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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 […]

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 […]

U. D. Las Palmas Emphatic Win 1-0 Over C. D. Tenerife

U. D. Las Palmas Emphatic Win 1-0 Over C. D. Tenerife

  Last Night 10th May U. D. Las Palmas created history by defeating arch rivals C. D. Tenerife in their match held at the Gran Canarias stadium at 7 Palmas. The teams were evenly matched and the matched each other for the full 90 minutes of play. The last minute goal in the 91st minute […]

University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

The University of Las Palmas located at Tafira is completing its Silver Jubilee year in 2014. The University has come a long way of being a small institution which started in April 1989 to a fully fledged institute imparting Science to Sports and Medicine to Music. They are offering over 59 degrees and over 100 […]

Canary Islands Nasa Photo of 2014

Canary Islands Nasa Photo of 2014

2014 is the year of Canary Islands. The prestigious Space organization NASA of USA shortlisted 32 photos to select the best photo on the basis of voting. On the basis of popular voting the general public voted and selected the photo of Canary Islands as the best photo for 2014.     This is only […]