The Guayadeque valley (Barranco de Guayadeque) located in the northern center of the island of Gran Canaria is one of the most beautiful and lush valleys of the island, on its slopes grow 80 species of endemic plants of the island.
In prehistoric times this valley was the most populated island, lying there important necropolis in caves. The Guanches - the ancient inhabitants of the island - used them as dwellings, warehouses and place for celebration of fertility rites.
Trip around the island of Gran Canaria in: http://youtu.be/3k-lrItL7kQ
Nobody has marked this note useful
- Copyright: Joao Correia (sogal) (1027)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2013-07-06
- Categories: Nature
- Camera: FujiFilm FinePix HS20 EXR, Fujinon 30X / 24-700 mm Eq. f.8-6.6, Hoya PRO1 Digital Circular PL
- Exposure: f/5.0, 1/320 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2014-01-04 1:22