Canary Islands News

Starmus Festival headed for Canary Islands

Starmus Festival headed for Canary Islands

16th Jul 2014 Travel Events News

The second edition of the Starmus Festival is set to be one of the most significant scientific events of 2014. After revealing its final programme, both the event and the Canary Islands are confirmed as the location for one of the world’s largest and most important gatherings of astrophysicists.

Reasons to go to the Canary Islands in 2013

Reasons to go to the Canary Islands in 2013

30th Jan 2013 Press Release Tourism News

On the same latitude as Florida and just 60 miles away from the coast of Africa, it is not hard to see why there is so much sun blazing down, so consistently, across these stunning islands. Even in January - temperatures stay between 15 and 18 degrees C, perfect for those wishing to get away from it all on winter sun holidays.

British tourists struck down by virus in Canary Islands

23rd Mar 2010 Hotel News

As many as two hundred British holidaymakers have been taken ill at a hotel in the Canary Islands, following a suspected outbreak of the norovirus. The Barcelo Santiago Hotel – a four star property on the island of Tenerife – has seen internet forums deluged with complaints following the outbreak, which has seen several patrons hospitalised.