About the Author

Matthew Hirtes

Matthew Hirtes, our resident broadsheet journalist, moved to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria back in 2004. He's travelled extensively through Spain, covering it for such publications as Telegraph Travel, Metro, and The Independent. The author of Going Local in Gran Canaria: How To Turn a Holiday Destination into a Home, Matthew truly is a resident expert.


  1. RobertoZ
    July 20, 2017 @ 7:28 pm

    Simpatizante, amigo Matthew, no “simpizante”. Simpathy for the Reds. O los ‘rojillos’, que es como les hemos llamado siempre. Por lo demás, muy buena presentación. Saludos!

  2. Matthew Hirtes Matthew Hirtes
    July 27, 2017 @ 1:41 pm

    Disculpe, Roberto, disculpe.

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