Tag: indoor

  • Auditorio Alfredo Kraus in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

    Auditorio Alfredo Kraus in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

    At the most southern point of Playa de Las Canteras, right next to Playa La Cicer (the surf beach), you’ll find the Auditorio Alfredo Kraus. It might remind you of a lighthouse, which is exactly how the Spanish architect Óscar Tusquets designed it; the auditorio is there to protect the beach of Las Canteras. It […]

  • Where to find cultural events in Las Palmas

    Where to find cultural events in Las Palmas

    Gran Canaria is quite popular for sports activities, but also has a lot of culture and (cultural) events to offer. It’s impossible for me to share a list here and keep it updated, especially since dates and venues tend to change a lot because of covid, so I will share the main sources here. Bookmark […]

  • Cueva Pintada Museum & Archaeological Site in Gáldar

    Cueva Pintada Museum & Archaeological Site in Gáldar

    If you want to learn about the history of Gran Canaria and its aboriginal inhabitants (the guanches), this is a must-see. The videos will show you a lot of information about the islands in pre-colonial times and the Castillian conquest. The caves are well preserved and show you what it was like to live here, hundreds […]

  • Museo Elder de la Ciencia y la Tecnología in Las Palmas

    Museo Elder de la Ciencia y la Tecnología in Las Palmas

    Elder, the big green building at Santa Catalina, is an interactive museum with exhibitions of technology, physics, mathematics, geology, biology, medicine and astronomy. The museum encourages hands-on interaction with the displays and children will enjoy this museum a lot. There’s a limited capacity because of COVID so it’s recommended to buy tickets online. The entrance […]

  • Museo Canario in Las Palmas

    Museo Canario in Las Palmas

    “The museum’s archaeological collection mainly consists of prehistoric remains and historic artefacts originating from the early human populations on Gran Canaria, as well as artefacts originating from other islands in the Canarian Archipelago. Items on display include ceramic vessels, religious idols, pintaderas, tooled implements made of bone or wood, animal skins and other remains. As […]

  • English cinema in Las Palmas

    English cinema in Las Palmas

    The Spanish love to dub their movies, but most people just want to hear the original actors speak! Luckily you can watch the original English movies in cinema here, just not every day. In Yelmo Cines the Tuesday is reserved for VOSE (Version Original Subtilada en Español), meaning you’ll be able to watch the original […]

  • Indoor climbing in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

    There are two indoor climbing walls in Las Palmas. Feel free to share your experience in the comments! Indoorwall Gran CanariaIndoor climbing gym Indoorwall is located in the north east of La Isleta at Calle Dr. Juan Domínguez Pérez 47. Open daily. https://goo.gl/maps/G9EiXKj7rch2Mcea9 Sala Tagorock ClimbingThis indoor climbing gym is located on the other side […]