• Spain
  • A Guide to La Palma

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    Last month we headed out to the Canary Islands for a sunshine adventure! I’ve put together a guide of my favourite spots (with links to more detailed blog posts) to visit and a few tips to help you on your way.   HOW TO GET THERE We took the plane from Cork, Ireland to south […]

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  • Dragon Trees, La Palma

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    The Canary Island Dragon Trees, Dracaena draco, are native to the islands as well parts of Africa and the Azores. They are strange and beautiful things. The biggest and oldest living “drago” as the locals call them, is about 300 years old and can be found in northwest Tenerife. SEE The dragon trees grow slowly and often stand […]