On this day in 2012 Alan was walking the length of the Canary Islands. Click here to find out where he was on day 09 of the journey.
This next expat interview features Matthew Hirtes. We first met Matthew through Facebook, and have become firm friends. We are also happy to welcome him as one of our regular writers, providing our “Moving to Spain” series of articles
This Moving to Gran Canaria introduction is brought to us by Matthew Hirtes. Go expat in… Gran Canaria If the surf doesn’t impress you, the turf surely will
Carnival in Gran Canaria is always a colourful affair, and this is particularly apparent in Las Palmas. People flock to the island with their brightest and most flamboyant costumes to party all day and all night.
I am always wary when offered “destination guides” to read/review… as so often they offer quite a narrow view of the area in question. Let’s face it – we all have different ideas of what we like to do whilst visiting somewhere. For example… when Alan and I visited Madrid, we headed straight for the […]
2013 sees the 29th Canary Islands Music Festival with all sorts of goodies planned. The program below has the acts currently planned, but these things are subject to change… so double check before making any travel arrangements. Enjoy!
Today we see the first disheartening result of the government’s decision to increase airport taxes. Ryanair has cut 12 percent of its flights to and within Spain, and thus shelving thousands of jobs, travel opportunities and income. Ryanair drops 648 routes per week, which corresponds to a decline in passenger numbers of 4.5 million and […]