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Restaurant El Salsete – modern and traditional canarian kitchen

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

On the Canary Isles the offer of leisure time activities and sports is very big but as well the offers of a creative and typical gastronomy are quite good.

Canarian Gastronomy is very special and interesting to taste and enjoy. In San Fernando de Maspalomas in the South of Gran Canaria there is a new and innovative restaurant called El Salsete.

Restaurant El Salsete

The restaurant is new and reflects canarian characteristics and tradition as well in the kitchen and the delicious Read the rest

Posted by Anna
Categories: Mapalomas, Restaurants, Typical Food

Property on Gran Canaria

Thursday, April 15th, 2010

Gran Canaria
is a popular holiday destination all over the year because of the mild and pleasant climate.

The temperatures are between 26 °C and 28 °C in the summer months and between 22°C and 24°C during the winter months. But not only the good weather and the sunny climate are the reason why Gran Canaria is so interesting to visit.

On the isle of Gran Canaria you can find such a big variety of landscapes as in nearly … Read the rest

Posted by Annegret544
Categories: About Gran Canaria, Mapalomas, Places to visit, Sports, Typical Food, Weather

Surfing, a possibility to practice this great sport in your holiday

Friday, August 1st, 2008

The best place for surfing on Gran Canaria I can recommend is Castillo del Romeral, placed on Gran Canaria’s east coast.

About three kilometers from the center of Castillo del Romeral you just have to follow the path in southern direction to get to this surfers paradise.


You will be suprised! Alltough this place is not that far away from Playa Ingles, it is not that touristy.

Near the rocky beach along the surfing spot you can … Read the rest

Posted by Anna
Categories: About Gran Canaria, Playa del Inglés, Surfing, Typical Food

Peddlars market on Gran Canaria

Sunday, June 1st, 2008

If you visit Gran Canaria, you must absolutely go to see the peddlar market in San Mateo on Sundays.

The truckers sell their products: every kind of vegetables, fruits, healing plants, flowers, etc.

Best of all their specialities is “chorizo del teror ” (a very hot paprika sausage). Then you can drive by Tejeda in direction to La Cumbre and enjoy a miraculous view.

It´s really worth visiting markets on Gran Canaria with their typical Read the rest

Posted by Anna
Categories: About Gran Canaria, San Mateo, Tejeda, Typical Food

Dia de Canarias

Tuesday, May 29th, 2007


May 30th is the ‘dia de canarias‘, that is literally, the canaries day. The ‘dia de canarias’ celebrates the aniversary of the first session of the canarian parliament held in 1983, 10 months after we were publicly declared an autonomous region.

A lot of municipalities decorate the streets and organize special events. I would like to focus on th municipality of Mogan, where there’ll be a lot of interesting things done. Today will be the official start … Read the rest

Posted by Annegret544
Categories: About Gran Canaria, Cultural Events, Events, Local news, Places to visit, Recomendable, Trips, Typical Food
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