From here to God knows where.

Did you know Las Palmas has 5 beaches?

One city 5 beaches. Yes, it is true Las Palmas de Gran Canaria has 5 beaches. This short video takes a look at the very unique beaches of Las Palmas.

Canary Islands tourist report July 2019

This report is for direct arrivals into the Canary Islands airports in July. The Canary Islands had a difficult July for international arrivals at its airports in July 2019. International

The Yumbo Centre — Is the gay zone getting straightened.

The Yumbo Centre in Playa del Ingles Gran Canaria is one of the worlds biggest gay area. It is a favourite holiday destination for many LGBT people. Over the past

Las Palmas

Living in Las Palmas Gran Canaria. The good and not so good.

I soon will leave Las Palmas after five years living here. It is a good time to look back at the city and share my likes and dislikes of living

San Mateo Gran Canaria

San Mateo Gran Canaria – Gateway to the interior

The first reference to San Mateo Gran Canaria in documents was in 1646. As happened in most Gran Canarian towns a church was quickly built-in 1652. San Mateo is Spanish

If this is a breakdown its not so bad.

The past few months have been a bit unsettling. I love Las Palmas, but it has not felt the same in 2019. I know its not the city. It is

Crisis what crisis. Visitors down prices up. June 2019 Canary Islands tourism numbers.

The occupancy and prices charged in June 2019 in the Canary Islands are out. The trend of lower international visitors to date in 2019 continued. The Islands are facing stiffer

San Mateo. Fruit and Veg and Sunday dancing.

San Mateo is a market town in northern Gran Canaria. It is the last main town on this route before you you enter the interior of the island. Set in

Playa del Ingles, what is it really like?

Playa del Ingles is no Madrid or Barcelona. You will not find museums, art galleries or historical monuments in Playa del Ingles. What you will find is almost guaranteed sunshine.

The German love affair with the Canary Islands on the rocks. A lovers tiff or a bitter divorce?

The below report numbers are for people who arrived at the Canary Islands airports by direct flights in June 2019 v June 2018. As the Canary Islands tourism bosses, review