Canary Islands Travel Guide - Spain (2024)

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Gran CanariaMaspalomasEvents in Maspalomas

Maspalomas Costa Canaria Soul Festival: 19 - 21 July 2024

Published on June 11, 2024

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.

Canary IslandsTravel advice for Canary Islands

Are there dangerous mosquitoes in Tenerife and the Canary Islands?

Published on June 11, 2024

Many visitors to the Canary Islands, especially those heading over to the archipelago for the first time, have this dilemma of whether they'll have to face a lot of mosquitoes in the Canary Islands or not.

Canary IslandsNews from Canary Islands

Electric scooters will be required to have insurance in Spain

Published on June 10, 2024

The Council of Ministers in Spain approved the automobile insurance bill, which for the first time mandates that electric scooter owners must have liability insurance.

Canary IslandsNews from Canary Islands

Tourist injured after falling from first floor in Tenerife

Published on June 10, 2024

In the early hours of June 10, 2024, a 21-year-old man was moderately injured after falling from the first floor of an accommodation on Avenida de los Pueblos in Adeje, Tenerife. The incident occurred at approximately 01:32 AM, and the cause of the fall remains unknown.

Canary IslandsCanarian Cuisine in Canary IslandsGeneral info in Canary Islands

Papaya in the Canary Islands: Try papaya from Tenerife or Gran Canaria

Published on June 07, 2024

Papaya, a delectable tropical fruit, has been cultivated in the Canary Islands for over 200 years.

A 24-year-old man was arrested on May 14, 2024, at Lanzarote’s César Manrique Airport by the Guardia Civil, in collaboration with the Customs and Special Taxes Administration Agency on the island.

Canary IslandsNews from Canary Islands

Rescued turtle released on beach in Puerto del Rosario, Fuerteventura

Published on June 06, 2024

The Cabildo of Fuerteventura, through the Department of Environment and Hunting under the leadership of Carlos Rodríguez, organized the release of a loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) on Playa Blanca in Puerto del Rosario.

Canary IslandsNews from Canary Islands

Canary Islands, fourth place in Spain with most holiday rental homes

Published on June 06, 2024

The Canary Islands had 46,784 registered tourist accommodation properties at the end of last February, according to the latest figures published by the National Institute of Statistics (INE). This places the Canary Islands as the fourth region with the highest number of holiday homes.

FuerteventuraEl CotilloEvents in El Cotillo

Published on June 06, 2024

The Cabildo de Fuerteventura has announced that in 2023 the festival Fuerteventura in Musica will be celebrated once again on La Concha beach (Cotillo).

Canary IslandsNews from Canary Islands

Challenging helicopter rescue of two hikers in Tenerife

Published on June 05, 2024

The Emergency and Rescue Group (GES) of the Canary Islands Government rescued two hikers in distress in Tenerife on Monday, June 5th.

Canary IslandsNews from Canary Islands

German operator FTI filed for bankruptcy, dozens of hotels in the Canary Islands affected

Published on June 04, 2024

The German tour operator FTI Group declared bankruptcy yesterday in a local court in Munich, burdened with a substantial debt of almost 1 billion euros and unable to meet its payment obligations.

Canary IslandsNews from Canary Islands

Diver dies following accident off Fuerteventura coast

Published on June 03, 2024

A 54-year-old diver died this Monday following an accident near the Corralejo Pier in the municipality of La Oliva in Fuerteventura.

Canary IslandsNews from Canary Islands

24 drownings registered in the Canary Islands until May 2024

Published on June 02, 2024

'Canarias, 1500 km de Costa', the Association for the Prevention of Water Accidents in Aquatic Environment, reported that 24 people lost their lives due to drowning in the islands between January and May, five fewer compared to the same period last year.

Canary IslandsNews from Canary Islands

UK authorities investigate a serious incident regarding a Bristol flight to Gran Canaria

Published on June 01, 2024

A report from Air Accidents Investigations Branch (AAIB), dated yesterday, details a serious incident that happened on March 4th, on a flight that departed from Bristol to the Canary Islands.

FuerteventuraNews from Fuerteventura

183 cruise stops scheduled in Fuerteventura during the 2024-2025 season

Published on May 31, 2024

In May 2024, the cruise season in Puerto del Rosario ended. A total of 125 stops were made by the different cruise ships at the capital's port.

Canary IslandsNews from Canary Islands

Woman and her son suffer serious burns at Timanfaya National Park in Lanzarote

Published on May 31, 2024

According to authorities, two people sustained steam-related burns on Thursday at Timanfaya National Park in Lanzarote. The incident occurred around 12:58 p.m., according to the Emergency and Security Coordinating Center (CECOES).

Canary IslandsNews from Canary Islands

Lanzarote on alert after huge fire erupts at Zonzamas landfill

Published on May 28, 2024

The Government of the Canary Islands has activated the Civil Protection Territorial Emergency Plan (Plateca) in Lanzarote on Monday tonight, declaring an alert situation due to the fire at the Zonzamas environmental complex. All available firefighting resources on the island have been mobilized.

Canary IslandsNews from Canary Islands

Woman falls to her death at Roque Nublo in Gran Canaria

Published on May 27, 2024

A woman has died after falling from a high altitude in the Roque Nublo area, Tejeda municipality, on the island of Gran Canaria, as reported by the Emergency and Security Coordination Center of 112 of the Canary Islands.

FuerteventuraCaleta de Fuste Shopping in Caleta de Fuste Events in Caleta de Fuste

Caleta de Fuste will host a Summer Market every Friday this season

Published on May 27, 2024

Antigua City Council announced they will organize a Summer Market in Caleta de Fuste.

La GomeraBeach guide for La Gomera

Naturism and Nudist beaches in La Gomera, Canary Islands

Published on May 27, 2024

As one of the Canary Islands, La Gomera is also home to several nudist beaches and it is actually quite a popular destination for naturists looking to visit the archipelago.

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PLAN YOUR VISIT

Do you need a minimum of 113 Euros per day to travel to Spain? What is the legal requirement?

Published on April 17, 2024

Does the six drinks rule apply to Tenerife or the Canary Islands in general?

Published on April 18, 2024

Tenerife or Gran Canaria? Which Canary Island is better?

Published on April 10, 2024

Winter sun in Spain: 10 warmest places to visit in Spain in winter

Published on September 13, 2021

CANARY ISLANDS DESTINATIONS

12 Best things to do in Puerto de Mogan, Gran Canaria - 2024 Guide

Published on April 04, 2023

20 Best things to do in Puerto del Carmen, Lanzarote (2024 Guide)

Published on September 06, 2022

16 Best Things To Do in Corralejo, Fuerteventura - 2024 Guide

Published on September 27, 2023

17 Things To Do in Costa Teguise, Lanzarote - Best Places to Visit

Published on April 13, 2023

10 Best Things To Do in Playa de las Americas, Tenerife

Published on April 04, 2023

13 Best Things To Do in Puerto Rico de Gran Canaria

Published on March 31, 2023

18 Best things to do in Caleta de Fuste, Fuerteventura

Published on April 25, 2024

17 Best things to do in Costa Adeje 2024 - Top Attractions

Published on March 30, 2023

15 Best things to do in Maspalomas, Gran Canaria

Published on March 31, 2023

18 Best Things To Do in Playa Blanca, Lanzarote

Published on May 18, 2023

Canary Islands Travel Guide - Spain (2024)
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