Category : Islands

by Buzzers - 10 hours ago

The Canary Islands Warn Morocco

Torres warns Morocco: "If you touch a millimeter of the Canarian waters you will face the central and regional government"The president of the Canary Islands, Ángel Víctor Torres, reiterated on Tuesday “do not touch” Canarian waters and made it clear...

by Buzzers - 1 day ago

Lanzarote on the Cover of Vogue

Lanzarote has become the cover landscape of the February special issue of the magazine 'Vogue' which has brought together the models Marina Pérez, Inés Sastre, Africa Peñalver and Miriam Sánchez. Vogue, opened the year 2020 by announcing the manif...

by Buzzers - 2 days ago

The Telemon Saga Near Los Marmoles Arrecife Continues

The Telemon Saga Near Los Marmoles Continues The navy have had to abandon the removal of the ship due to problems with the demolition operator, who did not present a tax certificate of compliance, or offcial documentation to justify the authorisatio...

by Buzzers - 2 days ago

Tragedy Avoided on the Coast of Moya, Gran Canaria

The two occupants who were travelling in the plane landed in the sea this Sunday in the town of El Altillo, in the municipality of Moya, Gran Canaria. They were unharmed and able to reach the coast by themselves. The pilot's expertise was key to prev...

by Buzzers - 4 days ago

Flu Is In The Air!

The flu is already an epidemic in the archipelago. The virus has claimed three lives, two women and one man, and caused 60 serious hospital admissions. Flu in the islands this week has been 110.60 cases per 100,000 inhabitants (the threshold for t...

by Buzzers - 4 days ago

New Direct Friday Flight to Paris

César Manrique-Lanzarote Airport has launched a new route that connects with Paris on Fridays . It is a direct connection that will be operational during the winter season, which runs from October 27, 2019 to March 28, 2020. The new route, operate...

by Buzzers - 5 days ago

Anti-Drug Operation with Police Officers Among Detainees

The Udyco of the National Police, the Eco of the Civil Guard and the Customs Surveillance Agency jointly carried out this Thursday a macro anti-drug operation in different parts of the island of Gran Canaria. The detainees could include National Poli...

by Buzzers - 1 week ago

Lanzarote Resists The Tourist Recession

In spite of the bad tourism figures and the setbacks suffered with the collapse of Thomas Cook and the closure of the Lanzarote base of Ryanair, the arrival of tourists to the island has only dropped by 1.2% in December and 0.5% throughout the year....

by Buzzers - 1 week ago

Paella Cannabis Poisoning in Arrecife

About ten people were admitted last Saturday to the Molina Orosa Hospital after suffering intoxication due to a possible involuntary use of cannabis. According to those affected, the drug could have been hidden in a paella they shared that afternoon...

by Buzzers - 1 week ago

Diabetes Deaths Reduced by Half in the Canary Islands

In the decade from 2008 from 2018, diabetes mortality on the islands decreased by 53.6%. In fact, Pedro Lorenzo, technician of the General Directorate of Public Health of the Canary Islands Health Service (SCS), emphasises that "diabetes is no longer...

by Buzzers - 2 weeks ago

Ryanair Slams The Door in The Canary Islands

Ryanair has carried out its threat and closed its bases this morning. Workers had not received their letter of dismissal, something Ryanair should have done 15 days ago by law. Until yesterday only six cabin crew had been relocated as well as 25%...