Masca, Tenerife - A Pretty Village Hidden in the Mountains
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Masca, Tenerife - A Pretty Village Hidden in the Mountains

Published on June 26, 2020

The story of Masca valley in Tenerife is the perfect mix of mystery, legends of pirates, and incredible scenery, making Masca befitting of the title of Tenerife's prettiest village.

Gran Canaria Weather in September - Still Feels Like Summertime
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Gran Canaria Weather in September - Still Feels Like Summertime

Published on June 25, 2020

September is a great month to visit Gran Canaria: it is still hot, rain is unusual and the island gets less crowded after the school starts in most European countries. So if you're looking for an adults only romantic trip to Gran Canaria September might be the perfect time to visit.

Tenerife or Gran Canaria? Which island is better?
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Tenerife or Gran Canaria? Which island is better?

Published on June 25, 2020

Of all the Canary Islands, people usually tend to make a comparison between Tenerife and Gran Canaria and sometimes between Lanzarote and Fuerteventura. But every island has its own charm and unique characteristics, which makes it special and different from the rest in the archipelago.

Fuerteventura Weather in October - Still Feels Like Summer?
FuerteventuraWeather in Fuerteventura

Fuerteventura Weather in October - Still Feels Like Summer?

Published on June 25, 2020

October is one of the more quiet months in Fuerteventura, except for the time period when the children in the UK are on their autumn half-term holiday. At that time the island becomes busy again and prices for flights are considerably higher than during the rest of the month.

Lanzarote Weather in October - Still Summer Temperatures
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Lanzarote Weather in October - Still Summer Temperatures

Published on June 25, 2020

October is a relatively peaceful and quiet month in Lanzarote, apart from the week during the midterm holidays, when prices also go up considerably. So if you are not conditioned by school holidays, try to plan your arrival to the island outside of that period to get a better price for flights and accommodation.

Mirador Sicasumbre - Best Viewpoint in Fuerteventura
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Mirador Sicasumbre - Best Viewpoint in Fuerteventura

Published on June 24, 2020

Mirador Sicasumbre is the first astronomical viewpoint in Fuerteventura, and it offers great views over the island. You will have to climb for a few minutes in order to get up to the top, but the views are totally worth the effort.

Where are the Canary Islands located? Are they part of Europe or Africa?
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Where are the Canary Islands located? Are they part of Europe or Africa?

Published on June 24, 2020

If it's your first time planning a trip to one of the islands you might find yourself wondering... where the Canary Islands on a world map in relation to continental Spain?

Gran Canaria hotels set to reopen after the closure caused by Covid-19
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Gran Canaria hotels set to reopen after the closure caused by Covid-19

Published on June 24, 2020

Hotels and apartment complexes in Gran Canaria are starting to reopen for the summer season after the closure caused by the Covid-19 health crisis. We have tried to create a list of places that have already announced a date for reopening,

Hotels reopening in Lanzarote after the closure due to Coronavirus pandemic
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Hotels reopening in Lanzarote after the closure due to Coronavirus pandemic

Published on June 23, 2020

Hotels and apartment complexes in Lanzarote are slowly starting to reopen after the closure caused by the Covid-19 health crisis. We have tried to create a list of places that have already announced a date for reopening,

Hotels reopening in Fuerteventura after the closure caused by Covid-19
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Hotels reopening in Fuerteventura after the closure caused by Covid-19

Published on June 23, 2020

Fuerteventura Tourist Board has shared on Monday, June 22, a list with the hotels that are scheduled to reopen in the coming months after the closure caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.

What's El Medano (Tenerife) like? - 5 Best things to do & Events
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What's El Medano (Tenerife) like? - 5 Best things to do & Events

Published on June 22, 2020

El Medano is one Tenerife's most chilled and laid back resorts, popular among German tourists and surfers. El Medano is located very close to Tenerife Sur Airport and it's a good base also for travelers who want to explore more areas of Tenerife.

Visit Haria in Lanzarote - 4 Best Things To Do and See
LanzaroteThings to do in Lanzarote

Visit Haria in Lanzarote - 4 Best Things To Do and See

Published on June 22, 2020

Haria is a small but beautiful village in the north of Lanzarote, with a population barely over 1000 people. If you're coming to the island, we absolutely recommend coming here for a visit to one of Lanzarote's most authentic villages.

Top 10 Best Beaches in Gran Canaria
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Top 10 Best Beaches in Gran Canaria

Published on June 19, 2020

Gran Canaria has many amazing beaches, all very different in terms of atmosphere, natural conditions, type of sand and location, so there's something great to discover for each taste.

Maspalomas Costa Canaria Soul Festival 2020 postponed until 2021
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Maspalomas Costa Canaria Soul Festival 2020 postponed until 2021

Published on June 19, 2020

Maspalomas Costa Canaria Soul Festival is a unique type of event in all the Canary Islands, which is celebrated with a lot of "soul" on the beach in San Agustin, close to Maspalomas and Playa del Ingles.

Coronavirus in the Canary Islands: 2405 confirmed cases on June 19
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Coronavirus in the Canary Islands: 2405 confirmed cases on June 19

Published on June 19, 2020

Wondering what is the situation in the Canary Island in regards to the Coronavirus pandemic? Did you have a holiday planned in the Canary Islands which is now affected by the current situation with the Coronavirus spread? We will try to update this page with info about all the islands, as soon as there's something to report.

Las Canteras Beach - World Class Beach in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
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Las Canteras Beach - World Class Beach in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Published on June 17, 2020

Playa Las Canteras is the main beach in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and the best city beach in the Canary Islands and probably in all of Spain. We would go as far as saying that Las Canteras beach is one of the top city beaches in the world, due to its privileged location, year-round mild climate and top amenities, which you will notice for sure if you decide to visit.

Barraquito Coffee Recipe - Authentic Canary Islands coffee drink
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Barraquito Coffee Recipe - Authentic Canary Islands coffee drink

Published on June 16, 2020

Barraquito - the most famous coffee in Tenerife, with a taste that will always bring back memories of a sunny holiday! Barraquito is a type of multi-layered coffee that is specific to the Canary Islands and it can easily be found at most local coffee shops, or you can make it at home following our easy recipe.

Spain reopens borders for tourism on June 21 for Schengen states - Positive News Canary Islands
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Spain reopens borders for tourism on June 21 for Schengen states - Positive News Canary Islands

Published on June 15, 2020

June 15, 2020 1. Spain will reopen borders to EU states on June 21, Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez tells regional chiefs. Travelers from countries outside Schengen will be permitted to enter from July 1, providing there is a reciprocal agreement on travel and taking into account the epidemiological situation in the country of origin. (El Pais - English)

Canary Islands Weather in November - Which island to choose?
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Canary Islands Weather in November - Which island to choose?

Published on June 12, 2020

In November, when the weather starts to get cold almost all over Europe, the Canary Islands still enjoy a mild climate, with temperatures above 20°C, long sunny days and water warm enough for swimming in the ocean.

TUI UK cancels all holidays before July 11
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TUI UK cancels all holidays before July 11

Published on June 12, 2020

TUI UK, the single largest tour operator in the Canary Islands, has just announced that it's canceling all holidays from the UK that we're supposed to take place before July 11, 2020. Although Spain has ...

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