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Sotavento Beach

Risco del Passo, Costa Calma, Pajara, Fuerteventura, Spain
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Ranked #2 of 11 attractions in Costa Calma
Type: Beaches
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English first
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

A lovely clean beach with rocky surroundings and glistening waters. Although cheeky on the prices for sun loungers and umbrellas. Most people using the beach chose to sit on the sand instead.

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Batley, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Amazing crystal clear water, white sand, really calm and quiet place to be. It's really long and you could take a walk in the evening which is so romantic.

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North Wales, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

White, clean sand for miles. Clean and inviting sea. You can walk for miles. R2 café bar is great for a drink with wonderful views.

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Cork, Ireland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

The beach area perfect. Very windy. Perfect for windsurfing. It is very famous and very good for walking, jogging. DO NOT forget cap or tracksuit with a hood. Believe me it is extremely windy but it is worth to go there and take a look. Do not forget camera, photo camera and binoculars

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We travelled down by car to Sotavento Beach and were not disappointed. The tide was out and the lagoon was all but dry but that did not stop us from enjoying a lovely spot at the back of the beach which we more or less had to ourselves. Just a short distance drive along the beach is a Kite boarding... More

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Prague, Czech Republic
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

absolutely beatiful and full natural wonder. GREAT, GREAT, GREAT!!!! Nothing else can be said and I hope I can return there soon. The play of high tide / low tide is great and full of fun. To enjoy this was one big joy. Never will forget this beauty of nature.

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Brussels, Belgium
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Just enjoy the beach. Be free. There are no restrictions on spanish beaches as long as people respect each other.

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wales
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114 reviews 114 reviews
26 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

just walked and walked, plenty of space and very clean, easy to get into the sea. Just be a bit wary of sand blasting when it's windy

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Wroclaw, Poland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Wonderful beach and clean water but it is definitely too deep for small children. In july it was a bit windy but it actually helped a lot to forget about the heat,

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Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
11 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Spectacular panorama, great for picture takings. But don't expect too much, there is really nothing there. Better bring your own snacks and drinks, there are some sunbeds for hire, and a small bar which we didn't try.

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