When holidaying in Tenerife many holidaymakers head straight for the resorts of Playa de las Americas and Los Cristianos and you can certainly see why. With breathtaking beaches, stunning scenery and fantastic accommodation holidaying in Playa de las Americas will leave a lasting impression on any holidaymaker. Whether it's soaking up the sumptuous year round temperatures on one of the many golden beaches, first class-shopping or something a little more hedonistic that is desired Playa de las Americas is truly a Mecca for all things associated with the perfect holiday.
For those looking for something just a little quieter and more family orientated neighbouring Los Cristianos is the ideal destination.
For those making the trip to Gran Canaria, the sumptuous coastline in the resort area of Puerto Rico is not to be missed. Two main beaches, covered in golden Saharan sand, split by imposing cliffs, are the perfect place to while away the days in the sunshine working on the tan whereas if you're feeling a little adventurous the cliff walk between the beaches provides the most picturesque view of the coast. A holiday to Gran Canaria would not be complete without participating in the many water sports on offer and a trip to Puerto Rico is no different with the likes of jet-skiing, sailing, diving, big-game fishing and windsurfing on offer here.
Don't forget that holidays to the Canary Islands are not just about Gran Canaria and Tenerife with the other remaining islands boasting some fantastic places to stay. If you're looking to holiday in Lanzarote then the likes of Puerto del Carmen, Playa Blanca, Costa Teguise and the exclusive Puerto Calero are fantastic resorts full of great facilities, first class accommodation and numerous activities.
The other of the "big four" Canary Islands; Fuerteventura is famed for its wonderful beaches so it's no wonder the resorts found here are built around these stunning natural wonders. The likes of Corralejo, Costa Caleta and Costa Calma are all great options for the perfect holiday. With so many fantastic resorts across the different islands it is no wonder that Canary Islands holidays are amongst the most popular for British holidaymakers.