La Graciosa, La Gomera and El Hierro the first regions in Spain to ease restrictions
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La Graciosa, La Gomera and El Hierro the first regions in Spain to ease restrictions

Published on April 29, 2020

The three Canary Islands: La Graciosa, La Gomera and El Hierro will go into phase 1 of easing the restrictions on May 4th. The rest of the islands will have to wait and see how the number of infections evolves.

No new cases of Covid-19 in Lanzarote and Fuerteventura
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No new cases of Covid-19 in Lanzarote and Fuerteventura

Published on April 28, 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.

Coastal Walk from Los Gigantes to Playa San Juan
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Coastal Walk from Los Gigantes to Playa San Juan

Published on April 27, 2020

Walking along the coast in Tenerife is pure joy, especially on a sunny day when it's not too hot, like it was the case when we did this trip. This walk between Los Gigantes, Puerto de Santiago, Playa La Arena, Alcala and Playa San Juan is one of the best in Tenerife South, since you can admire the entire coast and the rugged landscape, while stopping along the way for a drink.

Chinyero Volcano Walk - Easy Hiking Trail in Tenerife
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Chinyero Volcano Walk - Easy Hiking Trail in Tenerife

Published on April 27, 2020

The thing that we love most about Tenerife is the diversity in landscape and activities that you get to do while visiting this unique destination in the Atlantic Ocean.

10 municipalities in the Canary Islands are free of Covid-19
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10 municipalities in the Canary Islands are free of Covid-19

Published on April 26, 2020

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Children under 14 will be allowed to go out for walks starting April 26
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Children under 14 will be allowed to go out for walks starting April 26

Published on April 25, 2020

The full details about the conditions under which children in Spain will be allowed to go out for a walk during the state of alarm have been published. These rules also apply for children and families living in the Canary Islands.

The plan to reopen the Canary Islands - Proposed by the local government
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The plan to reopen the Canary Islands - Proposed by the local government

Published on April 24, 2020

The regional government will present today the plan to complete the quarantine, which will be proposed to President Sánchez on Sunday; it would come into effect on April 27th, with shops opening and allowing the elderly to go out in the morning and the minors in the afternoon.

Canary Islands Rally 2020 Rescheduled - NEW Dates
Gran CanariaEvents in Gran Canaria

Canary Islands Rally 2020 Rescheduled - NEW Dates

Published on April 23, 2020

This year will be the 44th edition of Canary Islands Rally (previously knows as El Corte Ingles Rally) and the event was supposed to take place during the first weekend of May in Gran Canaria, but it was postponed.

Maspalomas Gay Pride 2020 - NEW Dates and Schedule
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Maspalomas Gay Pride 2020 - NEW Dates and Schedule

Published on April 23, 2020

The event first started in Gran Canaria in 2001 and since then it kept growing every year, with thousands of people coming to the island just to participate.

The Canary Islands propose to open businesses and to let the elderly go out to walk and do sports starting on April 27
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The Canary Islands propose to open businesses and to let the elderly go out to walk and do sports starting on April 27

Published on April 23, 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.

The Canary Islands cannot wait until the end of 2020 without opening the hotels
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The Canary Islands cannot wait until the end of 2020 without opening the hotels

Published on April 21, 2020

The President of the Canarian Government, Ángel Víctor Torres, has admitted that the Canary Islands "cannot" endure until the end of 2020 without opening the hotels, pointing out that the possibility of having internal tourism must be brought forward to "recover economic normality", to later give a pass to national tourism and finally to international tourism.

The Canarian Government will distribute 5.3 million euros to help families affected by COVID-19 pay the rent - Positive News from the Canary Islands
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The Canarian Government will distribute 5.3 million euros to help families affected by COVID-19 pay the rent - Positive News from the Canary Islands

Published on April 16, 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 Carnival 2021 - Dates, Schedule, Parades & Events
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Tenerife Carnival 2021 - Dates, Schedule, Parades & Events

Published on April 15, 2020

The dates and the theme for the 2020 carnival in Santa Cruz de Tenerife are already announced and you can plan your trip to the island if you want to take part in the largest event of this kind happening in the Canary Islands.

131 COVID-19 patients have been discharged in the Canaries in the last 24 hours - Positive News from the Canary Islands
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131 COVID-19 patients have been discharged in the Canaries in the last 24 hours - Positive News from the Canary Islands

Published on April 14, 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.

Pollution in the Canaries is reduced by up to 70% during lockdown
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Pollution in the Canaries is reduced by up to 70% during lockdown

Published on April 13, 2020

The Canary Islands Air Quality Control and Surveillance Network has announced that there is a significant decrease in NO2 in urban stations in the large cities of the archipelago such as Las Palmas de Gran Canaria or the metropolitan area of ​​Santa Cruz de Tenerife.

The lockdown in Spain might be extended until May 10th
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The lockdown in Spain might be extended until May 10th

Published on April 09, 2020

The President of the Government, Pedro Sánchez, has said this Thursday that within fifteen days he will probably have to return to Congress to extend the state of alarm because "Spain will not have ended the pandemic."

The Canary Islands are trying to negotiate their own terms for ending the lockdown
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The Canary Islands are trying to negotiate their own terms for ending the lockdown

Published on April 07, 2020

The Government of the Canary Islands is negotiating with the Ministry of Health the possibility that the archipelago has a different schedule of unconfinement, due to its lower rate of cases and due to its own geographical condition as islands, but also due to the health problems of its population.

Many Hotels in Spain Will Have To Work at a Loss to Attract Tourists After the Health Crisis Is Over
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Many Hotels in Spain Will Have To Work at a Loss to Attract Tourists After the Health Crisis Is Over

Published on April 07, 2020

The leaders of the Spanish Confederation of Hotels and Tourist Accommodations (CEHAT) have held a videoconference meeting with Don Felipe (the kings of Spain) and Doña Letizia. During the discussion, both the president, Jorge Marichal, and the general secretary, Ramón Estalella, have warned of the "negative impact" that the Covid-19 crisis is having on the hotel sector.

The Ministry of Tourism estimates that tourism will not start before October
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The Ministry of Tourism estimates that tourism will not start before October

Published on April 04, 2020

The Ministry of Tourism estimates that the return to normality will not start before October and that 10% of hotels may open in July for the domestic market.

Potaje de Berros - Canarian Watercress Soup Recipe
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Potaje de Berros - Canarian Watercress Soup Recipe

Published on April 03, 2020

Potaje de berros is a very popular soup recipe from the Canary Islands, which is actually a watercress soup, served as the first course with many lunch menus across the Canaries.

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