Gran Canaria, Canary Islands
Gran Canaria is certainly one of the last remaining European paradise isles located in the Atlantic Ocean, 130 miles from the African coast.
It's the third largest of the Canary Islands and has Fuerteventura and Tenerife as its neighbours. Las Palmas located in the northeast part of the island, is its capital.
Gran Canaria is an island of contrasts. As the most dynamic capital city in the Canaries, it has a great mix of people and keeps local traditions alive, but always catering for the holidaymaker. Crammed with culture, incredibly beautiful coastlines and spectacular beaches with a sunny climate, Gran Canaria is a great destination all year round. So whenever you want to escape for a break, the delights of Gran Canaria is waiting for you.