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2015-03-16 11:32:37
"Late afternoon view north from Bayoyo in Fuerteventura." from simon3 Expand pics
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Badlands, purgatory and blue of Fuerteventura
Near Corralejo in the north of Fuerteventura lies Bayoyo, 271m, overlooking the lava strewn northern extent of the island. The locals call this type of land malpais (bad land). Two smaller extinct volcanoes stick up here Montaņa Loma Blanco, 146m and Montaņa del la Mancha, 148m. While small in absolute terms they dominate their localities. Between them on the coast there's an area covered in the fine yellow sand that arrives in such quantities from the Sahara on the wind. For some reason this stretch of beach has the name Purgatorio.
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Summit Comment
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Aidy a day ago.
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Carnaween: Bad Weather Adding Drama To Great Views
Aidy a day ago.
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David-Guenot 5 days ago.
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davsheen a week ago.
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Mount Leinster: my Climb in Wexford & Carlow 20-11-2016
ShaunDunne a week ago.
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