26 January, 2018 / By miroslav / 1429 views

La Gomera. Paradise. Have you ever heard about this place? It's hypnotic. La Gomera is the second smallest island in the Atlantic Ocean. This island was also the final route of Christopher Columbus in 1492. So it is worthwhile to visit La Gomera. This place is truly magical. As if time has stopped. If you decide to visit La Gomera, you will notice that the time has come to a halt. There are only a few cars on the road and the inhabitants live on farming, fishing and tourism. It is only for this reason that it is worth visiting this place, nature is intact and there is a huge serenity in this area and that is why people should visit La Gomera.


Gomeron


Beverage typical of La Gomera. This drink is prepared by spraying gomeric palm honey in the middle of the jar and pouring grappa spirits, and then you need to stir and enjoy it.


Hotel Parador de La Gomera


This hotel is located close to the beach, so you will not have to wait for a stroll to the beach. The gardens and location are spectacular. The staff on duty on arrival were welcoming and helpful. The town itself is charming and the island fascinating.  The hotel also has an outdoor pool overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and also overlooking Tenerife. It's really captivating.



Hotel Parador de La Gomera
Hotel Parador de La Gomera
Hotel Parador de La Gomera

Garajonay National Park


This national park is the main attraction of the island of La Gomera. It is a subtropical forest, which has also survived the ice age. There are many tourist paths built here, but there is a ban on walking outside the tourist paths. It is said that when the fog comes, this forest has an unforgettable atmosphere. Be sure to enjoy this phenomenon. If you come here and will be cloudy, foggy weather, certainly visit the green heart of La Gomera - the Garajonay National Park.

Abrante Skywalk

 

If you've decided to visit La Gomera, sure not to miss this attraction. There is a beautiful view of La Gomera. There is also a restaurant with glass walls. This restaurant is a great attraction for tourists and therefore you need to reserve a table to enjoy this fantastic gem.

Hermigua rocks

 

This area is reminiscent of paradise. There is a botanical garden with different kinds of trees and flowers. You will surely catch up on just looking at the beauty of this island and watching a flora that you did not even know it existed. This is La Gomera. There is also a canary palm tree from which honey is produced. This place has the most photogenic rocks in the whole island.

Casa Efigenia Restaurant

 

Another interesting location. This restaurant is more affordable and the main attraction is that the owner is a lady who is over 80 years old. It is therefore great to follow the energy that this lady has. Most people on this island are energetic and positively tuned. There is only one menu in this restaurant, but no one has complained yet because it tastes wonderful. If you want to try La Gomery's traditional cuisine, you should not omit this restaurant as well.

Owner of Casa Efigenia

Agulo

 

Agulo is one of the first places that originated on this island. The inhabitants living here have the perfect view of the ocean. Nearby is the symbol of the island - Roque de Agando, it is a monolith.

 


Interesting facts

 

Cheap and nice accommodation is in the Valle Gran Rey area or in the Playa de Santiago tourist center. The most beautiful hotel on the island is the Hotel Jardín Tecina.

Among other things, there is a song instead of talking. It's crazy? The original inhabitants of La Gomera, Guancha, have long been known for this. They understood this in order to communicate at great distances. However, with the gradual expansion of the Spanish language this language has disappeared.


Hotel Jardín Tecina
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