Canary Islands

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Synonyms for Canary Islands

a group of mountainous islands in the Atlantic off the northwest coast of Africa forming Spanish provinces

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PHW-OAR: Phil Carrington,left,and Jason McKinlay,both 32,plan to row naked from the Canary Isles to Barbados
Miss S Winstanley of Wigan, Lancs, tried to go horse-riding in Fuerteventura on the Canary Isles.
Crooks fly out with empty suitcases to fill with cheap cartons in the Canary Isles.
Four flying hours from home and where the sun shines throughout the year, Gran Canaria is the most scenic of the Canary Isles grouped in the Atlantic Ocean 60 miles from the North African coast of Morocco.
Police only found out when the runaway - who has been hiding in the Canary Isles - had left the country.
The island is the hottest and driest of the seven volcanic Canary Isles that bask off the coast of Africa.
They splashed out on matching gold Rolls-Royce cars, holiday homes in the Canary Isles, yachts and a nightclub.
The pair clash again after Sally (Sally Whittaker) causes thousands of pounds of damage by flooding Natalie's home hours before she returns from holiday in the Canary Isles with Kevin (Michael Le Vell).
Details of the incredible Ronaldo package emerged on the same day Samways swapped his Goodison hell for the outpost of Las Palmas in the Canary Isles.
Noye flew back to Britain last month in a private plane from the Canary Isles.
Bookings for winter vacations in Egypt are also down as people show an increased interest in the Canary Isles.
uk/traveltop10 5 ROAST CANARIES Seven nights from PS599pp The Canary Isles are affordable for winter sun-seekers and Lanzarote has a good choice of beaches and outdoor activities.
Perez's other experiences in derby games during his career came for Tenerife when he netted twice in a 3-0 win over Las Palmas in the Canary Isles derby.
I LIVE in the Canary Isles and have just been told of a letter that appeared on the letters page about two weeks ago looking for people who lived in Eton Street, Walton, years ago.