Isle of Gran Canaria

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Gay-maspalomas, the gay scene on Gran Canaria

Monday, January 21st, 2013

On the homepage you can find lots of information about gay scene on the isle. You can rent a special accommodation. You can find special hotels and apartments, which are gay friendly. The sense of this page is to help gay people to spend their holiday on the isle without being observed or discriminated by other tourists.

We want to underline that it’s got nothing to do with a pornographic association or something similar, it is … Read the rest

Posted by Anna
Categories: About Gran Canaria, Beaches, Cultural Events, Events, Mapalomas, Nightlife, Tourism

Gran Canaria – The Isle of Paradise

Wednesday, July 20th, 2011

The isle of Gran Canaria is the third biggest of the Canaries. The islands are a part of the spanish mainland. The landscape consists of mountains, coastlines and valleys.


I travelled to Gran Canaria with my family. There we lived in a bungalow complex with two big swimming pools next to the bungalows. I think this complex was really amazing for kids because the parents can lie in the sun and the children can play in the poolRead the rest

Posted by Anna
Categories: Beaches, Mapalomas, Tourism

Gran Canaria – perfect place for a perfect vacation

Monday, June 20th, 2011

It was exactly 8 o´clock when I woke up. I turned around and looked at the window in my room. The sun had already risen, and some people were cleaning the beach at Playa del Inglés. I decided to stand up and take a shower. My room in the hotel Sahara Playa was really comfortable. There were three beds in it, although I had booked an single room. The furniture was made in a typical Canarian style. The … Read the rest

Posted by Anna
Categories: Beaches, Nightlife, Playa del Inglés, Tourism, Trips

A Trip to Gran Canaria

Friday, May 20th, 2011

A few months ago I just had to get away from everything for a few days. I decided to book a trip online, just any destination and found a last minute offer to Gran Canaria. The offer looked really promising so I decided to book.

When I landed at the airport in Las Palmas, the capital city of the island, a few days later, the first impression was the fabulous climate. When I stepped on the … Read the rest

Posted by Anna
Categories: Beaches, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Mapalomas, Playa del Inglés, Tourism

Wind surfing on Gran Canaria

Tuesday, November 9th, 2010

Along the coast of Gran Canaria you find a nearly constantly blowing wind. That means that windsurfing is possible during the whole year. The situation of the isle in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean is an ideal condition to practice windsurfing.

Gran Canaria offers a total of 21 surfspots for beginners and andvanced windsurfers. The isle of Gran Canaria is very famous in the surfer scene and became an important place for championships and mastershipsRead the rest

Posted by Anna
Categories: Beaches, Playa del Inglés, Santa Lucia de Tirajana, Surfing
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