Algal bloom in Tenerife and the Canary Islands in general
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Algal bloom in Tenerife and the Canary Islands in general

Published on August 10, 2023

The microalgae are the cyanobacteria Trichodesmium erythronium, and major episodes relating them have happened in the Canary Islands in the summers of 2004, 2011 and, above all, in 2017, when massive ...

Canary Islands under alert for high temperatures and calima over the next several days
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Canary Islands under alert for high temperatures and calima over the next several days

Published on August 10, 2023

The Government of the Canary Islands declared a situation of maximum alert due to the risk of forest fires in Tenerife, La Palma, La Gomera, El Hierro and Gran Canaria from 00:00 on August 10, due to the extremely high temperatures expected.

Canary Islands heatwave: Red alerts issued in Tenerife, Gran Canaria, Fuerteventura, Lanzarote
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Canary Islands heatwave: Red alerts issued in Tenerife, Gran Canaria, Fuerteventura, Lanzarote

Published on August 08, 2023

The Ministry of Health of the Government of the Canary Islands, through the General Directorate of Public Health, activated several red, orange and yellow alerts in different municipalities in the archipelago.

Fiestas de El Cotillo 2023 - in Honour of Ntra. Señora del Buen Viaje
FuerteventuraNews from Fuerteventura

Fiestas de El Cotillo 2023 - in Honour of Ntra. SeƱora del Buen Viaje

Published on August 08, 2023

The coastal town of El Cotillo, in the municipality of La Oliva, will celebrate this month its patron saint festivities in honor of Nuestra Señora del Buen Viaje.

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Carnival 2024: Dates & Events
Gran CanariaLas Palmas de Gran CanariaEvents in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Carnival 2024: Dates & Events

Published on August 08, 2023

The 2024 carnival in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria will be celebrated under the theme "Los Carnavales del Mundo" (Carnivals of the world), and it promises to bring back the nights of passionate fun and dancing on the streets of Las Palmas.

Tenerife Oktoberfest in Puerto de la Cruz 2023 - Bavarian Week
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Tenerife Oktoberfest in Puerto de la Cruz 2023 - Bavarian Week

Published on August 07, 2023

Looking for great beer and a party atmosphere during your holiday? Look no further and come to this exciting event in Tenerife - Oktoberfest 2020 in Puerto de la Cruz, an event that the town has been celebrating since 1973.

Tenerife launches new marketing campaign targeting 10 million Germans
TenerifeNews from Tenerife

Tenerife launches new marketing campaign targeting 10 million Germans

Published on August 06, 2023

Turismo de Tenerife, in collaboration with meinReisebüro24, launches a campaign meant to attract potential German travelers through video projections in the stations of Hamburg and Munich.

International Blues & Jazz Festival 2023 in Corralejo, Fuerteventura
FuerteventuraCorralejoEvents in Corralejo

International Blues & Jazz Festival 2023 in Corralejo, Fuerteventura

Published on August 01, 2023

If you'll be in Fuerteventura at the end of October, don't miss the chance to participate in the International Blues Festival, which will last for a weekend.

New restaurant opening in Arguineguin on Playa del Perchel
Gran CanariaNews from Gran Canaria

New restaurant opening in Arguineguin on Playa del Perchel

Published on August 01, 2023

A new frontline restaurant called "La Chirina" recently opened its doors on the recently renovated beach in Arguineguin, in the municipality of Mogan, on the island of Gran Canaria.

Hot weekend ahead in the Canary Islands: Gran Canaria under red alert due to excessive heat
Canary IslandsNews from Canary Islands

Hot weekend ahead in the Canary Islands: Gran Canaria under red alert due to excessive heat

Published on July 28, 2023

The Ministry of Health announced this Friday that the Government of the Canary Islands has decreed a red notice due to high temperatures in several municipalities located in the summit and southeast areas of the island of Gran Canaria.

