The Canary Weekend Tips 20-22.01.2017

The almond trees are blossoming up in the mountains and the start of year sales

The Canary Weekend Tips 20-22.01.2017

Electronics store fraud arrest in Mogán area

Guardia Civil at the main Mogán post in Puerto Rico, have arrested a 36 year old foreign

Electronics store fraud arrest in Mogán area

The oldest slave burial site in the Atlantic

During the 16th century, fourteen men and women were buried in a strange manner

The oldest slave burial site in the Atlantic

Taxi drivers protest unlicensed transfers

Several hundred taxi drivers from eight associations around the island of Gran Canaria

Taxi drivers protest unlicensed transfers

Executive tourism training, Maspalomas

The Hispanic American College (HAC) of New York are to hold a senior managerial course

Executive tourism training, Maspalomas

Events: Carnival on Gran Canaria 2017

The springtime Carnival season on Gran Canaria starts in February. There are many celebrations

Events: Carnival on Gran Canaria 2017

Mogán presents El Perchel project

The Town Council of Mogán recently presented the proposals to rehabilitate El Perchel

Mogán presents El Perchel project

Explosion causes El Tablero building fire

A fire broke out in El Tablero late afternoon on Sunday, at around 18.20, on Calle Costa Rica

Explosion causes El Tablero building fire

Cabildo believes Perez accusations “insane”

  The Cabildo of Gran Canaria have described as “insane” accusations from the mayor

Cabildo believes Perez accusations “insane”

Man who beheaded his own mother: Guilty

A jury has this Friday declared a man guilty of unmitigated murder. Domingo Martín Suárez Jiménez

Man who beheaded his own mother: Guilty

22nd Jan Arguineguín port seabed cleaning

Mogán town hall have announced a project to clean the seabed of the Port

22nd Jan Arguineguín port seabed cleaning

Abandoned coastal fish farm strands yacht

  Maritime Rescue had to help a woman and two children off a catamaran

Abandoned coastal fish farm strands yacht

Siam Park project expected to go ahead

The Canary Islands Directorate General of Cultural Heritage have commissioned a second report

Siam Park project expected to go ahead

MetroGuagua transit coming to Las Palmas

The MetroGuagua project is a planned high capacity public transport line

MetroGuagua transit coming to Las Palmas

Gran Canaria movie sets facility planned

Gran Canaria is aiming at more serious movie and television production.

Gran Canaria movie sets facility planned

Siam Park water park war of words

A war of words has broken out over the anxiously awaited water park project

Siam Park water park war of words

First Spar ‘Natural’ opens in Arguineguín

The supermarket chain SPAR opened its first store specialising in organic foods

First Spar ‘Natural’ opens in Arguineguín

Weather: Mainly blue skies & sunshine

The Canary Islands have started the week with a little cloud and temperatures

Weather: Mainly blue skies & sunshine

Air Europa cheap Canary Islands flights

Air Europa, the airline division of the Globalia tourism group, relaunch their “Minimax y vuela” campaign

Air Europa cheap Canary Islands flights

Strong winds warning on Gran Canaria

The Spanish State Meteorological Agency (AEMET) are maintaining a yellow advisory for strong winds

Strong winds warning on Gran Canaria

Bright sunshine and southeast winds

The Spanish State Meteorological Agency (AEMET) forecast intense winds for today, Three Kings Day

Bright sunshine and southeast winds

Gran Canaria airport’s 12 millionth passenger

Gran Canaria airport has made history by serving, for the first time ever, more

Gran Canaria airport’s 12 millionth passenger

71 drownings in the Canary Islands

The Canary Islands registered the most drownings in Spain last year, totalling 71

71 drownings in the Canary Islands

President’s challenge:- Authorise water park

The President of the Cabildo de Gran Canaria, Antonio Morales, has hit back

President’s challenge:- Authorise water park

More parking planned for Arguineguín

The mayor of Mogán has signed an agreement with the Government of the Canary Islands

More parking planned for Arguineguín

“Surprise” ancient winkles report threat to water park project

Ancient shellfish could put the new water park project in jeopardy! The mayor of San Bartolomé

“Surprise” ancient winkles report threat to water park project

New Year’s Day drowning tragedy

A 65 year old Finnish bather has drowned in Playa del Inglés, Gran Canaria,

New Year’s Day drowning tragedy

Circus animals back in the capital

The caged circus animals, that several citizens had publicly complained should not be

Circus animals back in the capital

New Year’s Weekend tips on Gran Canaria

It’s time for those 12 grapes again, a mix of tradition and superstition in Spain.

New Year’s Weekend tips on Gran Canaria

A chill in the air and more Calima

Wednesday has started a little cloudy, with a range of mid-altitude cloud

A chill in the air and more Calima