The Canary Islands will NOT enforce the use of masks on the beach
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The Canary Islands will NOT enforce the use of masks on the beach

Published on March 31, 2021

The Canary Islands, just like the Balearic Islands, will not enforce the new mask rules announced in Spain, which would require people to wear masks even when sunbathing on the beach or by the pool.

Over 100,000 people are now fully vaccinated in the Canary Islands
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Over 100,000 people are now fully vaccinated in the Canary Islands

Published on March 31, 2021

The Ministry of Health of the Government of the Canary Islands has announced that 290,165 Covid-19 vaccine doses have been administered in the archipelago up to now.

New mask rules in Spain: Masks will be mandatory even on the beach at all times
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New mask rules in Spain: Masks will be mandatory even on the beach at all times

Published on March 30, 2021

A new rule that comes into force tomorrow, March 31st, in all of Spain, makes face masks compulsory for people over the age of six years old at all times, even at the beach or by the pool, no matter if there is a safe distance between people.

Canary Islands Weather in April - Plan a Warm Spring Holiday
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Canary Islands Weather in April - Plan a Warm Spring Holiday

Published on March 29, 2021

April might not be a warm month in continental Europe, but it is in the Canary Islands. Just like during the rest of the year, the weather in the Canary Islands in April is usually sunny and warm, ideal for outdoor activities like sunbathing, walking or hiking.

El Álamo - A new hiking trail in Teror, Gran Canaria
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El Álamo - A new hiking trail in Teror, Gran Canaria

Published on March 25, 2021

Teror City Council has announced the opening of the first route of the “Senderos y Vida” (Trails and Life) project, located in the El Álamo neighborhood, between the “El Muñigal” bridge and the “La Molineta” bridge. This new route will also allows hikers to connect directly with other existing trails such as Peñón Chiquito, Subida de Las Abejas, Mirador de Las Cuevas or Barranquillo de El Barbuzano, among others.

Canary Islands resume AstraZeneca vaccinations
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Canary Islands resume AstraZeneca vaccinations

Published on March 24, 2021

The vaccination continues in the Canary Islands, prioritizing vulnerable people and people over 80 years of age, along with the group between 60 and 65 years of age and that of the essential workers, while also guaranteeing the administration of second doses. The group of large household dependents is already vaccinated at 87.9% with one dose and 52% with two doses.

Conditions for travel between the Canary Islands during the Easter period
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Conditions for travel between the Canary Islands during the Easter period

Published on March 24, 2021

The Ministry of Health in the Canary Islands has announced that there will be limited inter-island mobility during the Easter period and the new rules will be in effect from 00:00 hours on March 26 until midnight on April 9.

Canary Islands managed to administer 222,235 Covid-19 vaccine doses to date
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Canary Islands managed to administer 222,235 Covid-19 vaccine doses to date

Published on March 19, 2021

The Ministry of Health in the Canary Islands has announced that 75,667 people in the archipelago have received a full two-dose vaccination, representing 5.6% of the target population.

Fuerteventura, Tenerife and Gran Canaria move to Alert Level 3
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Fuerteventura, Tenerife and Gran Canaria move to Alert Level 3

Published on March 18, 2021

The Ministry of Health of the Government of the Canary Islands has announced that Fuerteventura, Tenerife and Gran Canaria will go up to Alert Level 3 (they were all at Alert Level 2).

The famous Masca Canyon trail in Tenerife is reopening on March 27, 2021
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The famous Masca Canyon trail in Tenerife is reopening on March 27, 2021

Published on March 17, 2021

After years of being closed, while works have been underway to prepare for the reopening of the trail, the Masca Canyon will reopen on March 27th, 2021.

EU unveils the proposal for the Digital Green Certificate
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EU unveils the proposal for the Digital Green Certificate

Published on March 17, 2021

Today, the European Commission has unveiled its proposal for the creation of a green electronic certificate to facilitate safe free movement within the EU during the COVID-19 pandemic.

6 Beautiful towns and villages to visit in Gran Canaria
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6 Beautiful towns and villages to visit in Gran Canaria

Published on March 15, 2021

Gran Canaria is a popular beach destination for Europeans, but there's much more to see on the island besides the beaches and the resorts. The Canary Islands have a wealth of beautiful landscapes and charming villages, many of them hidden in the mountains, which you should really visit.

The Canary Islands administer over 7,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccine in a day for the first time
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The Canary Islands administer over 7,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccine in a day for the first time

Published on March 12, 2021

Until Wednesday, March 10th, the vaccination teams in the Canary Islands had managed to immunize 59,418 people in the archipelago, which have already received both doses of the vaccine.

Ryanair launches the Covid-19 Certificate Wallet in their App
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Ryanair launches the Covid-19 Certificate Wallet in their App

Published on March 11, 2021

Ryanair has just announced the new Covid-19 Document Holder system (or “Travel Wallet”), available only on its mobile app. In this way, people who travel with Ryanair will be able to upload their negative PCR tests, their vaccination certificates and other documents related to the coronavirus that may be essential to travel through the EU countries this summer.

Jet2 plans to carry 1.6 million British tourists to the Canary Islands from May
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Jet2 plans to carry 1.6 million British tourists to the Canary Islands from May

Published on March 05, 2021

In a meeting held with the president of the Canary Islands, Ángel Víctor Torres, and the counselor Yaiza Castilla, the CEO of the group Jet2, Steve Heapy, announced a plan to carry 1,650,000 visitors to the Canary Islands from May next to March 2022, with a growth of 47%.

Canary Islands Weather in October & Hottest Canary Island in October
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Canary Islands Weather in October & Hottest Canary Island in October

Published on March 04, 2021

Are you hoping for a sunny holiday in the Canary Islands in October during the half-term holiday and you're wondering how the weather is? If back at home the weather starts to get really cold by the end of October, in the Canaries things are quite different and the weather is still gorgeous most of the time.

10 Amazing luxury villas in Lanzarote - Stylish & unique villas
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10 Amazing luxury villas in Lanzarote - Stylish & unique villas

Published on March 02, 2021

Lanzarote is an island part of the Canary Islands archipelago and due to its climate and location, it's one of the best destinations for beach holidays all year round in Europe.

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Carnival 2022 - "La Tierra" theme of the event
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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Carnival 2022 - "La Tierra" theme of the event

Published on March 02, 2021

The 2022 carnival of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria began to take its first steps towards the next edition, with the choice of its theme. "La Tierra" (The Earth) prevailed over the other two options at stake: "Las Vegas" and "Disco Pop", by achieving the majority support of the juries.

Canary Islands Weather in September & Hottest Canary Island in September
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Canary Islands Weather in September & Hottest Canary Island in September

Published on March 01, 2021

Are you planning a holiday in the Canary Islands in September and you're wondering how the weather is? From our experience, September is one of the best months to visit the Canary Islands and it's actually one of our favorites months to come over.

EU looking to establish a strategy for safe, clean and sustainable tourism
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EU looking to establish a strategy for safe, clean and sustainable tourism

Published on February 26, 2021

EU criteria for safe and clean tourism, including a common vaccination certificate, should be a part of a new EU strategy on sustainable tourism, said members of the European Parliament.

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