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Hotel La Palma Princess Pool
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Tenerife by Javier.Losa @flickr
Tenerife by Javier.Losa @flickr
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Casa Mila, La Pedrera, which is located in Barcelona, might be the most famous architectural place of interest in the country. The name of the building can be literally translated as "the stone cave". The building was constructed according to the project of Gaudi and was controlled by the famous architect. It's worth mentioning that all works of Gaudi are distinguished by original and unusual design. According to initial project, Casa Mila La Pedrera was intended to be made solely from curvilinear elements and slanting partitions, but later the architect changed his original thoughts and built a unique house that has absolutely no load-bearing walls. This is the only building in the country, where even balconies have an important construction rather than decorative role. … Open

Chapters of the guide to Canary Islands

Canary Islands sightseeing

Due to the unique climate, a trip to the Canary Islands would be pleasant at any time of year. In winter, temperatures rarely drop below 20 degrees Celsius; in summer it is usually 25-27C. Each of the seven islands has excellent facilities for beach holidays. As a rule, all the major hotels have their own beaches and equipment rent centers. Resorts provide their guests a variety of entertainment options, from … Open

Cultural excursion through Canary Islands - things to see

The island of Gran Canaria is also rich in tourist attractions. The unique cultural center Cueva Pintada is situated there. It can be found in the cave of the same name, where many drawings of the primitive people have remained. Currently, this large-scale archaeological complex consists of six caves and an interesting museum housing a collection of unique items. The tiny island of La Gomera also features … Open

Attractions and active leisure

The largest and most popular island of the archipelago is Tenerife; it is home to the busiest resorts. Those who want to have fun during the day and night would like resorts of Los Cristianos and Las Americas, as they focus on noisy entertainment. At the daytime, tourists stay at beaches and in the evening vacationers enjoy numerous clubs, bars, restaurants and nightlife places. Fans of beautiful landscapes would … Open

Cuisine and top restaurants

A significant part of the national menu is occupied by seafood; chefs cook delicious soups and serve fish grilled or fried. The local delicacy is vieja fish; local chefs cook with special care. The taste is reminiscent of classic carp fish. It remains one of the most popular treats. Another interesting treat is dried sancocho fish that is usually cooked with potatoes and garlic. Travelers preferring classic dishes … Open

Traditions and mentality of Canary Islands

Locals begin to prepare for Carnival long before it starts. They sew incredibly beautiful and elaborate costumes, prepare for competitions and make plans about performances. The Carnival is annually attended by several hundred thousands of foreign visitors who come to watch enchanting musical performances and a solemn procession. The tradition is more than one hundred years old; once the beginning of the holiday had … Open

Travel guide to Canary Islands

Gran Canaria island is distinguished by a variety of resorts, entertainments, and a well-equipped tourist infrastructure. There are excellent beaches, water sports centers, hundreds of shopping enthusiasts, and amazing restaurants that will impress all the gourmets. One of the main symbols of the island is sandy dunes, real tiny Sahara, stretching along over 5 000 meters. On the island, there are excellent … Open

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