Hotel Riu Papayas
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- Tennis Court
- High-speed internet in room
- High-speed internet in room (surcharge)
- Kids pool
- Multilingual staff
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Riu Papayas Grand Canary
Travel Blogs from Grand Canary
... found the bus station where a very helpful girl told us which bus to catch to visit the old part of the city which was pedestrianised and really pleasant. Another bus took us back along the waterfront to return to the ship for some very late lunch, some time with our books and watching the sail away and then dinner and ...
... the beach there was an option to have a ride on a camel, which was actually a dromedary but we took a pass as we had done this years ago in Morocco and found them very smelly and unpleasant (compared to horses).
There are many sailboats and they have some famous sailing regatta in November which is a race from here to America and is very far and takes about 2-3 weeks. This was the place where Columbus stopped on his famous voyages to ...
... can pick up local specialities like chorizo and herbs.
3. Uncover the mystery of Barranco de Guayadeque
A stone's throw away from the island's southern beaches, you'll stumble across Barranco de Guayadeque. At first glance, it looks like any other evergreen valley, but as you draw nearer you'll clock some mysterious doors in the cliffside. They lead into a labyrinth of natural and man-made caves, once used as pre-historic burial sites. Many of ...
... a sense of harmony with a cultural pastiche on the land. The form of Spanish spoken is isolated, resulting in apparently quaint accents as compared to Spaniards of the mainland.
50% of the island is set aside for national park/conservation, and even those who own land find it very difficult to obtain a building permit. Since the 1960’s this island has been very environmentally and socially conscious, for example animal rights legislations ...
... The pilot boat was then sent to recover the ball. After the evening meal some of us headed to the buffet for a chat and we remained there until the small hours. When I returned to my cabin at around 01:15, I then decided that I was hungry, and returned to the buffet for food. Sorry it's late. I was very tired last night and lost signal! Remember there are some pictures now on the Madeira ...