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Loro Parque and Siam Park awarded prestigious Biosphere certificates

Sat, 11/21/2020 - 10:12
Loro Parque is the first and only zoo in the world to receive the 'Biosphere Park-Animal Embassy' certificate, awarded by the RTI, which is linked to

A HOT AND HAZY NOVEMBER WEEKEND IN THE CANARY ISLANDS

Sat, 11/21/2020 - 10:12
Temperatures are good for the time of year, with highs almost reaching 30º in tourist areas of the islands...

Covid update: Canaries has 116 new cases and one death in Tenerife

Sat, 11/21/2020 - 10:12
Friday saw the death of one more person from a Covid related death

Gatwick airport start PCR tests for £60 from 30th November

Fri, 11/20/2020 - 16:08
The tests are aimed mainly at passengers who need a negative test certificate before travelling, including the Canary Islands…

Tenerife 'red traffic light' restrictions extended until 4th December

Fri, 11/20/2020 - 16:08
The island will continue with the restrictions agreed more than a week ago due to the slow decrease in cases and incidence rates…

POLITICS: CASTILLA WARNS OF ZERO TOURISM IF ANTIGEN TESTS ARE NOT INCLUDED FOR TRAVELLERS

Fri, 11/20/2020 - 16:08
The Minister of Tourism says that "Operators see it as completely unfeasible, due to logistics, cost and difficulties in accessing these tests in most

Man attacks a nursing assistant in a Tenerife hospital

Fri, 11/20/2020 - 13:07
He had been warned him that he wasn’t allowed to enter a restricted area, but ignored the nurses...

Naviera Armas goes to the Rescue Fund to keep afloat

Fri, 11/20/2020 - 10:05
It is thought that the amount requested exceeds 100 million euros from the public fund...

Covid update: 144 new cases, 110 of them in Tenerife, 2 deaths in Gran Canaria

Fri, 11/20/2020 - 10:05
The accumulated incidence rate over the last 14 days per 100,000 inhabitants (IA14) stands at

Tourist isolated after testing positive for coronavirus in Tenerife

Fri, 11/20/2020 - 10:05
He arrived before the 14th and had to be tested to check in to second hotel of his holiday...

Canary Islands travel risk rate downgraded

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 15:27
Canary Islands turn from 'red' to 'orange’ under EU traffic light system

Every 17 seconds someone dies from Covid-19 in Europe

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 15:27
The WHO warns that there were more than 29,000 Covid related deaths registered in the continent last week…

Lanzarote airport enables a space for PCR testing to international travellers

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 12:26
This is scheduled to go into operation as from Monday, November 23rd, which is when the State measure comes into force, requiring all passengers from

100 immigrants that caught ferry from Gran Canaria are now stranded in Tenerife

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 12:26
A hundred migrants are waiting in the port of Santa Cruz trying to go to mainland Spain, but most don’t have passports...

US dollar undermined by US election and coronavirus vaccine

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 09:26
Staying on top of the latest currency news can help you time your transfers more effectively, so find out what you should be looking out for over the

Five buses delayed by one passenger with no mask and smoking on bus

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 09:26
The transport company refused to move the bus after she refused to put on a mask, but the woman in question also refused to get off the bus…

Covid update: Pub party causes an outbreak with 20 people infected

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 09:26
This is the outbreak with the most positive cases in the last week in the Islands...

The Local Police have issued 11,000 fines for breach of health measures

Wed, 11/18/2020 - 18:07
The city council of Las Palmas continues to strengthen surveillance in all areas of the city, in commercial areas and hospitality establishments to pr

EU COMMISSION RECOMMENDS USE OF ANTIGEN TESTS TO FACILITATE CROSS-BORDER TRAVEL

Wed, 11/18/2020 - 18:07
This is good news for the Canary Islands, as it is exactly what they are asking central Government to agree to from Monday…

Human remains of a hiker found in a ravine in the Fuerteventura

Wed, 11/18/2020 - 15:07
The body was discovered in a deep ravine by a goat herder…

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