Canary Islands report a 14% rise in tourist numbers during the first 6 months of 2023
Canary IslandsNews from Canary Islands

Canary Islands report a 14% rise in tourist numbers during the first 6 months of 2023

Published on July 28, 2023

The Canary Islands have experienced an increase in tourists staying in hotels and apartments and their overnight stays, which have in turn generated an increase in employment and turnover.

Kids' Summer Party on the beach today in Caleta de Fuste
FuerteventuraCaleta de Fuste News from Caleta de Fuste

Kids' Summer Party on the beach today in Caleta de Fuste

Published on July 28, 2023

This Friday, July 28, a new Children's Party will take place on the beach from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm, and the protagonists will be the young talents who will take the stage.

Driving in Gran Canaria | Best day trips by car around Gran Canaria
Gran CanariaTransportation in Gran CanariaThings to do in Gran Canaria

Driving in Gran Canaria | Best day trips by car around Gran Canaria

Published on July 27, 2023

Driving in Gran Canaria, the second most visited Canary Island after Tenerife is generally easy and offers a convenient way to explore the island.

Noche Blanca 2023 in Teguise: Experience local culture and music in Lanzarote
LanzaroteNews from Lanzarote

Noche Blanca 2023 in Teguise: Experience local culture and music in Lanzarote

Published on July 27, 2023

La Noche Blanca de Teguise (Teguise's White Night) will turn the street and various public buildings into the largest cultural event on the island.

Driving in Tenerife - Practical Guide for Visitors - Updated 2023
TenerifeTransportation in TenerifeGeneral info in Tenerife

Driving in Tenerife - Practical Guide for Visitors - Updated 2023

Published on July 26, 2023

Driving in Tenerife can be a scary thought for some people, especially if you are a visitor from the UK, used to drive on the other side of the road.

Gran Canaria wildfire almost stabilized, with 280 hectares affected
Gran CanariaNews from Gran Canaria

Gran Canaria wildfire almost stabilized, with 280 hectares affected

Published on July 26, 2023

According to the authorities, the wildfire in Gran Canaria currently affects over 280 hectares, but it is close to being stabilized after all the work done last night and this morning.

Wildfire in Gran Canaria reaches Pico de las Nieves
Gran CanariaNews from Gran Canaria

Wildfire in Gran Canaria reaches Pico de las Nieves

Published on July 25, 2023

Cabildo de Gran Canaria announced that a wildfire was detected today in Gran Canaria in the area of Cortijo de Huertas, within the municipality of Tejeda, which has already reached the fence that delimits the facilities of the EVA 21 Aerial Surveillance Squadron of Pico de Las Nieves.

Driving in Lanzarote & 4 Lanzarote Scenic Drives
LanzaroteTransportation in LanzaroteThings to do in Lanzarote

Driving in Lanzarote & 4 Lanzarote Scenic Drives

Published on July 25, 2023

Lanzarote is a small island compared to Tenerife or even Fuerteventura, which is located in the close vicinity and is the second largest island in the Canaries. Given its relatively small size and flat surface, Lanzarote is the ideal place to drive for visitors who rent a car abroad for the first time.

Driving in Fuerteventura & Top 3 Driving Routes Around The Island
FuerteventuraTransportation in Fuerteventura

Driving in Fuerteventura & Top 3 Driving Routes Around The Island

Published on July 25, 2023

Driving in Fuerteventura is usually easy and stress-free and as long as you follow the rules and you stick to the right side of the road, you should be perfectly fine.

Best car hire company in Fuerteventura - Discover Fuerteventura by car
FuerteventuraTravel advice for FuerteventuraTransportation in Fuerteventura

Best car hire company in Fuerteventura - Discover Fuerteventura by car

Published on July 24, 2023

Hiring a car while on holiday in Fuerteventura is a very popular option for many tourists, as you can explore the island at your own pace, stopping along the coast and exploring various beaches, as well as visiting the inland and beautiful places like Betancuria.

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