La Gomera after the fire…

… is still very beautiful despite the devastating fires of August 2012. More blogging to come but here are some hopefully surprising shots of La Gomera, one of the more unusual and less-visited Canary Island. They show that La Gomera is still very much open for business. (Click on each pic to pull up the locations. More/better pics from Pete Ashton aare going up by degrees on Flickr.)

San Sebastian housing

View to Teide on Tenerife

Munical pool at Vallehermoso


Roque Cano, Vallehermoso

Brutalist struture at Vallehermoso


Vallehermoso by night

Fisherman in Hermigua

Hermigua natural sea pool

Overhanging cliff house

View to Guada, Valle Gran Rey

Drummers at sunset

Yoga on the Playa de la Calera

Whale and dolphin watching

Wax myrtle ancient forest

Post forest fires

Catholic church visit

Contrasts of colour

Post fire crops in Guada

La Gomera, Canary Islands, Spain

And finally, a bonus pic of the author:

La Gomera Day 01 - 26


2 responses to “La Gomera after the fire…

  1. Hi,
    Just wanted to let you know that I Write a blog on La Gomera in English:
    I’ve been living on La Gomera for about 12 years and want to inform those who do not speak Spanish. Regards, Willie

  2. Beautiful photos. Thanks for sharing.