Santa Barbara Apartments
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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 ...
... into an expanse of sandy waves. Tick off a classic bucket list entry by touring the dunes on a camel and tap into your inner Lawrence of Arabia Gran Canaria.
2. Discover the town of Teror
This place isn't as scary as it sounds. Located right at the centre of the island, the charming colonial-style town is the religious capital of Gran Canaria - a nod to its patron saint, Nuestra Seņora del Pino. Visit on a Sunday morning for the bustling market - ...
... passed then, and the first desalination plant was built. The road rules are very strict, resulting in a sharp decline of accidents and fatalities since to 1960s despite the consistent rise of vehicles and drivers on the road. All vehicles must pass an annual mechanical safety inspection. There is evidence of sound infrastructure in road maintenance and building.
The island is postcard pretty, with the mandatory gothic cathedral sporting spiralling towers and ...
We docked at Gran Canaria at around 07:00 local time. Clearance was granted at around 08:00, so passengers and crew were able to go ashore shortly afterwards. We were advised that the back on board time was 17:30 local. We disembarked at around 12:45 and walked around the quayside to see for the first time, Britannia's Union Flag bow. The water was very blue and the port had a ...