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New train connection between Las Palmas and Maspalomas

Monday, December 1st, 2008

News about the project “Gran Canaria-Express“ (train connection between Las Palmas and Maspalomas) – the isle administration acceded to the general feasibility of the whole project, so Román Rodrí­guez, vice president and responsible secretary concerning the field of transportation. For the first time detailed information pertaining the about 1 billion expensive train project are available for press and public.

In this context approximately 20 kilometres (42%) of the altogether 48 kilometres long route will take their course subterrestrial, … Read the rest

Posted by Anna
Categories: About Gran Canaria, Agaete, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Mapalomas, Playa del Inglés, Telde

Nothern coast, on the traces of the aboriginals

Thursday, May 1st, 2008

If you are interested in getting in touch with native canarian people you should visit the nothern coast of the island.

In Arucas they are distilling original canarian rum. You should have a shot at this. It’s delicous!

Between Gáldar and Agaete you will find a lot of caves. These are the places, the aboriginal Canarians, called “Guanches“, were living in.

The most spectacular one, I think, is the “Cueva Pintada” placed in GáldarRead the rest

Posted by Anna
Categories: About Gran Canaria, Agaete, Arucas, Gáldar, Guanches, Places to visit, San Bartolomé, Tunte

Santa Lucia de Tirajana & much more

Tuesday, April 1st, 2008

I’ll write you a few tipps what to do in Gran Canari – I did all these things in my holiday last year.

In the southern part of Gran Canaria you should visit Santa Lucia de Tirajana, it’s in the south of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and in the north east of Puerto Rico.

The small and pretty city, with it’s 56.000 friendly inhabitants offers you different options to spend your time as interesting as possible.

See … Read the rest

Posted by Anna
Categories: About Gran Canaria, Agaete, Restaurants, Santa Lucia de Tirajana
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