International Tourism Fair FITUR 2017

FITUR, The International tourism trade fair, touted as the global meeting point

International Tourism Fair FITUR 2017

Events: Classic cars cruising the south on Saturday 21 January

The seventh edition of this historic classic car event

Events: Classic cars cruising the south on Saturday 21 January

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

Events: Valsequillo Almond blossom route

HIGHLY RECOMMENDED: The ‘Ruta del Almendrero en Flor’, almond blossom route, event

Events: Valsequillo Almond blossom route

Views: Understanding Western Sahara

Our nearest African neighbour is the disputed and occupied territory of Western Sahara

Views: Understanding Western Sahara

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

Public holidays on Gran Canaria in 2017

There is nothing more colourful than a Spanish Fiesta or local traditional celebration.

Public holidays on Gran Canaria in 2017

Thirty turtles released in Gran Canaria waters

During 2016, 51 rescued turtles arrived at the Tafira Wildlife Recovery Centre

Thirty turtles released in Gran Canaria waters

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

Mobile blood donation unit in Arguineguín

The municipality of Mogán is hosting a mobile blood donation unit in Arguineguín 

Mobile blood donation unit in Arguineguín

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

The Canary Weekend Tips 13-15 January

With only a few weeks to go before Carnival season on Gran Canaria, Springtime approaches

The Canary Weekend Tips 13-15 January

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

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

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

New desalination plant for Playa de Mogán

The newly inaugurated desalination plant in Playa de Mogán has a processing capacity 

New desalination plant for Playa de Mogán

Cabildo to manage island animal shelter

The Cabildo de Gran Canaria has taken over the management of the main island animal shelter

Cabildo to manage island animal shelter

“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

The Three Kings on Gran Canaria 2017

The seasonal festivities reach their crescendo on January 5th with the arrival of Three Kings

The Three Kings on Gran Canaria 2017