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Gran Canaria Holidays

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Thanks to the stresses of everyday life, it can be hard getting yourself to relax, especially when there’s always so much work to be done! So why not treat yourself (and maybe the family) to that break you deserve and escape by jetting off to the beautiful island of Gran …

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Music On The Canary Islands

The Canary Islands offer a range of special events for music lovers each year. The nice weather that is typical of the Islands means that outdoor music venues are common, and visitors rarely have to worry about bad weather cancelling these events. Classical music lovers will appreciate the annual festival …

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5 Best Surf Spots in Canary Islands

The Canary Islands are known for their great surfing destinations. There are perfect spots for beginners as well as experienced surfers. The best time of year to go surfing in the Canary Islands is any time between September and April, although the weather can be quite cool and sometimes rainy …

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10 Useful Spanish Phrases When Travelling in the Canary Islands

With its stunning beaches, gorgeous weather, and many natural attractions, it comes as little surprise that the Canary Islands are such a popular tourist spot. Located off the coast of Africa, the islands welcome more than 12 million visitors from across the globe each year. Forming part of the nation …

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Guide To Cruising In The Canary Islands

Overview The Canary Islands, also known as the Canaries, are a group of islands situated off the northwest coast of mainland Africa. While geographically a part of the African continent, the Canaries are one of Spain’s autonomous communities and an outermost region of the European Union. The Canaries are a major …

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The History Of Lanzarote

Lanzarote is the easternmost among the Canary Islands in the Atlantic Ocean. Estimated to have been created about 35 million years back in time, the earliest settlers were known to inhabit the volcanic Lanzarote Island even in the year 1100 B.C. Studies of this period, prior to the European conquest, …

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