Canary Islands Solo Travel: The Ultimate Guide

beautiful sand dunes with sea in distance

Beloved of Northern Europeans escaping to the sun, this group of islands is a popular package tour destination. However, the Canary Islands are also a superb solo travel destination, even if this is your first solo holiday. But what are they like to visit alone and which is the best Canary Island for solo travellers? As […]

Tenerife Solo Travel: The Ultimate Guide

Panoramic view of La Orotava which is one item on a tenerife itinerary

Do you think Tenerife is just a sangria & sand flop for sun-starved Northern Europeans? Think again, This Canary Island has a rich and proud cultural heritage, colonial towns to match many in Central or South America and dramatic forested landscapes. Furthermore, Tenerife is a great solo travel destination. It’s one of my favourite places […]

Gran Canaria Solo Travel: Itinerary & Essential Guide

man walking across a broad sandy beach carrying a surf board

Are you looking for the perfect place for your next solo trip? The answer may lie in a Spanish island off the North African coast. With its excellent beaches, historic towns and superb safety record, Gran Canaria is a great destination for those travelling alone. I stayed here for ten days in winter and it […]

Lanzarote Solo Travel: The Ultimate Guide

2 cactus bushes next to whitewashed building with volcanic peak in background

Are you looking for a winter sun destination for your next solo trip? The answer may be a small Spanish island lying off the North African coast. With its otherworldly landscapes, artistic heritage and excellent safety record, Lanzarote is a great destination for those travelling alone. Whether you are a shutterbug, beach bunny or culture […]