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The "Silbo Gomero" (Whistled language).
Travel ideas, World Heritage | Intangible heritage
… Gomera. (Canary Islands) A unique whistled language in the world, fully developed and practised by a large community (more than 22,000 people). It was awarded the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity designation in 2009. It is practised in the island of La Gomera, one of the Canary Island…
César Manrique or adaptation to nature.
… Lanzarote. (Canary Islands) César Manrique managed to engrave upon the natural environment pieces in perfect symbiosis and equilibrium with the environment in which he worked. He understood as no one before him the beauty and the value of his surroundings, and throughout them made his brilliant imag…