canyons and goats of fuerteventura
Adventures, Stories

Hiking through Canyons and Living with Goats on Fuerteventura

It is one thing to see the wild goats from the car window, quite another to live with them whilst hiking through the canyons and mountains of their land. “Do you hear bleating?” I asked my companion, “It sounds like goats.”  I unzipped the tent, poking out my head.  Coming down the hillside were families… Continue reading Hiking through Canyons and Living with Goats on Fuerteventura

Equipment, Reviews

Aloe Vera Products of Fuerteventura

Using a local, natural product of the Spanish Canary island during a hiking holiday refreshed, revived and healed. The Aloe Vera plant grows well in the climate of the Spanish Canary Islands. Although there is little research to confirm that it holds healing properties the plant has been used for thousands of years with a… Continue reading Aloe Vera Products of Fuerteventura

the goats on fuerteventura that inspired the goat life poem
Inspired, Stories

Goat Life: A Poem Inspired by Fuerteventura

A short poem inspired by the goats of Fuerteventura, Canary Islands, Spain. After spending the night camping on a hillside of Fuerteventura the goats bleating by were an unexpected surprise. As they woke me in the morning and I peered out of the tent it was obvious that this intrusion on their land was very… Continue reading Goat Life: A Poem Inspired by Fuerteventura