Sightseeing bus almost catches fire

One of the tourist busses in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria almost caught fire

Sightseeing bus almost catches fire

Storm weather, and snow at the summits

Winter has left a parting shot with Mount Teide, over on Tenerife, today showing its colder

Storm weather, and snow at the summits

New effort towards Canaries Agroturism

A new initiative entitled ‘Canarias convida‘ aims to bring visitors and the local consumer closer

New effort towards Canaries Agroturism

Million-Euro Rolex robbery in the South

Two gunmen robbed a well known jewelry store in the heart of Maspalomas

Million-Euro Rolex robbery in the South

The Canary Weekend Tips 17-19 March’17

Another busy weekend ahead with many Carnival events going on around the island

The Canary Weekend Tips 17-19 March’17

A Carnival Tragedy in Las Palmas

22 year old Jhonatan Orozco Calderón, originally from Columbia, died on Monday, March 6,

A Carnival Tragedy in Las Palmas

New Bricomart DIY store open Wednesday

The first Bricomart ‘warehouse’ store in the Canary Islands is opening to public for the first time

New Bricomart DIY store open Wednesday

Portuguese man o’ war on Gran Canaria shore

Over the last month there have been multiple sightings of brightly shimmering sea creatures

Portuguese man o’ war on Gran Canaria shore

International drugs & money laundering bust

The Guardia Civil’s recent operation ‘Deambular VI’, has led to the arrest of 12 people

International drugs & money laundering bust

Return of The Saint: Las Palmas V Osasuna

THE RETURN OF THE SAINT !!!!    05/03/2017 —-Tickets for next home game! A midweek disappointment 

Return of The Saint: Las Palmas V Osasuna

Policia Nacional detain seven pickpockets

Policia Nacional last week detained six men and one woman, all of Romanian nationality

Policia Nacional detain seven pickpockets

January tourism increases in Canaries

Tourist spending increased in January by 11.3% year-on-year throughout the Canary Islands

January tourism increases in Canaries

Bus fire near airport, thankfully no one hurt

A Global bus caught fire last Saturday morning on the GC-1 motorway near the main airport

Bus fire near airport, thankfully no one hurt

Landing precautions close M1 motorway

A section of the M1 motorway had to be closed briefly on Saturday night

Landing precautions close M1 motorway

Las Palmas courts controversy, in Drag

Las Palmas 2017 Carnival’s 20th Drag Queen competition caught fire, figuratively speaking, last week.

Las Palmas courts controversy, in Drag

Spain’s main tourist destination in January

The Canary Islands were Spain’s most visited tourist destination in January

Spain’s main tourist destination in January

Transgression – Springtime March 2017 Print Edition

Read the digital March Print edition online here or download the PDF 

Transgression – Springtime March 2017 Print Edition

Man dies on Puerto Rico beach

A 65-year-old man died Friday of a cardio-respiratory arrest on the beach in Puerto Rico

Man dies on Puerto Rico beach

2017 Maspalomas International Carnival

Maspalomas Carnival starts tonight, Friday 3rd March and runs until the 12th March 2017

2017 Maspalomas International Carnival

CCTV & WIFI in Parque Sur Maspalomas

The Town Council of San Bartolomé de Tirajana has announced works are beginning 

CCTV & WIFI in Parque Sur Maspalomas

New asphalt in San Bartolomé de Tirajana

The Council of San Bartolomé de Tirajana say they have completed the new plan

New asphalt in San Bartolomé de Tirajana

Sexually exploited young Nigerians saved

Policia Nacional say they have dismantled an international criminal organisation

Sexually exploited young Nigerians saved

28 kg of cocaine seized from container

Customs agents discovered 28 kilos of cocaine, at the start of February, hidden 

28 kg of cocaine seized from container

Ryanair employee caught with €39,000

Guardia Civil at Gran Canaria Airport detained a 20 year old Ryanair employee

Ryanair employee caught with €39,000

The Canary Weekend Tips 24-26 February’17

A weekend filled with Carnival celebrations and festivities, particularly in the capital Las Palmas

The Canary Weekend Tips 24-26 February’17

“HappyOrNot” surveys in Canarian airport

Canary Islands airports have installed almost 30 devices to collect information 

“HappyOrNot” surveys in Canarian airport

Snow joke, but it did rain in Las Palmas…

There was some rainfall yesterday on all the islands, in some places intense and intermittent.

Snow joke, but it did rain in Las Palmas…

30 minute police chase ends in shots fired

National Police arrested a man of about 30 years of age, on Sunday, after a 30 minute chase

30 minute police chase ends in shots fired

Weather: Some rain cloud to the north, temps fairly constant

Nothing particularly unusual this week for February on Gran Canaria

Weather: Some rain cloud to the north, temps fairly constant

Gran Canaria’s Pet Plan recommendations

The Cabildo de Gran Canaria’s Veterinary College census of animal shelters

Gran Canaria’s Pet Plan recommendations