Las Palmas de Gran Canaria joins the network of musical tourist destinations of the World Tourism Organization

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria has been incorporated as a tourist destination in the Musical Tourism Network promoted by the World Tourism Organization, of which the capital is an affiliated member. In a statement, the councilor for Tourism, Pedro Quevedo, stressed that the city has an excellent musical offer every month of the year. «We […]

Palladium eliminates single-use plastics in hotels in Ibiza and Tenerife

Palladium Hotel Group, has decided to remove the single-use plastics at its resorts of the brands Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza and Tenerife, Ushuaïa Ibiza Beach Hotel, Palladium Hotels and Grand Palladium Hotels & Resorts in Europe, and replace them, from this season, for a biodegradable material. The hotel company belonging to Grupo Empresas Matutes started […]

The Canary Islands receive 1.15 million tourists in January, with an expenditure of 1.465 million, 1.3% more

The Canary Islands received 1.15 million international tourists in January, 2.1% less than in the same month of 2018, according to provisional data from the Survey of Frontier Tourist Movements (Frontur) prepared by the National Institute of Statistics (INE) ). In January, the expense of international tourists in their trips to the islands reached 1,465 […]

BlueBay incorporates its first hotel in Tenerife

BlueBay Hotels has incorporated its first establishment in Tenerife, located in Puerto de la Cruz, with which it raises four hotels in the Canary Islands, where it already operates three, one in Gran Canaria and two in Lanzarote. The new establishment, called ‘BlueBay Eden Tenerife’, is a four-star holiday complex, and different types of rooms […]

The Canary Islands hosts the filming of 71 audiovisual productions in 2018 that generate more than 60 million

The Canary Islands last year hosted the filming of 71 audiovisual productions that left more than 60 million euros in the islands and more than 2,000 direct contracts, according to figures released on Friday by the Government of the Canary Islands. The details of the activity coordinated by the seal ‘Canary Island Film’, have been […]

56% of hotels in Tenerife are integrated into a chain, with Iberostar and Meliá leading the way

A study carried out by the CajaCanarias Tourism Chair, Ashotel-University of La Laguna, concludes that of the 239 hotel establishments -extrahoteleros- are registered in Tenerife (source Istac), 132 are in the hands of chains (56%) ), insular, national and international, compared to the remaining 107 (44%) that are independent. This research work, promoted by Ashotel […]