Tag Archives: tourism

‘Europita Wurst’ 2017 Maspalomas Carnival

The Maspalomas International Carnival 2017, held 3-12 March will be celebrated

Renovation for RIU Vistamar, Puerto Rico

The RIU Hotels chain plan to invest €400 million during 2017 into three major renovations

International Tourism Fair FITUR 2017

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

Electronics store fraud arrest in Mogán area

Guardia Civil at the main Mogán post in Puerto Rico, have arrested a 36 year old foreign

Public holidays on Gran Canaria in 2017

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

Taxi drivers protest unlicensed transfers

Several hundred taxi drivers from eight associations around the island of Gran Canaria

Executive tourism training, Maspalomas

The Hispanic American College (HAC) of New York are to hold a senior managerial course

Mogán presents El Perchel project

The Town Council of Mogán recently presented the proposals to rehabilitate El Perchel

Cabildo believes Perez accusations “insane”

  The Cabildo of Gran Canaria have described as “insane” accusations from the mayor

Siam Park project expected to go ahead

The Canary Islands Directorate General of Cultural Heritage have commissioned a second report

MetroGuagua transit coming to Las Palmas

The MetroGuagua project is a planned high capacity public transport line

Siam Park water park war of words

A war of words has broken out over the anxiously awaited water park project

Weather: Mainly blue skies & sunshine

The Canary Islands have started the week with a little cloud and temperatures

Air Europa cheap Canary Islands flights

Air Europa, the airline division of the Globalia tourism group, relaunch their “Minimax y vuela” campaign

Gran Canaria airport’s 12 millionth passenger

Gran Canaria airport has made history by serving, for the first time ever, more

New desalination plant for Playa de Mogán

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

President’s challenge:- Authorise water park

The President of the Cabildo de Gran Canaria, Antonio Morales, has hit back

“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

The Three Kings on Gran Canaria 2017

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

New Year’s Day drowning tragedy

A 65 year old Finnish bather has drowned in Playa del Inglés, Gran Canaria,

El Perchel beach in need of rehabilitation

The council of Mogán agreed last month to urgently approve a request to redefine 

New Year’s Weekend tips on Gran Canaria

It’s time for those 12 grapes again, a mix of tradition and superstition in Spain.

Best cruise season ever for Gran Canaria

Gran Canaria had the best cruise season in its history in 2016

The Canary Christmas Weekend Tips 23-25 December

Here are our choice of highlights for the Christmas weekend

1st 5 star hotel in Puerto de Mogán

The five star Radisson Blu Resort Spa Gran Canaria Mogan is now open for guests.

Las Palmas Travellers Choice Awards 2016

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

Events: Market of Traditions 22 Dec

Gastronomy, handicrafts, Christmas products and musical performances 

The Canary Yule NY 2017 Print Edition

Last Edition of 2016 – Yule Time & New Year 2017   News In Brief – – Tides take sands from Tauro

‘Tours for toys’ with City Sightseeing

Still time to tour our beautiful capital in a double decker for solidarity.

125 years of Real Club de Golf de Las Palmas

On December 17, 1891, a group of amateur British golfers created Spain’s first ever golf course