Spain eliminates quarantine for overseas visitors from July 1
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Spain eliminates quarantine for overseas visitors from July 1

Published on May 26, 2020

1. Spain eliminates the two-week quarantine for overseas visitors starting from July 1. Foreign Minister Arancha González says via Twitter that “the hardest part is behind us,” and that “health conditions will be guaranteed” for visitors. Spain also announced that it will reopen for foreign tourism from July.

Giant Caribbean Agave in Tenerife blooms after 30 years of waiting
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Giant Caribbean Agave in Tenerife blooms after 30 years of waiting

Published on May 25, 2020

The giant Caribbean agave from the Botanical Garden in Puerto de la Cruz blooms after 30 years of waiting. This wonder of nature was planted in the Botanical Garden in the late 1980s.

Spain reopens for international tourism in July
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Spain reopens for international tourism in July

Published on May 24, 2020

Pedro Sanchez, the Prime Minister of Spain, has announced on Saturday that Spain will start welcoming foreign tourists starting in July, in conditions of safety for both visitors and locals.

All Canary Islands hope to pass to phase 2 of de-escalation on May 25th
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All Canary Islands hope to pass to phase 2 of de-escalation on May 25th

Published on May 21, 2020

May 21, 2020 - POSITIVE NEWS CANARY ISLANDS 1. All the Canary Islands hope to pass to phase 2 of de-escalation on May 25th. The Ministry of Health of the Government of the Canary Islands has sent this Wednesday to the Ministry of Health the reports that would guarantee the passage of Lanzarote, Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria, Tenerife and La Palma to phase 2 of the de-escalation of the confinement measures starting from next Monday, May 25th.

Maspalomas & Playa del Ingles Weather in August
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Maspalomas & Playa del Ingles Weather in August

Published on May 20, 2020

Looking to book a beach holiday to Maspalomas or Playa del Ingles in August? August is considered the hottest month of the year and the thermometers definitely prove it. During the day you will often see temperatures around 30 °C, which is quite a lot given the fact that the UV index is high and so the sun usually feels like burning if you don't stay in the shade during midday hours.

Maspalomas & Playa del Ingles Weather in July
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Maspalomas & Playa del Ingles Weather in July

Published on May 19, 2020

Are you trying to plan your summer holiday and you're wondering if either Maspalomas or Playa del Ingles in July are a good idea? Although the Canary Islands might not be your first choice for a summer trip, Gran Canaria has so much to offer all year round, that you shouldn't discard it when looking for the right destination for your next family holiday.

Fuerteventura Weather in July - Ideal For a Hot Summer Holiday
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Fuerteventura Weather in July - Ideal For a Hot Summer Holiday

Published on May 19, 2020

By the time July is here, Fuerteventura goes into full summer mode. July and August are the hottest months in Fuerteventura, so if you're wanting a really warm holiday in the sun, these are the best months to visit. It's a good thing the trade winds make their presence felt, as otherwise, it would simply be unbearably hot during the afternoon.

Maspalomas & Playa del Ingles Weather in June
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Maspalomas & Playa del Ingles Weather in June

Published on May 19, 2020

Planning a summer holiday to Maspalomas or Playa del Ingles in June? In June the weather starts to really feel like proper summer, although the Canary Islands enjoy a rather privileged climate, which feels like spring all year round. This means that although it is warm, the weather is usually not overly hot, although the UV index is very high.

Coronavirus in the Canary Islands: 2301 confirmed cases (updated May 19)
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Coronavirus in the Canary Islands: 2301 confirmed cases (updated May 19)

Published on May 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.

Best Things To Do in Telde, Gran Canaria
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Best Things To Do in Telde, Gran Canaria

Published on May 19, 2020

Telde is the second most populated city in Gran Canaria and it used to be the capital of the island before Las Palmas. The town is located in the southeast of the island, just 16 km south of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and very close to the island's airport.

Spain hopes to revive tourism at the end of June
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Spain hopes to revive tourism at the end of June

Published on May 18, 2020

May 18, 2020 - POSITIVE NEWS CANARY ISLANDS 1. Spain hopes to revive tourism at the end of June. The Minister of Transport, Mobility and Urban Agenda, José Luis Ábalos, has indicated this Monday that he expects tourist activity to reactivate at the end of June if the de-escalation goes "well", so Spain must be made "an attractive country from the health point of view since tourism requires “trust”.

Spain requires a 14-day quarantine for international travelers
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Spain requires a 14-day quarantine for international travelers

Published on May 12, 2020

Travelers who come to Spain from abroad must quarantine the 14 days following their arrival, according to an Order of the Ministry of Health published this Tuesday in the Official State Gazette (BOE), which will be effective from next Friday, 15 May, and will be in force during the state of alarm and its possible extensions.

The Canary Islands will be the destination of the first test flight with a digital health passport
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The Canary Islands will be the destination of the first test flight with a digital health passport

Published on May 08, 2020

The Tourism Minister of the Canary Islands received this Friday the call from the director-general of the World Tourism Organization, Zurab Pololikashvili, to confirm this news which is the result of the collaboration started between both institutions.

Carnival Los Indianos in Santa Cruz de La Palma 2021
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Carnival Los Indianos in Santa Cruz de La Palma 2021

Published on May 06, 2020

The Carnival in Santa Cruz de la Palma is celebrated each year sometime in February or March and it is also known as The White Party, for its unusual characteristic. Thousand of people dressed in white, locals, and visitors alike, fill the streets and participate in a night of dancing and talcum powder fighting.

Lanzarote Weather in June - Summer is Here!
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Lanzarote Weather in June - Summer is Here!

Published on May 06, 2020

Once June hits, the weather starts to feel like proper summer in Lanzarote: temperatures go up, the number of sunshine hours goes up, as well as the number of visitors. The only thing that usually goes down (and which is a good thing) is the number of rainy days. AWAY with the rain and IN with the sun!

Fuerteventura Weather in June - Your Complete Holiday Guide
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Fuerteventura Weather in June - Your Complete Holiday Guide

Published on May 06, 2020

June is when things start to get heated in Fuerteventura: it's still not as hot as it will be in July or August, but for those who are satisfied with temperatures just shy of 30°C during the day time, June will prove to be a good month to visit. In 2020, due to the coronavirus pandemic, it is highly unlikely that anyone will be able to travel to Fuerteventura for a June holiday since most flights are currently suspended until further notice.

First day without new Covid-19 cases in the Canary Islands since the start of the pandemic
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First day without new Covid-19 cases in the Canary Islands since the start of the pandemic

Published on May 06, 2020

Let's also share some positive news, among all this panic and chaos. We will try to find some good news to share from the Canary Islands, from Spain and the entire world, so we can keep up the hope.

Gran Canaria Weather in June - What Should You Expect?
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Gran Canaria Weather in June - What Should You Expect?

Published on May 05, 2020

June comes with a significant increase in temperatures in Gran Canaria, which are also accompanied by the trade winds which are characteristic for the summer months in the Canaries.

The Canary Islands complete 24 hours without new admissions due to Covid-19
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The Canary Islands complete 24 hours without new admissions due to Covid-19

Published on May 04, 2020

Let's also share some positive news, among all this panic and chaos. We will try to find some good news to share from the Canary Islands, from Spain and the entire world, so we can keep up the hope.

Tenerife Weather in June 2020 - Planning a Summer Holiday to Tenerife?
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Tenerife Weather in June 2020 - Planning a Summer Holiday to Tenerife?

Published on May 01, 2020

Thinking of your summer holiday? Well, June is the start of summer here in Tenerife and the weather is getting warmer and warmer day by day.

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