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La Playa de San Sebastian de La Gomera

Avenida de los Descubridores, San Sebastian de la Gomera, La Gomera, Spain
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Potter Bar, Herts (near London), England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

This is not your typical beach with yellow sand but it must be remembered the island was probably formed between two and twenty million years ago from the huge volcanic eruptions off the west coast of Africa. It is quite small. Possibly of more interest is the main Plaza and the shops surrounding this and which can be found in... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

Splendid Black Beach with the loveliest little place: Pajarita, where you can have a nice lunch in srroundings that are really good for the soul. If you walk to the far end you get the most fantastic wiev of Teide on Tenerife.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

We did the competent crew course by Canary Sail in La Gomera and it was fantastic! Our instructor Jane Sudlow was very professional, provided us with very useful information about sailing in tidal and non tidal water and everything else you need to know about sailing (and parking the boat!) around the world. Jane was tremendously helpful and nice. This... More

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Thetford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

Lovely clean water with hundreds of fish in the marina. Rather depressed and tatty in places, but a few good shops. The people were really low-threat, not pushy. The real test is that they would let you use their shop/restaurant toilet!

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