Tag: health

  • What is the calima?

    What is the calima?

    You have probably heard of it and if you haven’t heard of it, you probably have seen it and wondered what it was: the calima. The Canary Islands are located next to the Saharan desert and when there’s a storm or change in weather in the Sahara, this can affect the Canary Islands. The calima […]

  • Laptop friendly cafe LUWAK on Calle Joaquín Costa

    Laptop friendly cafe LUWAK on Calle Joaquín Costa

    LUWAK is a small specialty coffee and healthy food café on Calle Joaquín Costa 24. It’s a typical digital nomad café with friendly staff, good coffee and fast wifi. They are open from Tuesday to Sunday till 4PM. On weekdays they open at 9AM and on the weekends at 10AM. In February I went to […]

  • English speaking hairdressers in Las Palmas

    English speaking hairdressers in Las Palmas

    Getting a haircut can be a nerve wrecking experience, let alone if you do it in a foreign country where you don’t speak the language! So it’s good to know there are hairdressers in Las Palmas who speak English. These hair salons are recommended by community members from Live It Up, Las Palmas!. I have […]

  • The latest info about COVID in Gran Canaria (FAQ)

    The latest info about COVID in Gran Canaria (FAQ)

    Entry requirements, rules and restrictions change regularly. Always check the official sources (shared below the question) to make sure information is still up to date. This article has been updated on March 17. What are the entry requirements?To enter the Canary Islands you need to fill in the SPTH form and have a COVID passport. […]

  • Timing in Gran Canaria

    Timing in Gran Canaria

    Digital nomads comes from different regions of the world and timing regarding activities changes everywhere. I will make an effective résumé of the main activities you might be involved when staying or living here, specifically talking about my and community experiences in Gran Canaria. Getting a NIEDepending on where you are staying it will take […]