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Music festival WOMAD (World of Music and Dance)

Saturday, November 1st, 2008

If you would like to listen to faboulus live music from all over the world, you should not miss the famous World of Music, Art and Dance (WOMAD) festival in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. The festival takes place every year in November.

WOMAD festivals take place in over 20 countries, on 4 continents.

WOMAD Music Festival

For the past eight years, the Parque de Santa Catalina – a city square close to spectacular the Playa de las Canteras beach – has … Read the rest

Posted by Anna
Categories: About Gran Canaria, Cultural Events, Las Palmas

Big Fiesta on San Juan

Saturday, June 23rd, 2007

San Juan Bonfire

Don’t get alarmed, if you are on holiday on Gran Canaria in June, if the entire island seems to be submerged in chaos with bonfires everywhere. We are neither under attack nor have been hit by a meteor shower.

I higly recomend you, wherever you are on the isle, but specially those near to the Playa del Ingles (San Bartolomé) and the Canteras Beach (Las Palmas) to visit these beaches around 12:00 PM.

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Posted by Annegret544
Categories: About Gran Canaria, Cultural Events, Las Palmas, Pictures, Places to visit, Playa del Inglés, San Bartolomé

Museums on Gran Canaria

Wednesday, May 16th, 2007

Here you find some information about some museums here on the isle. Since I think this is something interesting to know for everybody, I prefer posting it as a normal post rather than as a response on a comment.

Here are the different museums:

NAME
 
LOCATION
 
Casa de ColónLas Palmas de Gran Canaria
Casa Museo León y CastilloTelde
Casa Museo Pérez GaldósLas Palmas de Gran Canaria
Casa Museo Tomás MoralesMoya
Centro Atlántico de Arte
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Posted by Annegret544
Categories: About Gran Canaria, Agüimes, Cultural Events, Gáldar, Las Palmas, Moya, Places to visit, Tejeda, Telde, Trips
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