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The island of La Palma is a premier destination for hikers because of its scenery, varied climates and high altitudes. Enjoy!

La isla de La Palma es un destino de primer orden para senderistas y amantes de los naturaleza por su belleza, contrastes climáticos extremos y por su gran altitud ¡Disfrutala!

Cloud fall over the west side viewed from Caldera

"Tana" my colleague for a trekking journey

Lava landscape

Some friends and me

More friends!

Sun beam

Palmerian rural landscape

Sunset twilight

In the way of  "Los Nacientes" route

Tunnel path on "Los Nacientes"

"Tajinaste" bushes at top of Roque de los Muchachos mountain, 2400 m. of high 

Sea cloud over La Palma island, peaks of "Bejenado" and "Cumbre Vieja" are visible

Mountain range visible at S.  from Roque de Los Muchachos

Roque de los Muchachos clift

The impressive abyss of the Caldera, over 2000 m. deep!

Roque de los Muchachos belvedere

Clear day under normal trailing wind conditions

From 2400 m. of height, the near islands of Tenerife (left) and La Gomera (center)

The "palette" volcano colors

The cloud tsunami is coming!

Traditional holidays, El Paso

Handicraft manufacture of cigars, Argual

Park and garden Antonio Gomez Felipe, Los Llanos de Aridane

Palmerian geckos

Traditional salt factory

North coast landscape

Cold lava flow of Teneguia volcano eruption (1971) 

Trekking on hard environment!

Windy day on top of Teneguia volcano

On the "Volcano Route"

"Tuc" my loyal friend

East side island cloudy due to trailing wind effect 

"Nambroque" mountain peak

"Hoyo Negro" volcano

Solid magma lake of "Duraznero"

Even on the hard volcano rock the life could begin

Volcano route

sunset cloud-fall 

 "Laurisilva" forest

Hidden path

Winter at Caldera de Taburiente National Park

MAGIC (Major Atmospheric Gamma Imaging Cherenkov Telescopes) is a system of two      Imaging Atmospheric Cherenkov telescopes situated at the  Roque de Los Muchachos (ORM). 

 MAGIC detects particle showers released by gamma rays, using the Cherenkov radiation.

MAGIC. With a diameter of 17 meters for the reflecting surface, is the largest telescope in use on ORM

The Gran Telescopio Canarias or GTC.  It's is a 10.4 m (410 in) reflecting telescope located at the Roque de los Muchachos Observatory (ORM) on the island of La Palma.

Friends and me visiting the top of  La Palma

"Tajinaste" is the generic name given in the Canary Islands (Spain) to some species of Echium gender, endemic of Canary Islands flora

Tajinaste flowers

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