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Weather in Gran Canaria. Actual conditions and forecast

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Climate in Spain and weather forecast - best seasons for visit

If the purpose of the holiday is to get acquainted with historical and architectural monuments, it is best to go on tour in autumn, spring or early summer, when there is a moderate temperature, and you can comfortably spend time outdoors. The historical sights of Madrid, Leon, Catalonia, Andalusia, San Sebastian and other ancient cities are also open to tourists all year round. Every year in Spain, many different carnivals, festivals and costume parties are held and a visit to one of such events will afford you the opportunity of not only having a great time, but also getting acquainted with the originality of this nationality and their traditions. Many people go to Spain for the New Year holidays. The period of carnivals starts from February and lasts until the end of March. The most massive marches are held in Tarragona, Cadiz and in Santa Cruz de Tenerife. For shopping, it is necessary to go between mid-January and the end of July. It is at this time in Spain, that the season of sales starts. The ski season in the country does not last long. At the end of December, the snow on the mountain tops is not yet stable. It is therefore better to go from the middle of January because by the end of March, due to a sharp warming, the snow slopes become unsuitable and the season ends. … Open

Atmosphere of Spain: religion and languages

Spain can rightly be called one of the most multilingual countries in Europe. The dictatorial ways of governing by Francisco Franco, greatly influenced the formation of the state language. The majority of the ethnic population was therefore subjected to immense pressure. Their indigenous language was forbidden, and offenders caught trying to spread the language were put away and subsequently executed. But, despite this, the languages ​​of the ethnic population of Spain still preserved and today they are gaining strength again and actively experiencing a renaissance. The ethnic strata of Spain are Catalans speaking Catalan, Galicians speaking Galician, Basques speaking Basque language, Asturians speaking Asturian language, Occitans speaking Occitan language, and Aragonese speaking Aragonese language. The latter on the list is the only language that is now on the verge of extinction. Catalan is spoken not only by the inhabitants of modern Catalonia, but also by residents of the Balearic Islands. … Open

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Gran Canaria guide chapters

Shopping, streets and outlets

Mercado de Vegeta market is found within the historical district and is considered one of the most beautiful on the island. A huge choice of fresh vegetables and fruits, meat from farmers and popular seafood is always available to customers. Many come here in search of fine wine, locally produced honey, and souvenirs. There is an excellent café on the market, whose specialty is chocolate fondue. A suitable store … Open

Hotels with history of Gran Canaria

There is yet another attractive old villa in the area of ​​Tejeda. Without mixing words, the Casa Santana Segura is a splendid destination to spend a vacation. The hotel is equipped with two cozy rooms that have a romantic design. They are further adorned with antique lacquered furniture made from precious wood and decorated with natural fabrics in bright colors. The wonderful courtyard was also preserved in … Open

Best beaches

One of the sunniest beaches of the island is Playa de Puerto Rico; the water in this part of the coast is always warm. Despite the large number of tourists, it’s always very calm and peaceful here. There are additional facilities for people with disabilities. Playa de Amadores can be called the most romantic coast part without a share of doubt. Its name translates as 'The Beach of Lovers'. Many prefer to visit … Open

Advices for travellers

3.2. You will see special notes in the form of colored flags on all beaches, which help to define the level of environmental and safety with ease. The most dangerous beaches are marked with a red flag. Swimming in them is prohibited. Beaches marked with yellow flags are suitable for experienced swimmers only. The cleanest and safest beaches are marked with a blue flag. 4. Power supply voltage is … Open

Active recreation

Gran Canaria has quite a lot of interesting entertainment centers to offer. Thus, for those preferring to get extreme hormone in virtual reality, there is Experiencias Virtuales, minigolf players should be recommended to visit Minigolf Atlantico, and to enjoy indoor climbing, go to Indoorwall Gran Canaria. Those who are tired of beach-related rest and want to spend time with benefits will surely appreciate by … Open

Festivals and events in Gran Canaria

An interesting gastronomic event takes place in late April, and its name is Fiestas del Queso. The venue is Santa Maria de Guia. It is dedicated to cheese since the region has long been famous for its production. In addition to tastings and workshops, interesting dance and music programs are prepared for visitors. On December 28th, the so-called Holy Innocents Day is celebrated throughout the Canary Islands - it is … Open

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