South

Aqualand – The Aquatic Park of Gran Canaria

Aqualand – The Aquatic Park of Gran Canaria

Spend an amazing day full of fun and relaxation in the largest water park of Gran Canaria… Aqualand Water Park. You can enjoy multitudes of attractions like the Rapids, Crazy Race, and Kamikaze. The park is located in the southern part of the island of Gran Canaria. The sunny and beautiful climate of Gran Canaria […]

Sioux City, Western Adventure For The Full Family

Sioux City, Western Adventure For The Full Family

Located at San Augustin,  the South part of Gran Canaria, Sioux City is a Theme park, which is labelled as a “Wild West Show”. This theme park  gives the visitors the feel of the wild west with Cowboys, Woman, horses, pubs, guns and the works.  One can travel back in time and spend the day […]

Meloneras Beach

Meloneras Beach

  Meloneras Beach is the most happening place at Gran Canaria. Just 15 – 20 years ago there was hardly any building only virgin beaches in the area. Now it is home to the most modern touristic area at Gran Canaria.     Costa Meloneras has the largest cluster of both  5 star and 4 […]

Las Palmas

The Historic Castillo de La Luz

The Historic Castillo de La Luz

Castillo de La Luz is situated very close to the Las Palmas sea port.  It is located at Calle (street) Juan Rejon in the neighbourhood of Puerto (La Isleta) It is one of the oldest fortifications and was originally built to serve as a defence system against the British and Dutch pirates in the fifteenth […]

Museo Perez Galdos

Museo Perez Galdos

  The Museo Perez Galdos is dedicated to the great son of Gran Canaria, Benito Perez Galdos, an artist, writer and lover of arts. This museum is the actual house of Benito Perez Galdos which has been converted into a museum. Born in Las Palmas, Benito Perez Galdos was the youngest son in a large family.  He […]

Museo Nestor

Museo Nestor

  Museo Nestor in one of the key buildings at “Pueblo Canario”  (Translated as Canarian Village). It is located alongwith the rebuilt Chapel of Santa Catalina. Museo Nestor is part of a complex with a number of buildings which house a shopping complex and an old style tavern. The building complex has a big open […]

News

Festival at Teror Church – Dia del Pino

Festival at Teror Church – Dia del Pino

  On 8th Sept it was a bank holiday due to the Festival at the Church of Teror.  15 days of festivities are being celebrated.  On 7th Sept thousands of people both local and tourist travelled from all parts of the island in Buses, Cars with special permission to pray and seek blessings from Mother […]

Cine + Food Festival 2015

Cine + Food Festival 2015

  Once Again the Cine + Food 2015, at Parque Santa Catalina at Las Palmas.   Come with family and friends over the next 4 days from 27th Aug to 30th Aug 2015 to enjoy the mouth watering world cuisine with over 100 varieties to choose from.     Between mouth watering dishes enjoy Cine […]

Las Palmas Carnaval 2015

Las Palmas Carnaval 2015

  Aranzazu Estevez, A Miss Las Palmas 2010 and Miss World 2012 was crowned Carnival Queen for 2015 with the Theme of the Arabian Nights. She represented Alcampo Mall and wore a dress designed by the award winning designer Fernando Mendez.       Aránzazu, was taken on a victory parade on Saturday 14th Feb […]

North

Agaete, The Gateway to Gran Canaria

Agaete, The Gateway to Gran Canaria

Agaete is truly a gateway to Gran Canaria with its port harbor Las Nieves connecting Gran Canaria to its neighboring islands as also to the outside world. Agaete is a picturesque village nestled in the North most part of the Island of Gran Canaria. It is the point which is closest to the neighboring island […]

El Puertillo, Arucas Granted Blue Flag

El Puertillo, Arucas Granted Blue Flag

Great news for the North of Gran Canarias.  The European Union has granted the Blue flag, the highest quality rating to the beach of El Puertillo and the Natural Pools of Los Charcones located at Banaderos and Arucas. Years of hard work have gone into these projects and finally they bear fruits. In the summer […]

Cueva Pintada, Galdar – Amazing Past of Gran Canaria Revealed

Cueva Pintada, Galdar – Amazing Past of Gran Canaria Revealed

  Cueva Pintada, Galdar forms a part of the complex where most of the excavations of objects during the volcanic period are stored. A visit to Cueva Pintada will enlighten you about Gran Canaria, its people, their lively hood, their heritage and history. The 3D film, documentary, the exhibits, the artefacts, the tour will take […]