Tag: beach

  • Live (beach) webcams in Gran Canaria

    Live (beach) webcams in Gran Canaria

    Sometimes you just want to check if the weather is nice(r) on the other side of the island; if the waves are good; if there’s still a spot for you on the beach… So it’s good to know there are quite some webcams available! Webcam Playa de La Cicer (Las Palmas de Gran Canaria)Live webcam […]

  • Playa Montaña Arena – Nudist beach

    Playa Montaña Arena – Nudist beach

    In the south between Meloneras and Arguineguín you’ll find quite some small hidden beaches. One of them is Playa Montaña Arena. It’s a nudist beach so you’ll run into a lot of fully naked people (mainly men), but it’s not mandatory and you’ll find a lot of textiles (people wearing a bathing suit) or topless […]

  • Running/cycling on Paseo de Las Canteras

    Running/cycling on Paseo de Las Canteras

    The Paseo de Las Canteras is the boulevard right next to Playa de Las Canteras. The paseo is as long as the beach, around 3km, starts at the Auditorio Alfredo Kraus and ends at La Puntilla. Paseo comes from the Spanish verb pasear, meaning, to walk or to take a walk. And that’s exactly what […]

  • The Dunes Of Maspalomas

    The Dunes Of Maspalomas

    The dunes of Maspalomas are one of the hotspots you must visit when you are in Gran Canaria. The dunes are located on the southwest coast of the island and are a protected nature reserve since 1987. A lot of people think that the sand was imported from the Sahara but this is not the […]