Visit the Botanical Garden in Gran Canaria, Spain's biggest botanical garden
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Visit the Botanical Garden in Gran Canaria, Spain's biggest botanical garden

Published on May 16, 2022

Did you know that the Botanical Garden in Gran Canaria (Jardín Botánico Canario Viera y Clavijo) is actually the largest botanical garden not only in the Canary Islands, but in all of Spain?

10 Best things to do in Teguise - Former capital of Lanzarote
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10 Best things to do in Teguise - Former capital of Lanzarote

Published on May 16, 2022

Teguise is considered the oldest town in the Canary Islands, dating back to the XVIIIth century. La Villa de Teguise as it is locally known, used to be the capital of Lanzarote for over 450 years, up until 1852 when Arrecife became the new capital city.

Weather forecast: Wind gusts of over 100 km/h in Tenerife this weekend
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Weather forecast: Wind gusts of over 100 km/h in Tenerife this weekend

Published on May 13, 2022

During the weekend, Tenerife will experience strong wind gusts in the central peaks of the island, with gusts that will locally exceed 100 km/h.

15 Best things to do and places to visit in the Canary Islands
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15 Best things to do and places to visit in the Canary Islands

Published on May 12, 2022

The Canary Islands are one of the most visited destinations in Spain and they are comprised of 7 main islands: Tenerife, Gran Canaria, Fuerteventura, Lanzarote, La Palma, La Gomera and El Hierro.

54 Blue Flag Beaches in the Canary Islands in 2022
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54 Blue Flag Beaches in the Canary Islands in 2022

Published on May 12, 2022

The Canary Islands have received 54 awards in 2022 for their beaches from the Blue Flag program and 4 Blue Flags for marinas in the archipelago.

Temperature reached 35.7ºC in Fuerteventura today, due to a heat burst, a rare meteorological phenomenon
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Temperature reached 35.7ºC in Fuerteventura today, due to a heat burst, a rare meteorological phenomenon

Published on May 10, 2022

Temperatures have reached 35.7ºC today in Pajara, Fuerteventura, in what is known as a heat burst, a rare meteorological phenomenon.

Over 1 million international tourists visited the Canary Islands in March
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Over 1 million international tourists visited the Canary Islands in March

Published on May 06, 2022

The Canary Islands received 1.1 million international tourists in March 2022, being the first time when the archipelago exceeded the one million tourists barrier since the pandemic started.

Calima and high temperatures up to 34ºC in the Canary Islands over the weekend
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Calima and high temperatures up to 34ºC in the Canary Islands over the weekend

Published on May 05, 2022

A new calima episode is expected in the Canary Islands over the next few days, with temperatures set to rise reaching up to 34°C in some areas of the archipelago.

Do you need a minimum of 100 Euros per day to travel to Spain? What is the legal requirement?
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Do you need a minimum of 100 Euros per day to travel to Spain? What is the legal requirement?

Published on May 04, 2022

We got a lot of comments and questions recently regarding the requirement to prove you have a minimum of 100 Euros per day in order to be allowed into Spain, a fact that has stirred up a lot of confusion and debate, so we'll try to explain the context, as this is not something new.

Cloudy skies, light rain and strong wind expected in some parts of the Canaries
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Cloudy skies, light rain and strong wind expected in some parts of the Canaries

Published on May 03, 2022

Starting from Tuesday, May 3rd, temperatures are expected to drop in the Canary Islands, with weak rain expected in some parts of the archipelago, accompanied by cloudy skies and in some areas by strong gusts of wind.

Does the six drinks rule apply to Tenerife or the Canary Islands in general?
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Does the six drinks rule apply to Tenerife or the Canary Islands in general?

Published on May 02, 2022

There have been a lot of reports lately regarding the six drinks rule for all-inclusive hotels in Spain, so obviously many visitors have been asking if this six drinks rule also applies to Tenerife, Gran Canaria and the Canaries in general.

Visit Arrecife, Lanzarote's capital - 11 Best things to do in Arrecife
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Visit Arrecife, Lanzarote's capital - 11 Best things to do in Arrecife

Published on May 01, 2022

Arrecife is the capital of Lanzarote and you can easily spend at least half a day walking around the city. There are plenty of things to do in Arrecife, from going to local markets to visiting an art museum situated in an old stone fortress.

1,040 new Covid cases in the Canary Islands in the last 4 days
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1,040 new Covid cases in the Canary Islands in the last 4 days

Published on April 27, 2022

The Ministry of Health of the Government of the Canary Islands reports that since the last data update on Friday, April 22, there have been 1,040 new COVID-19 cases registered among people over 60 years of age, which is the population group that is followed up after passing the acute phase of the pandemic.

Cloudy weekend with weak rains in the Canary Islands
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Cloudy weekend with weak rains in the Canary Islands

Published on April 22, 2022

After the last weekend in the Canaries was marked by high temperatures and calima, this weekend it seems that the islands will get some light rain, but without any significant meteorological events.

All Canary Islands will continue at medium and low levels of Covid alert
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All Canary Islands will continue at medium and low levels of Covid alert

Published on April 21, 2022

The Ministry of Health has today updated the health alert levels after the epidemiological report of the General Directorate of Public Health, with data as of April 20.

Where to eat in Las Palmas: 9 Good restaurants to try in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
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Where to eat in Las Palmas: 9 Good restaurants to try in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Published on April 21, 2022

It's probably no secret that Las Palmas is our favourite city in the Canary Islands. One of the reasons why we love Las Palmas so much is the diversity in food culture that the city has to offer since you can find so many great restaurants, from affordable ones to fancy and sophisticated ones.

1,682 new Covid cases in the Canary Islands over the last week
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1,682 new Covid cases in the Canary Islands over the last week

Published on April 20, 2022

The Ministry of Health of the Government of the Canary Islands reports that since the last data update on Tuesday, April 12, there have been 1,682 new COVID-19 cases registered among people over 60 years of age, which is the population group that is followed up after passing the acute phase of the pandemic.

Spain eliminates mandatory use of masks (with a few exceptions)
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Spain eliminates mandatory use of masks (with a few exceptions)

Published on April 19, 2022

As it was previously announced, today, April 19, is the reunion where it will officially be established that masks will stop being mandatory in indoor spaces in Spain.

Activated the yellow alert for strong winds in the Canary Islands
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Activated the yellow alert for strong winds in the Canary Islands

Published on April 19, 2022

Aemet has activated the yellow alert for strong wind in the Canary Islands, which will be in place on Tuesday and Wednesday as well.

All-time record for the Canary Islands, with 155 productions filmed here in 2021
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All-time record for the Canary Islands, with 155 productions filmed here in 2021

Published on April 18, 2022

The Canary Islands have closed 2021 with a record in terms of audiovisual filming. 155 productions have been filmed in the Canaries in 2021, including films, series, documentaries, shorts and animation, which left an investment of 98 million euros in the archipelago.

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