Going on to Fuerteventura, he was hampered by a mutiny among his men, and by lack of supplies.
In Fuerteventura the inhabitants are sometimes obliged to flee to other islands to avoid perishing from thirst.
Fuerteventura is twenty-seven hundred feet high, and in fine weather is visible many leagues away.
The 26th we saw land, supposed to be the western part of Fuerteventura, but it proved to be part of Barbary.
The highest peak reaches 2500 ft. In external appearance, climate and productions, Fuerteventura greatly resembles Lanzarote.