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Green pine forests, scenery volcanoes, alien landscapes, hidden sandy coves, Desert-style dunes, luxury resorts. The beautiful, enchanting Canary Islands wear many tempting faces.
The Canary Islands are geographically located in the African area, even though the archipelago is economically and politically European, and it is part of the European Union.
There are eight main islands: Tenerife, Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, La Palma, La Gomera, El Hierro and La Graciosa. The archipelago also includes many smaller islands.
The archipelago's beaches, climate and important natural attractions, especially Maspalomas in Gran Canaria and Teide National Park and Mount Teide (a World Heritage Site) in Tenerife, make it a major tourist destination with millions of visitors each year. Especially Tenerife, Gran Canaria, Fuerteventura and Lanzarote.
The islands have a subtropical climate, with long sunny summers and reasonably warm winters.