Gran CanariaFriday, August 12, 2016 Uncategorised by Kyle Jenkins
Gran Canaria is a fabulous family destination with an endless list of kid-friendly attractions to keep the little ones busy. The safety of the island gives everyone the freedom to roam and explore the hidden treasures by its coastal corners. You will be bound to stumble across one of the myriads of secluded bays granting peace, privacy and tranquillity. Some of the most impressive features of this island comprise of its 60-kilometre line of beaches, Biosphere Reserve, incomprehensible volcanic landscapes and unique Macaronesia flora. From the north to the south, east to west, you will find contrasting views of lush forests, exotic flora and fauna, volcanic craters and the odd flurry of snow on the highest peaks. Las Palmas, located in the northeast part of the island, is the capital and is sure to impress any visitor to the area. It is known as the most dynamic capital city in the Canaries with a pleasant mix of open-minded people who also strive to keep local traditions alive. Time spent in Gran Canaria leaves no leaf unturned. Limitless opportunities to create memorable activities await such as cruising the sea to watch the whales, hiking the Canary pines forests, climbing various gorges, riding camels, wandering the urban shopping areas and much more. And lest we forget what makes this island the perfect holiday destination, its exceptional climate providing sunshine all year round!