The island of Gran Canaria is an absolute paradise, blessed with a perfect year-round climate.
The perfect place to escape to when winter sets in back home.
Take a drive over to the west coast 0f Gran Canaria or through the islands interior,
where the scenery and landscapes are truly spectacular.
The island of Gran Canaria is situated in the Atlantic Ocean just 130 miles off the west coast of Africa.
The island is flanked by Fuerteventura and Tenerife and it is the largest of the Canary Islands with Las Palmas the capital,located in the north east of the island.The Island has a total of 236 kilometres of coastline with some of the most celebrated white sandy beaches in the world. Don't miss the sand dune region of Maspalomas or the unspoilt Güigüi beach. The south of Gran Canaria draws thousands of holidaymakers all year round.
Here you'll find the world famous Playa del Ingles - the island's most popular beach. Other attractions include the picturesque village of Puerto de Mogan, (also known as 'Little Venice') as well as Maspalomas and Puerto Rico.
Blue Route Tajinaste. (13/03/2010). Valsequillo.Gran Canaria
The Gran Canaria region Valsequillo is situated in a mountain setting.
Valsequillo is located southwest of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and west of Telde
and is on a road linking it to the capital as well as Telde, Vega de San Mateo and
the north-western part of Gran Canaria.
Besides visiting the church of San Miguel tourists can also find in the narrow
streets of Valsequillo several sculptures representing quotidian moments.
You can visit some of the fascinating old towns and villages, party all night long,
witness the natural beauty of the islands natural parks, go to one of the water parks,
go on a camel trek, do every kind of sport imaginable and try your hand at gambling.
Enjoy your holiday in Gran Canaria!