Articles - Winter Sunshine Vacation in La Gomera Canary Island
If you are looking for the warm rays of the sun during winters then you best chance of getting some is on one of the many beach vacation rentals in La Gomera, of the islands of Canary Islands. Situated on the Atlantic Ocean, La Gomera is the second smallest of the seven major islands of Canary Islands. Unlike other islands tourism still has to flourish here so you can expect a calm and peaceful environment with some great weather in this winter vacation destination. Several visitors from UK and north Europe find this place a pleasant gateway to escape the freezing cold and book beach vacation rentals in Spain to spend their winters soaking in the sun.
A key factor in the growing popularity of this island is its wonderful climate, thanks to its closeness to Africa. During the months of November to March when most of northern Europe and UK experiences freezing temperature, the average temperature in La Gomera hardly ever falls below eighteen degrees Celsius, making this a popular winter vacation destination. So if you are dreaming of talking long walk s on the beach in winter and not freeze then your answer lies in renting seaside vacation rentals in La Gomera.
After deciding on the beach vacation home rentals to rent in La Gomera the first thing to do is to chart out a travel route to reach it. The best option is to board a flight to Tenerife as then you will get enough time to get on the afternoon ferry services to La Gomera. Once you arrive at Tenerife head for San Sebastian which will take about one and a half hours. From San Sebastian hire a taxi to arrive at your vacation rentals.
If you want to experience wonderful views of the ocean then the best place to book beach vacation home is the Valle Gran Rey Island. This gorgeous, golden sand beach is located on the south-west coast in a lush, banana-growing region with quaint forests. Although the beach is the main attraction but there are a few notable things to see other than it. Hire a car and drive up to the highest point of the island, Garanjay and simply look around; the view from the top is simply breathtaking. Garanjay the highest point on the island is just a 20 minutes walk from the car parking area and on the way you can see some wildlife of the area.
If there is one thing that you cannot afford to miss on this island, then it has to be the food. Although your beach home rentals come with fully equipped kitchens so that you can cook anything but the food here must be tasted. There are several restaurants in the area offering some wonderful local delicacies and fresh seafood. As for nightlife there are a few bars that stay open late but unlike Tenerife the nightlife here is a bit modest. Booking seaside vacation rentals in La Gomera directly from the owner is a wise choice as this will save you a lot on your vacation.
Last Updated: Sep-29-2017