Majanicho, a hidden gem in Fuerteventura

Lifestyle

Even if it’s getting less and less,  they still exist.
T
hese places where someone seems to hold the hand of the clock.

Far away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life with all its worries, commitments and constant distractions. Hidden corners on this planet, where life is still fine.

On Fuerteventura there is such a place – the village of Majanicho. You can reach it by a lonely path through a lunar landscape where goats cross your steps. At the end of the path, an idyllic jewel awaits you at the northernmost point of the island. At first sight it seems deserted. But the impression is deceptive, because there is life here. The real life.

In Majanicho you will find sun and weather tanned tables next to the sea, ideal for eating fresh fish and tapas with friends and family in the evening. Small children playing on the natural beach. Houses that break conventions through pragmatism and yet have more charm and attention to detail than some luxury villas.

Majanicho is proof that beauty and happiness are not always found in opulence and pushiness. Rather, it is a tribute to simplicity and authenticity. Here you are one with the beautiful nature and enjoy every day the essentials, not the unnecessary. A dream come true of a life full of sun, beach and sea.

Samelo Veg, healthy gastronomic destination

An Italian couple triumphs with its philosophy of healthy living in a small restaurant in Abades. Discover with us a vegan referent in Tenerife

Guillermo Vázquez Zamarbide

Argentinian painter and architect living in Tenerife

The enchanted forest

The "Parque Rural de Anaga", an ancient wood that survives intact since 40 million years.

Polynesian tattoos on the Canary Islands? Meet Roberto Gemori

The History of Tenerife, the Hawaii of Europe and a Preserver of Polynesian Art

Víctor Jaubert - A Canarian illustrator

a Canarian illustrator with a very own style, based on his memories from the 60s, 70s and 80s – in addition to those from his own childhood. El viajero del Faro interviewed him for Maka.
Ol-tom artesanal wooden surfboard in Tenerife

The carpenter of waves

We dive with Ol'Tom into the world of surfers and whales, an Italian architect who designs and manufactures handcrafted surfboards in Tenerife.

Alto de Guamaso

A spectacular view of the grandeur of nature crossing the Teide National Park

Yesterday, today, tomorrow.

The distinction between past, present and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.
Interview Diego Lorenzoni Star guide for Maka magazine

A tour to the stars

Discover the unique night sky over Tenerife with Diego Lorenzoni stellar guide