Tag Archives: Gran Canaria

Maritime procession of the Virgen del Carmen cut short

Arguineguín’s annual highlight event, the traditional maritime procession of the Virgin del Carmen, was unexpectedly cut short this Sunday, returning to the Port of Arguineguín, without ever having arrived in Puerto de Mogán, after the Guardia Civil warned four fishing boats that they faced fines if they set out to…

47 year old British woman dies after beating in Puerto Rico apartment

The Policia Local and the Guardia Civil in the southern municipality of Mogán yesterday afternoon detained an 80 year-old British resident of Puerto Rico, with the initials JB, for allegedly killing a woman, also of British origin, identified as Donna C. aged 47. The victim died at the Insular Hospital hours after…

Las Palmas Travellers Choice Awards 2016

Travellers’ Choice Awards 2016, the very best of destinations chosen by millions

Over 8million foreign passengers so far

‘The Canary Islands’ received 1,110,148 foreign passengers in August, 147,273 more

Gran Canaria Orange Advisory 37º+ in shade

If you are on Gran Canaria right now you´ll already know it is as hot as Hades, and it’s about to

The Canary Weekend Tips 22-24 July

With the calima easing up, we move towards another beautiful summer weekend

Arguineguín Sunday 3rd July – All for Sergio

 Would you love to see horses dancing on the beach in Arguineguín? Want to ride?

The Canary Weekend Tips 1-3 July

As we reach the new month of July, all the main museums will have open doors for free visits this weekend

37º+ in the shade on Gran Canaria

Yellow advisory warnings for maximum high temperatures will continue 

ZEC – new €20 million phase one investment

A major new project is developing in the capital’s Puerto de La Luz, Las Palmas.

Tourist bed occupancy on ​​Gran Canaria

Meloneras was the tourist resort in 2015 with the highest occupancy rate on Gran Canaria

The Canary Weekend Tips 1-3 April

April is here and as it’s the first weekend of the month so there are a lot of activities 

New ‘Siam Park’ for Gran Canaria approved

Finally the green light for the installation of the ‘Siam Park’ water park on Gran Canaria 


This is the festival’s 10th anniversary. The event, founded in Gran Canaria

Thomson made me smile…

Have you seen the advert from Thomson Holidays?  Their new #MadeMeSmile campaign is a beautiful work of art which follows a family on a journey from their cold north London suburban home to the beautiful beaches of Jamaica…