Canarian Culture

September 11, 2019
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The most traditional Canarian food recipes

Welcome back to Villa Gran Canaria’s blog!  Today, we would like to show you some of the best and the most traditional Canarian food recipes. This […]
August 16, 2019
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Everything you need to know about taxis in Gran Canaria

Welcome back to Villa Gran Canaria’s blog! Now, that the summer is ending almost everywhere but here, we have been thinking about those long walks along […]
July 22, 2019
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What you need to know before driving in Gran Canaria?

Are you thinking about driving during your holidays in Gran Canaria? It is probably that you have heard crazy stories of local drivers, but you don’t […]
July 15, 2019
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How big is Gran Canaria? ➞ Demographic and geographic information about the island

If you already know where Gran Canaria is, it is probable that the question now is… “How big is Gran Canaria?” At Villa Gran Canaria, we […]
June 7, 2019

Bus Services, a little guide to travel in Gran Canaria

One of the best ways to discover the most amazing and greatest places around the island is exploring it by bus. However, it is always a […]
February 27, 2019

The best wine routes in Gran Canaria 

In another post, we told you the history of Canary Wine and why it is so special. Today, we want to tell you everything you need to know […]
January 31, 2019

How to make Canarian “wrinkled” potatoes – The best recipes

Our protagonists today are the Canarian potatoes, also known as papas arrugadas (wrinkled potatoes). They are one of the most famous and representative dishes of the […]
January 31, 2019

Gran Canaria Carnival, all you need to know

As you probably know at this point, Gran Canaria is one of the Canary Islands. They are located near the Eastern coast of Africa, and they […]
December 3, 2018

Why is the Canarian mojo sauce so delicious? Discover how to make it

Mojo is the big star of Canary Islands cuisine and the typical Canarian food dish that visitors always talk about. In this post, we are going […]
December 3, 2018
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Why is the canary wine so special? Discover the best types of wine

The most extreme winemaking region in Spain is the volcanic archipelago of the Canary Islands. It sprung up over the course of several million years and […]
October 30, 2018

6 films that have been shot in the Canary Islands

How many films have been shot in the Canary Islands? How many of them haven’t you watched yet? More than you think. The archipelago has been […]
October 19, 2018

Canary Islands history: The mysteries that explain the magic of the islands

In this post, you’ll find everything you need to know about the Canary Islands history. The history of the Canary Islands is the core on which […]
August 21, 2018

All you need to know about the Canary Islands Tourism

Making Canary Island tourism you will get to enjoy one of the most famous and rich nature spaces you will see. In Villa Gran Canaria always […]
March 27, 2018

What is special for Canarian food? The 14 gastronomical secrets

It is true that when we travel on vacation we want to eat typical things of the city we are visiting. This happens when you visit […]
April 24, 2015

Five fantastic breakfast places in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

  You’re on holiday, right? That makes you entitled to the odd meal out, no? But what if you’re looking for a breakfast in Las Palmas […]