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This news is translated from the Spanish Press unless otherwise indicated.

Road improvements.

This week, Pablo Rodriguez, Vice President of the Government of the Canary Islands announced that this year Fuerteventura will receive over 100 million euros to improve its road network

New Museum

The Government of the Canary Islands announced this week that La Casa de los Coroneles or House of the Colonels will be transformed into the Museum of the History of Fuerteventura.

Decrease in alcohol offences whilst driving

During the summer months, the Guardia Civil implements greater checks on drivers to discourage drivers from taking alcohol and drugs in Fuerteventura, which has been seen to increase during summer festivals.

Deaths from drowning

Currently, the Canary Islands holds the dubious record of the highest number of deaths by drowning in Spain

New Flight Routes!!

Thomas Cook Airlines UK and German carrier Condor will offer connecting flights via Palma de Mallorca (PMI), Ibiza (IBZ) and Las Palmas (LPA) to 14 new destinations on the Spanish mainland.


Ham In The Air

The airport of Fuerteventura incorporates an 'Iberian Experience' to its commercial offer within the boarding area

Albeau wins the first slalom eliminations of Fuerteventura

Costa Calma (Fuerteventura), July 31 (EFE) .- The current world champion, Frenchman Antoine Albeau, won today the first two rounds of the windsurf slalom race, the last of the disciplines that takes place in the Championship of the world of Windsurf and Kitesurf of Fuerteventura

H10 Hotels opens a 4-star hotel for adults in Fuerteventura

The H10 Hotels chain announced today the opening of a new establishment in the town of Corralejo, north of Fuerteventura . With 4 stars and specialized in holidays for adults, the H10 Ocean Dunas is about a hundred meters from the beach of Corralejo Viejo and in the commercial and leisure area of ​​this small town.

Two Arrested Regarding Robberies

The National Police has arrested in Santa Cruz de Tenerife two men, 48 and 45 years old, both of Spanish nationality and with numerous police records, as alleged perpetrators of several robberies with force in vehicles committed on the island of Fuerteventura and in the city of Santa Cruz de Tenerife.

​Historic Site in Fuerteventura Soon to be Open to the Public

The Government of Fuerteventura, Antigua City Council and the Tourism Entrepreneurs Association of Antigua this week announced that they are joining together to manage the opening to the public of the Tower of San Buenaventura in Caleta de Fuste.

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