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islandconnections.eu reports: Eight new mountains beneath the sea The Canary Islands have aroused scientific interest throughout history. There are many ancient references to them as a group of islands lost in the ocean, far from the known world beyond the ...
islandconnections.eu reports: Eight new mountains beneath the sea The Canary Islands have aroused scientific interest throughout history. There are many ancient references to them as a group of islands lost in the ocean, fa...
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Fatal motorbike accident
Location of the crash A motorbike collided with a car between El Guro and Los Granados in Valle Gran Rey at around 9:15 last night, resulting in the death of the driver of the high-powered motorcycle. His pillion passenger suffered severe injuries but is sa...
Location of the crash A motorbike collided with a car between El Guro and Los Granados in Valle Gran Rey at around 9:15 last night, resulting in the death of the driver of the high-powered motorcycle. His pillion passenger s...
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Currently no new posts due to bereavement. Back again soon...
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Coast road being eroded further by waves
Council finishing the clean-up yesterday. Note the rough state of beach The big waves over the past few days that forced the temporary closure of the coast road between La Puntilla and La Playa in Valle Gran Rey at one stage even endangered the carnival pro...
Council finishing the clean-up yesterday. Note the rough state of beach The big waves over the past few days that forced the temporary closure of the coast road between La Puntilla and La Playa in Valle Gran Rey at one stage...
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Coast road closed due to high waves
High waves again affecting the partially collapsed coast road (Image: Archive lagomera1.blogspot.com) The coast road connecting the districts of La Puntilla and La Playa in Valle Gran Rey has been closed to all traffic this afternoon as a precautionary meas...
High waves again affecting the partially collapsed coast road (Image: Archive lagomera1.blogspot.com) The coast road connecting the districts of La Puntilla and La Playa in Valle Gran Rey has been closed to all traffic this ...
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Windy weather
Palm trees under power lines tossed in the wind during yesterday's power outage The windy weather was strongly felt on La Gomera yesterday. In Valle Gran Rey the electricity went just before 4pm and the outage lasted until it became dark at 7pm. A large are...
Palm trees under power lines tossed in the wind during yesterday's power outage The windy weather was strongly felt on La Gomera yesterday. In Valle Gran Rey the electricity went just before 4pm and the outage lasted until i...
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A cold winter in The Canary Islands
The peak of Teneriffe's Mount Teide covered in snow. Archive image taken from La Gomerea. © lagomera1.blogspot.com Canary Islands recorded the coldest winter since 1998 The Canary Islands have finally left behind February, the coldest month since 2012, and ...
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Humourous sketches tonight
The Spanish theatre company 'Abubukaka' will perform a series of humourous sketches under the title 'La Familia Tradicional' in the Auditorio Insular Infanta Cristina in the capital San Sebastian de La Gomera tonight.  The performance of the work 'in three ...
The Spanish theatre company 'Abubukaka' will perform a series of humourous sketches under the title 'La Familia Tradicional' in the Auditorio Insular Infanta Cristina in the capital San Sebastian de La Gomera tonight. The per...
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La Gomera's mountains claim more victims
It was a busy and dangerous evening for the rescue helicopter from neighbouring El Hierro island yesterday. First it was called out to Valle Gran Rey to attend to a woman who was descending from the mountains near the chapel of Los Reyes in El Guro fell and...
It was a busy and dangerous evening for the rescue helicopter from neighbouring El Hierro island yesterday. First it was called out to Valle Gran Rey to attend to a woman who was descending from the mountains near the chapel ...
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President's candidature rejected by own party
La Gomera's long-serving president has hit the headlines once again. I'll give you the IslandConnections.eu report of Wednesday's surprise news:  Curbelo election snub likely to lead to new party La Gomera is at the centre of local politics in the Canaries ...
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Two ferry sailings cancelled today
The ferry company Naviera Armas has cancelled the scheduled sailings of its ferry Volcan de Taburiente  at 11:30am today from San Sebastian de La Gomera to Los Cristianos and the 2pm sailing in the opposite direction. The company has not given any reason bu...
The ferry company Naviera Armas has cancelled the scheduled sailings of its ferry Volcan de Taburiente at 11:30am today from San Sebastian de La Gomera to Los Cristianos and the 2pm sailing in the opposite direction. The comp...
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Three companies 'interested' in providing new ferry
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The former Garajonay Expres in the harbour of Valle Gran Rey Months of rumours and fruitless waiting for the re-opening of the ferry service

Dragonfly knocking on old door
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Unbelievably the insect's colours are true, even the 'tinfoil tail' which in reality glittered more than in the photo. Nature-created art on

A most unusual playground
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Be good now, Mum and Dad are watching you ! Who dares to go into that cauldron ? There's a very unusual playground in the town of Vallehermo

Spectacular Rockfall and Landslide: New Images
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There was a large rockfall and landslide from the top of Teguerguenche mountain towering over Valle Gran Rey yesterday. Around lunchtime the

Top spots to watch sunsets - Part 2
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Valle Gran Rey is the 'sunset capital' of La Gomera and I want to introduce you to some of the best and most popular locations from where to