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Black Sand Beach

Black sand is a result of the volcanic rock and minerals being ground down over millennia and since... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2018
AMsays
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Thornhill, Canada
One more nice Playa

One more of a nice playa 😂😄😂😄 nice place to visit and have sometime off. Late afternoons and... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
batukaratas
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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 Jan 2018
“Black Sand Beach”
4 Nov 2018
“Special and easy going ”
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35200, Telde, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

If you search for no crowds on the beach, visit one of those norteastern beach...they are mostly visited by local residents, you will see how is life going there. Always have showers and place is cleaned every morning. Beautiful waves almost always!:)

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Black sand is a result of the volcanic rock and minerals being ground down over millennia and since the Canaries are a result of volcanic activity, it is to be expected here. The beach was relatively quiet, but I could see why this beach could...More

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank AMsays
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

One more of a nice playa 😂😄😂😄 nice place to visit and have sometime off. Late afternoons and early mornings are so quiet.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank batukaratas
Reviewed 28 April 2016

We drove northwards from Maspalomas in the morning. Left with bright sunshine, within 10 km it was clouded and it got more grey and windy the more north we drove. Nevertheless we were not sorry we made this trip to the La Garita blowhole or...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Hennie100
Reviewed 26 December 2015

It's very unusual to see black send on the beach, but it's really beautiful and very soft on this beach. And relaxing on the stones and watching crabs was great.

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 23 August 2014

A black beach near the Airport in Gran Canaria. There is an important spot where make shots near the beach, along the promenade: a huge hole in the rock where sea and waves meet themselves

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank Paolo M
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