From here to God knows where.


Tourist arrivals Canary Islands April 2109 v 2018.

This is a regular monthly review of tourism numbers in the Canary Islands. This summary is a look at monthly arrivals by direct flights to the Canary Islands in April

Triana old town Las Palmas

A short video from the historic area of Triana in Las Palmas. This part of Las Palmas was named by some of the original Spanish settlers. Many came from Seville,

Telde Gran Canaria

Telde Gran Canaria – Worth a second look.

First off I owe Telde Gran Canaria an apology. Six years ago I lived for a short time in the south of the island. One day I decided to visit

Paradise but not for everyone.

1983 My fascination with the 1983 Graffiti in Las Palmas continues. This week I came across the shortened version of 1983. Is the artist getting lazy tired or more productive.

La Garita

La Garita Gran Canaria

La Garita is just a 20-minute drive from Las Palmas Gran Canaria. It has a black volcanic beach and very few tourists. The locals love here. It should be on

March 2019 hotel and apartment prices Canary Islands

A summary of Hotel/Apartment occupancy and prices in the Canary Islands in March 2019. What is up and what is down v March 2018. Overall Canary Islands March 2019 v

Melenara Gran Canaria

Melenara Gran Canaria and beyond

When people talk about the great resorts and beaches in Gran Canaria, it is safe to say Melenara will not be on top of most lists. For those that might

Unintended Consequences

I like history and have touched on some Canarian history on my blog. I find the history of the original settlers interesting. Some of the Canary Islands past is good,

Playa Melenara

Playa Melenara Gran Canaria

This week’s short video is from Melenara Gran Canaria. This town is 15km from Las Palmas the capital of Gran Canaria. Check out the video as I look at the

Tejeda Backdrop

Tejeda Gran Canaria – Muy Bonita

Tejeda in the centre of Gran Canaria is nothing like the places most visitors see on the Island. If you are laying on Maspalomas beach or having a beer in