Gran Canaria airport, a leader this summer

Spanish Airport Authority, AENA, have predicted that Gran Canaria Airport will generate the most 

Gran Canaria airport, a leader this summer

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

Risco Caído and the Sacred Mountains

The Spanish National Heritage Council have decided after meeting in the capital

Risco Caído and the Sacred Mountains

Events: Spring Handicrafts Fair at Faro de Maspalomas

The seventh Faro de Maspalomas Spring Time Handcraft Fair

Events: Spring Handicrafts Fair at Faro de Maspalomas

Newsbrief : Tough flu season in the Canaries, as recorded flu deaths double

The winter flu season 2016-2017 has seen 140 hospitalised cases of confirmed influenza, of which 95,7% were virus A and the rest, virus B. Twenty-four deaths have also been reported, all due to virus A, with the exception of one case of virus B. Last flu season ended with 190 hospitalisations

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

New cultural offering in Las Palmas

The City Council of Las Palmas and the Tourist Board presented “a new culture proposal”

New cultural offering in Las Palmas

A working history of Gran Canaria’s women

The quiet, invisible work of women has played a fundamental role in the traditional culture 

A working history of Gran Canaria’s women

Warm Saharan winds bring Spring Calima

With temperatures rising and Saharan dust blowing in on a glorious spring Calima

Warm Saharan winds bring Spring Calima

Transgression – Springtime March 2017 Print Edition

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

Transgression – Springtime March 2017 Print Edition

2017 Maspalomas International Carnival

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

2017 Maspalomas International Carnival

Meanwhile on Fuerteventura…

Two wild donkeys are causing a small internet sensation in a video recorded

Meanwhile on Fuerteventura…

59 migrants rescued, including a baby

The Salvamento Maritimo (Maritime Rescue) managed to save 59 people last Thursday

59 migrants rescued, including a baby

Newsbrief: End of high EU roaming charges in sight, to begin June 2017

A European Union political agreement between the representatives of the European Parliament, the European Council and the European Commission has been announced as a final achievement that looks set to finally make proposals for the so-called “roam-like-at-home” project start working as of 15 June 2017

€650,000+ investment for Port of Arguineguín

Vice-President of the Canary Island government and the councillor of public works

€650,000+ investment for Port of Arguineguín

Cabildo allocate €8m for Metroguagua

The president of the Cabildo of Gran Canaria, Antonio Morales has announced

Cabildo allocate €8m for Metroguagua

Orange €2.6 million fiber optics plan in SBT

The mobile network operator Orange España has begun deployment of a state-of-the-art fiber

Orange €2.6 million fiber optics plan in SBT

EU Brexit negotiater Guy Verhofstadt

Fernando Clavijo, President of the Canary Islands Government, and Pedro Ortega, Minister

EU Brexit negotiater Guy Verhofstadt

Gran Canaria’s best ever tourist numbers

After receiving over 4.2 million visitors in 2016, Gran Canaria officially recorded

Gran Canaria’s best ever tourist numbers

2017 Carnival of Love Flower Power – February Print Edition

Download (PDF) Your February look at Gran Canaria

2017 Carnival of Love Flower Power – February Print Edition

Lopesan plan yet one more shopping centre

Lopesan Group, the largest native hotel chain on Gran Canaria, have said

Lopesan plan yet one more shopping centre

14 projects to be considered strategic

The Canary Islands Government Committee for Investment and Strategic Projects

14 projects to be considered strategic

Gran Canaria Cabildo buildings go green

The Cabildo de Gran Canaria and Endesa (the largest electric utility company in Spain

Gran Canaria Cabildo buildings go green

International Tourism Fair FITUR 2017

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

International Tourism Fair FITUR 2017

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

Views: Understanding Western Sahara

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

Views: Understanding Western Sahara

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