Hotel Neptuno Gran Canaria
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... This city and island deserve more time for exploration. There are some lovely parks in Las Palmas, and a drive around the island would show the diversity of landscapes, from sand dunes to lush forest.
I had to get up at 4:00 a.m. to make it to my flight to Greece. Early morning taxi rates – buses don’t run that early – cost me a staggering 40 euros (CA$61) to get to the airport.
... for a little before changing an going put for some lunch along the beach. Sun was just coming out then and we were really happy that the beach was beautiful as the bus ride into town made the place seem rough and run down. After lunch we hit the beach to get some color. We laid for about 2 hours before heading back to the hostel and signing up for a sunset tour. There was only 2 other guys that came along but it was pretty ...
... and some black and red crabs. The sun was fairly warm but there was a cool breeze to relieve us from the heat. I think the average climate is very temperate here. I'm told it's usually around 20 degrees for most of fall, winter and spring. After walking along the beach for an hour we headed inland and meandered over to the markets. We saw a sandwich board that said 'Margarita and Beer €5.' We walked around some more before deciding our best ...
Colin and I sat on the plane in London, patiently waiting for a third person to accompany us. Secretly we'd judge each person coming through the cabin, hoping to sit next to someone we deemed 'cool.' There were a lot of young kids, exhausted looking parents, retired pensioners and a staggering number of older gay gentlemen. Almost ...
... apartment for the next few days. Even though we were about 40 minutes away from down town we could STILL hear the Carnaval going at night! We didn't get down there during the evenings (the trolley lines can't even get there because the streets are SO packed with people!) so we went down during the days just to get a small sampling of the craziness. Traditionally everyone dresses up in some way or another. Ladies usually throw on wigs and ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking