As expected there was a 98% drop in passenger numbers (arrivals and departures) through Fuerteventura airport in June 2020 compared to June 2019. The figure was 31,459 - it was the 9th busiest airport in Spain during the month. There were 592 flights … [Read more...] about Fuerteventura Airport Passenger Numbers 2020
The Mayor and councillors from the Ayuntamiento of Antigua have met with the Spanish Costa Department in Madrid. Costas have agreed that errors were made in the beach regeneration scheme in Caleta de Fuste, and that they will undertake corrective … [Read more...] about Caleta Beach – Possible Improvements?
Fuerteventura's population continues to increase and exceeds 116,000 inhabitants for the first time, with a growth of 3.2%, which means that the island reaches 116,886 residents according to the data of the Canary Institute of Statistics … [Read more...] about Fuerteventura Population Growth
At a meeting of organisers it was agreed that the theme of the Carnival will be Music, and it will take place in Antigua between 13-16 February 2020 and in Caleta de Fuste between 21-23 February 2020. Antigua Carnival Events. The theme is … [Read more...] about Caleta de Fuste and Antigua Carnival 2020
The following are details of the Fuerteventura Airport Passengers numbers 2019: December 448,011 passengers (Arrivals & Departures) passed through the airport in December 2019. That is a 4.7% decrease compared to December 2018. The number … [Read more...] about Fuerteventura Airport Passenger Numbers 2019
OCTOBER 2019 The Costas Department had a meeting today with the Ayuntamiento of Antigua to inform them that the plan is to increase the width of the promenade around the beach. The project involves the widening of the promenade from 6 metres to … [Read more...] about Promenade Widening Project in Caleta de Fuste
The population registered on Fuerteventura increased by 2,976 inhabitants in the last twelve months, reaching a total of 113,275 in the six municipalities of Fuerteventura, representing a percentage increase of 2.7%. This is shown in the latest … [Read more...] about Fuerteventura Population Figures
Over the Winter season 2018/19 a total of 65 operators will fly to Fuerteventura from 87 European cities. From the UK there are 6 flights on Monday, 13 on Tuesdays, 25 on Wednesdays, 7 on Thursdays, 7 on Fridays, 34 on Saturdays and 9 on Sundays - … [Read more...] about Winter Flight Statistics to Fuerteventura 2018/19
The Gobierno de Canarias (Canarian Government) have allocated 7 million euros to improve tourist infrastructure on Fuerteventura. There are projects all over the island. 385,000€ has been allocated to Caleta de Fuste to improve the street Calle … [Read more...] about Tourist Infrastructure Improvements Planned
After a meeting last month with the Ayuntamiento, the Cabildo, Barcelo Hotels and the local business association, it is hoped that the Castle (Castillo) near the harbour will soon be open for the public to visit. Article … [Read more...] about La Torre de San Buenaventura to open soon?
The President of the Cabildo (Island Council) has asked the Canarian Government to make the FV-2 road between Las Salinas and the airport into a dual carriageway. 24,000 vehicles use the road which links the south of the island with the airport, plus … [Read more...] about Solution to the FV-2 Road between Las Salinas and the Airport
8 beaches on Fuerteventura have been awarded Blue Flag status in the 2018 list: Tuineje: Tarajalejo. Puerto del Rosario: Playa Blanca, Puerto Lajas, Los Pozos. La Oliva: Grandes Playas, La Concha (Chica), Charco de las agujas, Corralejo … [Read more...] about Blue Flag Status on Fuerteventura
The President of the Fuerteventura Cabildo is hoping that the budget will be set later this year for the continuation of the north to south dual carriageway, with the sections between Caldereta and the airport and the airport to Las Salinas. It's a … [Read more...] about North South Road & Caleta de Fuste school