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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Olsen Lines operated passenger vessels from Tilbury to the Canary Isles and now, in 2014, we look forward to welcoming Fred.
The men, both from Cardiff, will make the trip from Canary Isles to Barbados aboard a tiny boat measuring just 7m long by 1.
The publisher had been cruising in the Canary Isles aboard his luxury yacht, the Ghislaine.
Dubai Overall leaders, BMW Oracle asserted their right at the top on the opening day of fleet racing in the RC 44 World Sailing Championships for the Islas Canarias Puerto Calero Cup in Lanzarote, Canary Isles.
EASYJET is to launch its first medium-haul flights from Liverpool John Lennon Airport (JLA) from November, when it begins flying to the Canary Isles.
9 and diameter 55 arcmin) cannot be missed as a naked eye object when observed at a good altitude, and even from a light polluted hotel in La Gomera in the Canary Isles I found it just visible without binoculars.
Cabrera Bello, 24, is Spanish, grew up next to a golf course in the Canary Isles and won his age group in the Spanish National Championship every year from under-sevens to 18 before turning pro.
The crooked businessman had been cruising in the Canary Isles aboard his luxury yacht, the Ghislaine, when he died in a rumoured suicide.
Rescuers said only 26 people survived after the packed Spanair jet, heading from the Spanish capital to the Canary Isles, burst into flames and broke in half.
The Canary Isles will be out in force as will the Ourense region and producers such as Val de la Casa, which plans to launch its wines at the event and has taken 328 sq ft to do so.
Over the years, Unilever has closed Frigo production facilities in Madrid, Seville, the Canary Isles and the Balearics.
Murray, Elizabeth 1859: Sixteen Years of an Artist's Life in Morocco, Spain and the Canary Isles.
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.
Like its sister Canary Isles, Lanzarote was created from exploding volcanoes which have given it mind-boggling scenery.
We ended with a stall selling just potatoes imported from the Canary Isles.