Gran Canaria

Gran Canaria (Spanish pronunciation: [ɡɾaŋ kaˈna.ɾja]; originally meaning 'Great [Island] of Dogs') is the second most populous island of the Canary Islands, a Spanish archipelago, with a population of 838,397 which constitutes approximately 40% of the population of the archipelago. Located in the Atlantic Ocean about 150 kilometres (~93 miles) off the northwestern coast of Africa and about 1350 km (~838 miles) from Europe.Gran Canaria was populated by the Canarii (Guanches), who may have arrived as early as 500 BC. The Canarii called the island Tamarán or Land of the Brave. After over a century of European (French, Portuguese...
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  • Restaurant Offering Discount for Negative Yelp Reviews

    … or take a couple hundred miles)! I thought ALL pizza places delivered! Just for that, I won’t even ask if I could get a take out order! And I bet their pizza is to die for, too.”Review by Natalia P. Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain: ” Your food seems delicious, but that you do not offer shipping to Canary Islands (Spain)…. That I cannot accept… C’mon what…

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