Tag: technology

  • Mobile phone coverage in Gran Canaria

    Mobile phone coverage in Gran Canaria

    Mobile phones and 4g modems are quite common in Gran Canaria and the four main line providers (Movistar, Vodafone, Orange and Masmovil/Yoigo) are are reliable almost everywhere. The owner of cables and mobile phone towers is Movistar, the other operators rent the lines from this company. For this reasons the first developer of 5G lines […]

  • Fiber internet in Gran Canaria

    Internet is a big deal in Gran Canaria, especially in Las Palmas. The main internet backbones pass through the islands and head towards South America and Africa, that’s why connectivity is so efficient. Home user contracts are mainly fiber and start at 300mb down/up for €30 a month (sometimes discounted at €15 for a year), […]

  • 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 […]

  • Printing documents in Las Palmas / Gran Canaria

    Printing documents in Las Palmas / Gran Canaria

    Though we live in a very digital time, every now and then you need to print some documents. Not every digital nomad works from a coworking and not even all coworkings have a printer available. So where to go? Easy! Google is your friend; type in copisterias and a whole bunch of copy shops will […]

  • Phone and laptop repair in Las Palmas

    Phone and laptop repair in Las Palmas

    When all you need for work is your laptop, one of the worst things that can happen is a broken laptop! Luckily, there are some good and reliable repair shops in Las Palmas, where you can take your phone or laptop to have them repaired. AppleIf you have an Apple device, most people go to […]