on Fuerteventura
Sun, 17 Jan 2016
Our leader Alf Robertson’s group found themselves missing the traditional British winter weather on Christmas Day on Fuerteventura. Well, almost … the Canary Islands did provide the white stuff in the end!
Canaries: Cruise & Walk Magic
Wed, 13 Jan 2016
This is our third cruise and walk holiday with Ramblers, which provides the best of both worlds, as my husband John and I enjoy cruising but also like rambling. Some people may think that the Canaries cater only for people who want guaranteed sunshine while surveying the hotel pool from their sun...
Walking in the Canaries: An Ode to Bob
Tue, 12 Jan 2016
Now Bob’s our Rambler’s leader La Palma is his base
Walking in the Canaries
Fri, 08 Jan 2016
The highlight of this holiday has to be the walk along the Ruta de los Volcanoes (GR 131). Twelve miles long, it winds through pine forest and cloud to emerge in sunshine on a cinder track that snakes past black lava lakes, sheer-sided craters and seven volcanoes along the spine of this amazing...