belonging to the Canary Islands, is a
very peculiar and interesting spot.
This island has a central massif of a
height of about 1490 meters which can
easily be seen from the distance and
is, without any doubt, a unique
peculiarity. This massif shows a
dramatic drop which turns it to be a
very impressive place as well as it
provides an amazing sight.
Besides its geographical and
geological characteristics, La Gomera
also offers several other interesting
and attractive peculiarities. One of
these peculiarities is the way it has
maintained its traditions and cultural
characteristics through the pass of
time. This way, tourists who visit
this island could meet some antique
traditions and customs in the same way
people could have observed them a long
There are several interesting spots
and places tourists should make sure
of visiting while being in La Gomera.
One of these spots is the Hermigua.
The Hermigua is a village of small
charming houses which together offer a
very interesting landscape. Besides
this, it is also interesting to remark
that Hermigua shows one of the main
banana plantations areas in La Gomera.
Vallehermoso is another spot
tourists should try to visit in La
Gomera. Vallehermoso shows a very
beautiful environment full of natural
elements such as fruit trees, palm
trees, and exotic plants which give
the area a very colorful appearance as
well as turn it to be very aromatic
and enjoyable through all the senses.
Another spot to visit in the island is
the Cedar Forest, which is not only
among the most interesting spots in La
Gomera, but one of the most attractive
forests in the entire archipelago as
Valle Gran Rey is another of the
most interesting places La Gomera
offers. Valle Gran Rey shows a variety
of trees and natural elements which
together turn it to be a very
beautiful place. Besides this, those
tourists who enjoy sea related
activities and landscapes should visit
Playa Santiago. Playa Santiago or
Santiago Beach is a very beautiful sea
area where visitors can not only enjoy
the environment but also fish.