Two migrants jump into sea from patera

Salvamento Marítimo intercepted a patera (open boat) Wednesday off the Punta de Maspalomas

Two migrants jump into sea from patera

Search for local child, lost near Arguineguín

On Tuesday afternoon Proteccion Civil received a Policia Local Alert and CECOES 112 report

Search for local child, lost near Arguineguín

Airline news: UK to Gran Canaria with Jet2

Gran Canaria airport will have two new links with the UK starting from April

Airline news: UK to Gran Canaria with Jet2

Tragic death of a young woman in Telde

Last Friday, March 31, 34-year-old Ayoze Gil, reportedly went to his mother’s house

Tragic death of a young woman in Telde

Searching for patera south of Gran Canaria

A Salvamento Marítimo (Maritime Rescue) Sasemar 103 aircraft and a rescue boat

Searching for patera south of Gran Canaria

LPA International film Festival until 9 April

Since its inauguration in 2000, this festival has set out to find its own niche

LPA International film Festival until 9 April

Attracting blue & green economy investors

The ‘Best in Gran Canaria’ brand group have earmarked €600,000 to attract investors

Attracting blue & green economy investors

Gran Canaria Weather: Blue Skies, Calima and up to 28º in the shade

A warm sunny weekend ahead, perfect for beaches and boating

Gran Canaria Weather: Blue Skies, Calima and up to 28º in the shade

Popular mountain road closes till mid May

Part of the GC-605, a beautiful mountain road popular with the more adventurous tourists

Popular mountain road closes till mid May

New flights between Canaries & Madeira

Inter-island airline, Binter, has begun to fly a new route between the Canary Islands and Madeira

New flights between Canaries & Madeira

1.5 million seats to Gran Canaria in 2017

The airline Ryanair will schedule 1.5 million seats to and from Gran Canaria in 2017

1.5 million seats to Gran Canaria in 2017

65% of dunes lost in just half a century

Gran Canaria has doubled its population over the last half century, while

65% of dunes lost in just half a century

A terrible toll, forty years perished

The events leading up to that Sunday afternoon in 1977, as thick cloud fog

A terrible toll, forty years perished

Spar Natural to open store in Las Palmas

Spring always brings good news and Spar Natural have announced they will

Spar Natural to open store in Las Palmas

Pink Panthers thought responsible for Gran Canaria jewel theft

Guardia Civil and Policia Nacional say they have arrested

Pink Panthers thought responsible for Gran Canaria jewel theft

Police close net on Rolex Smash & Grab

National Police continue to investigate the circumstances around the armed robbery in Meloneras

Police close net on Rolex Smash & Grab

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