Tag Archives: tourism

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

Maspalomas Costa Canaria Soul Festival

The Soul Festival Maspalomas Costa Canaria returns to the beach in San Agustín

High court lifts Siam Park suspension

The Canary Islands High Court of Justice has revoked the ruling which provisionally 

Finca Condal Museum exhibition opens

The southern Gran Canaria municipality of San Bartolomé de Tirajana have extended

The Canary Summer highlights for July

After the San Juan celebrations, with the most amazing hot midsummer weather

37º+ in the shade on Gran Canaria

Yellow advisory warnings for maximum high temperatures will continue 

The Canary weekend tips 24-26 June

In many Scandinavian countries its the time of year that everyone leaves the cities

5.4m foreign visitors in five months of 2016

‘The Canary Islands‘ received 916,104 passengers from abroad in May

The Canary San Juan tips 23 June

Midsummer night is also celebrated as the feast of San Juan, on 23rd of June

600,000 euro tourism investment in Mogán

The Canary Islands’ General Directorate of Tourism Infrastructure are to invest

Romanian police on Gran Canaria

The Spanish government delegate to the Canary Islands, Enrique Hernández Bento

The Canary Weekend Tips 10-12 June

With various traditional patron saints fiestas going on around Gran Canaria, clear blue skies

Would-be taxi drivers test in Maspalomas

Aspiring taxi drivers in the area of Maspalomas Costa Canaria and the municipality

125 years of tourism on Gran Canaria

The Cabildo de Gran Canaria has invited you to see and explore some of the most iconic 

Gran Canaria Walking Festival 2016

Gran Canaria Walking Festival is the most international hiking event in the Canaries

Foreign visits to Gran Canaria increase

284,653 foreign travellers visited Gran Canaria in April,  an increase of 14.4%

TUI call for more Canaries tourist beds

Maspalomas – CEO of TUI Group, Friedrich Joussen, announced this week at a press conference

March: 43.3% of all overnight stays

Spanish hotels recorded 21.8 million overnight stays last March, which is 17.6% more

New tourist record for March and 1st Quarter

Gran Canaria closed the first quarter of 2016 with 10.11% more foreign travellers 

Sunday Mirror & Irish Sun visit Gran Canaria

The Tourist Board organised two press trips to help promote family and gastronomic tourism

Tourist bed occupancy on ​​Gran Canaria

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

New office to open for tourists to report crime

Maspalomas Costa Canaria is to get a permanent police office specifically for tourists

Brit tourist spending rose 10.7% in February

The Canary Islands were the main destination in Spain the February with greater tourist expenditure

Overnight stays in apartments rose 8.9%

The Canary Islands was the leader for overnight stays in tourist apartments in February

Newsbrief: Canary Island airports recorded over 3 million passenger journeys in February 2016

The eight Canary Island airports received 3,230,728 passenger journeys during February, representing a 13.8% increase over the same month last year. The busiest airports in the archipelago for passenger traffic were Gran Canaria

Ant & Dec promote Gran Canaria on Primetime

The Gran Canaria Tourist Board, in collaboration with ‘On The Beach’