Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Carnival 2022: No street parties this year
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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Carnival 2022: No street parties this year

Published on January 14, 2022

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.

The 2022 Carnival in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria will be delayed for two weeks
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The 2022 Carnival in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria will be delayed for two weeks

Published on January 13, 2022

The mayor of Las Palmas, Augusto Hidalgo, has announced on Wednesday, January 12th, that this year's carnival in the capital will be delayed for two weeks.

Maspalomas Costa Canaria Soul Festival will celebrate its 6th edition in 2022
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Maspalomas Costa Canaria Soul Festival will celebrate its 6th edition in 2022

Published on January 11, 2022

Maspalomas Costa Canaria Soul Festival is a unique type of event in all the Canary Islands, which is celebrated with a lot of "soul" on the beach in San Agustin, close to Maspalomas and Playa del Ingles.

The Three Kings Parade in Gran Canaria 2022 / Cabalgata de los Reyes Magos
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The Three Kings Parade in Gran Canaria 2022 / Cabalgata de los Reyes Magos

Published on January 04, 2022

On the 5th of January 2022, the entire island of Gran Canaria will celebrate the visit of the three wise men: Balthasar of Arabia, Melchior of Persia and Gaspar of India. Remember also that January 6th is a bank holiday and most of the shops will be closed.

13 BEST Things To Do in Gran Canaria with Kids (attractions + activities)
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13 BEST Things To Do in Gran Canaria with Kids (attractions + activities)

Published on November 16, 2021

Gran Canaria is a great destination for families, with plenty of activities for children of all ages. The Canary Islands in general have the reputation of family-friendly destinations, ideal for beach holidays, even during the winter months, when the rest of Europe is suffering from terrible cold weather.

Christmas in Gran Canaria 2021 - Events, Christmas menus, What To Do
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Christmas in Gran Canaria 2021 - Events, Christmas menus, What To Do

Published on November 01, 2021

A holiday in Gran Canaria is probably your best bet for a sunny and warm Christmas, along with the rest of the Canary Islands, which have the best climate in Europe during winter.

Halloween in Gran Canaria 2021
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Halloween in Gran Canaria 2021

Published on October 28, 2021

With Halloween fastly approaching, there are lots of events and parties announced in Gran Canaria for the spookiest night of the year.

Agüimes Carnival 2022 - A carnival in the wonderful years 60's, 70's, 80's
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Agüimes Carnival 2022 - A carnival in the wonderful years 60's, 70's, 80's

Published on October 20, 2021

The City Council trusts that the favorable evolution of the pandemic will allow the festivities to be held in the most carnival town of Gran Canaria, where carnivals are considered as more than a tradition, they are a true emblem for the town.

Tourist bus in Las Palmas resumes operation from Friday, October 15
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Tourist bus in Las Palmas resumes operation from Friday, October 15

Published on October 12, 2021

The two-story Hop-on Hop-off buses in the capital of Gran Canaria will start running again from next Friday, October 15. For the first weekend, the company will offer a special discount for Canarian residents.

The markets in Maspalomas are reopening on Friday, October 1
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The markets in Maspalomas are reopening on Friday, October 1

Published on September 28, 2021

The Councilor for Markets in San Bartolomé de Tirajana, María Ángeles Rodríguez, has announced the market in Maspalomas will resume its activity on Friday, October 1.

Visit Mirador del Faro de la Sardina, a newly renovated viewpoint on Gran Canaria's northwest coast
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Visit Mirador del Faro de la Sardina, a newly renovated viewpoint on Gran Canaria's northwest coast

Published on September 24, 2021

Mirador del Faro de la Sardina has been renovated with an investment of 82,962.44 euros, and will now be an added feature on the route of tourist attractions in Gran Canaria.

The markets in Playa de Mogán and Arguineguin are restarting in October
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The markets in Playa de Mogán and Arguineguin are restarting in October

Published on September 21, 2021

The municipal markets in Playa de Mogán and Arguineguín will be organized again from October 1, after more than a year and a half of being suspended as a result of the pandemic.

Guguy could become the first National Park in Gran Canaria
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Guguy could become the first National Park in Gran Canaria

Published on September 13, 2021

The president of the Cabildo de Gran Canaria, Antonio Morales, has announced that the island's government is committed to achieving the declaration as National Park for Guguy in the shortest time possible.

Where To Stay in Gran Canaria - 9 Best Areas & Resorts in 2022
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Where To Stay in Gran Canaria - 9 Best Areas & Resorts in 2022

Published on August 27, 2021

Gran Canaria is known by many as a "Miniature Continent", due to its diverse climate and landscape, which varies depending on where exactly you are on the island. You can go from the endless dunes of Maspalomas to the busy capital of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria in just under an hour, for a completely different image of the island and a totally different vibe.

Maspalomas Carnival 2022 - Dates & theme have been announced
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Maspalomas Carnival 2022 - Dates & theme have been announced

Published on August 23, 2021

In normal times, if you were to be in the area of Maspalomas around February or March, we would recommend you to join the fun in the International Carnival of Maspalomas. But in 2021 there will be no carnival, due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

Gran Canaria Wine Route becomes the first certified route of its kind in the Canary Islands
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Gran Canaria Wine Route becomes the first certified route of its kind in the Canary Islands

Published on July 23, 2021

Gran Canaria Wine Route (Ruta del Vino de Gran Canaria) has become the first certified Wine Route in the Canary Islands, which means that the island of Gran Canaria Wine Route will become a favourite for wine tourism in the archipelago.

Maspalomas Pride 2022 - Event in Gran Canaria, Canary Islands
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Maspalomas Pride 2022 - Event in Gran Canaria, Canary Islands

Published on June 01, 2021

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.

Canary Islands Rally 2021 in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
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Canary Islands Rally 2021 in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Published on June 01, 2021

This year will be the 44th edition of Canary Islands Rally (previously knows as El Corte Ingles Rally) and although the dates have been announced, more details about the event are not available yet.

Gran Canaria Weather in June - What's it like for a holiday
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Gran Canaria Weather in June - What's it like for a holiday

Published on May 24, 2021

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.

Gáldar in Bloom - Visit this town in Gran Canaria to see a lovely display of flowers in the old town
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Gáldar in Bloom - Visit this town in Gran Canaria to see a lovely display of flowers in the old town

Published on May 17, 2021

Wondering what to do in Gran Canaria in May? If you're looking for a new and interesting place to visit in Gran Canaria, why not plan a day trip to Gáldar, a town located in the north of the island, which organizes an exhibition called "Gáldar in Bloom" ("Gáldar en Flor") from May 13 until June 2?

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