IFA Buenaventura Hotel
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
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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 ...
... which contrasted with my mental soundtrack to match the island of Dean Martin and Herb Alpert. Another noteworthy musical moment was during a mandatory playground stop, a ‘bogan rev head’ drove by in his hot rod, blaring out Supertramp’s ‘Dreamer’. This seemed anachronistically quirky.
There is a romantic myth of the original inhabitants of the island, tall Aryans in the middle of the ocean off Africa. Supposedly they had no ...
... 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 ...
DAY 14 - March 26, 2015
LAS PALMAS, GRAN CANARIA
Our third stop in the Canaries ... Las Palmas .... the 5th largest city in all of Spain ... and a beachside resort alongside a bustling city.
In fact the beach is right in ...
... and feared I was lost at one point when I could not see Martin. I realized I had no phone, no map and no idea where I was headed so a panic began. Finally I chose a road and biked on to meet up with Eva our leader who had returned to check on me. At 14.4 miles when I got in the van and shuttled on to the hotel. Martin continued on some tough climbs including cobblestones to meet me at the hotel doing 18 miles. We have left the coast and climbed to 3100 ...