DEEP CANARIES

The Canary Islands are a Spanish volcanic archipelago off the northwest coast of Africa, and visitors are mainly drawn by the sun, sea, beaches, and the magnificent Teide National Park.

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    Still debated, the Canarian pyramids fascinated Thor Heyerdahl.
    Paul Ross
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    A startling indigenous bone room in the museum.
    Paul Ross
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    Recreated Guanche burial cave in the museum.
    Paul Ross
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    When confronted with Spanish subjugation, many Guanches leapt to their deaths, as memorialized in this fountain.
    Paul Ross
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    A Guanche skull buried with a typical hat.
    Paul Ross
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    One of 9 idolized statues depicting Guanche tirbal chiefs.
    Paul Ross
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    A museum recreation of the famous painted cave.
    Paul Ross
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    A Guanche statue.
    Paul Ross
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    Ancient Guanche pottery.
    Paul Ross
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