Hotel Riu Palmeras
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- Kids pool
- Non-smoking rooms
- High-speed internet in room (surcharge)
- High-speed internet in room
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Arrived at Las Palmas at 10am and it was beautifully warm. We set off through the city to the lovely long beach area. There was a wide promenade are and we walked a couple of km along it and the beach. Had a cup of tea and cake watching the surfers at the break at the end of the beach near the theatre. Walked back into ...
... Atlantic ocean which is of course very salty.
We thought we'd sit for a while under the shade of a tree but did not realize that we were in the nudist area until we left and saw the sign. We had been warned on the ship to expect this. What was a surprise to me, however, was the male nudity. Have not seen this on beaches in France and Italy.
This island seems to have dedicated bike lanes but we did not find out how extensive they ...
The weather outside is frightful, but Gran Canaria is so delightful this time of year. If you're heading there over the next few months, here's a handy to-do list that strikes the perfect balance between relaxation and adventure…
Gran Canaria's default setting is warm, thanks to it being within striking distance of Africa. And we're not just talking summer months - the third biggest Canary island stays toasty during winter, too, so it's always a safe ...
... interesting and inspiring woman, battle hardened and highly educated, well worth a google. 1599 saw Frances Drake defeated. The Dutch then made a strong campaign, successfully conquering the city of Las Palmas but not quite the whole island, holding the entire territory only for a short time until losing it to guerrilla forces. Later, Admiral Nelson claimed Gran Canaria as part of the British Empire in the 19th Century, and so this push and pull of cultural influences ...
... to the Madeira blog *yay* In the afternoon, we headed to the beach and had some lunch in one of the beachside restaurants. It was very warm but very windy so it didn't feel too hot. Unfortunately we both burnt. We re-embarked ahead of the sailing time and I headed to deck 18 to join my friends. The boys kicked a football overboard, so before sailing, the Environmental Officer had to ...