Beach facilities in Puerto Rico, Gran Canaria, now managed by Mogán City Council
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Beach facilities in Puerto Rico, Gran Canaria, now managed by Mogán City Council

Published on September 24, 2022

Since Friday, September 23, Mogán City Council has started to administer the beach facilities offered in Puerto Rico, after the company that was previously in charge, Puerto Rico SA, removed their beach hammocks and umbrellas.

Newly renovated El Perchel beach in Arguineguín is ready to welcome visitors
News from Gran Canaria

Newly renovated El Perchel beach in Arguineguín is ready to welcome visitors

Published on September 17, 2022

The town of Arguineguín enjoys from this Friday a completely rehabilitated recreation area and equipped with new services, El Perchel beach.

Maspalomas and Meloneras will completely renew sunbeds and umbrellas on beaches
News from Gran Canaria

Maspalomas and Meloneras will completely renew sunbeds and umbrellas on beaches

Published on September 15, 2022

The Maspalomas-Gran Canaria Tourism Rehabilitation Consortium has put out to tender the supply of sunbeds and umbrellas for the beaches in the area of Maspalomas Costa Canaria, for a value of 600,000 euros, divided into two lots.

Maspalomas Costa Canaria Soul Festival: 29 - 31 July 2022
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Maspalomas Costa Canaria Soul Festival: 29 - 31 July 2022

Published on July 13, 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.

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria to celebrate St. John's Eve with concerts and a fireworks show
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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria to celebrate St. John's Eve with concerts and a fireworks show

Published on June 21, 2022

The city of Las Palmas in Gran Canaria is preparing a big celebration of the Bonfires of Saint John (Noche de San Juan) in the area of Las Canteras beach, with concerts and fireworks.

New walking trail in Gran Canaria, through the unique red eucalyptus trees of Valsequillo
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New walking trail in Gran Canaria, through the unique red eucalyptus trees of Valsequillo

Published on March 23, 2022

The Cabildo de Gran Canaria, through its Ministry of the Environment, has created a new path that runs through the unique forest of red eucalyptus trees found at the bottom of the Barranco de San Miguel, in Valsequillo.

Arucas postpones the 2022 carnival until the month of May
News from Gran Canaria

Arucas postpones the 2022 carnival until the month of May

Published on February 21, 2022

Due to the fact that Gran Canaria is still at level 4 and also based on the health recommendations of the Government of the Canary Islands, the decision has been made to postpone the carnival in Arucas this year.

Sunbeds will be back to Maspalomas and Playa del Ingles beaches in Gran Canaria
News from Gran Canaria

Sunbeds will be back to Maspalomas and Playa del Ingles beaches in Gran Canaria

Published on February 03, 2022

The City Council of San Bartolomé de Tirajana has requested on Monday that the service of sunbeds and umbrellas on Playa del Inglés and Maspalomas be resumed, after being suspended since March 14, 2020 as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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

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.

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

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
News from Gran Canaria

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.

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.

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?

8,000 laurel trees to be planted in Gran Canaria as part of the fight against forest fires
News from Gran Canaria

8,000 laurel trees to be planted in Gran Canaria as part of the fight against forest fires

Published on April 15, 2021

The Cabildo of Gran Canaria will allocate more than 400,000 euros to plant 8,000 laurel trees and thermophilic forest in the eight largest farms that it owns in the northern midlands of Gran Canaria as part of the fight against forest fires and to promote biodiversity.

Michelin Star Restaurants in Gran Canaria and Tenerife in 2021
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Michelin Star Restaurants in Gran Canaria and Tenerife in 2021

Published on February 11, 2021

If you're looking for some of the best restaurants in the Canary Islands for a fine-dining experience, take a look at the list of restaurants with Michelin Stars in 2021.

Mogán inaugurates the first area for camper vans and motorhomes in the municipality
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Mogán inaugurates the first area for camper vans and motorhomes in the municipality

Published on October 25, 2020

The municipality of Mogán, in the south of Gran Canaria, has inaugurated the first municipal area for parking and overnight stays for motorhomes and camper vans in the municipality. This area is now the first place of this kind that is managed by a local Administration in the Canary Islands.

The 2021 Carnival in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria is cancelled
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The 2021 Carnival in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria is cancelled

Published on October 14, 2020

The world of Carnival will have to wait until 2022 for the celebration of another edition in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. The Carnival department works on a series of acts that, throughout 2021, will keep the essence of the party alive.

Gran Canaria hotels set to reopen after the closure caused by Covid-19
News from Gran Canaria

Gran Canaria hotels set to reopen after the closure caused by Covid-19

Published on July 30, 2020

Hotels and apartment complexes in Gran Canaria are starting to reopen for the summer season after the closure caused by the Covid-19 health crisis. We have tried to create a list of places that have already announced a date for reopening,

Gran Canaria flights in July 2020
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Gran Canaria flights in July 2020

Published on June 04, 2020

The official page for Tourism in Gran Canaria (Gran Canaria Turismo) has published a list of flights to the island in the upcoming month, after the movement restrictions will be lifted and Spain will start to allow once again foreign visitors to come over on holiday.

Free Bus to the Airport for Tourists in Gran Canaria During the State of Alarm
News from Gran Canaria

Free Bus to the Airport for Tourists in Gran Canaria During the State of Alarm

Published on March 21, 2020

Gran Canaria Tourism Board has announced that the bus ride to the airport for tourists in Gran Canaria during Spain's State of Alarm will be free. This measure has been adopted in order to help tourists ...

Las Palmas is expecting the arrival of 5 cruise ships during the first weekend of 2020
News from Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Las Palmas is expecting the arrival of 5 cruise ships during the first weekend of 2020

Published on January 03, 2020

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria is expecting the visit of 5 large cruise ships during the first weekend of 2020, between Saturday, January 4th, and Sunday, January 5th. The 5 ships expected in the capital of Gran Canaria are the AIDAnova, Marella Explorer, Zenith, AIDAstella and Mein Schiff.

Work starts at the new Siam Park in Gran Canaria
News from Gran Canaria

Work starts at the new Siam Park in Gran Canaria

Published on October 26, 2017

The famous Siam Park in Tenerife, named in 2017 as the best waterpark in the world, is going to have a sister park built on the island of Gran Canaria.

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