Canary Islands

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Synonyms for Canary Islands

a group of mountainous islands in the Atlantic off the northwest coast of Africa forming Spanish provinces

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Promotur-Turismo de Canarias has aimed to bring to the heart of the capital the best photographic illustration of the Canary Islands lifestyle, in the context of the best climate in the world.
Launch of a new route between the airport of Gran Canaria (LPA) and Budapest (BUD) (AJ 159 / 15CA) (LPA12 BUD).
Writing on his Facebook page, Leon said: "Noozhoh Canarias has left Spain to settle in Paris under the tutelage of Carlos Laffon-Parias, by mutual agreement with the Bolanos family.
That said, Noozhoh Canarias was far from disgraced in finishing just over four lengths adrift, confirming the excellent impression he had made when chasing home subsequent French 2000 Guineas hero Karakontie towards the end of last term.
This is according to a statistical analysis on the spatial position of their palaces, temples and tombs carried out by scientists from Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias (IAC) and CSIC, Spain, and the University of Perugia (Italy).
A ce rendez-vous scientifique, dirige pour les professeurs El Arbi El Harti (specialiste en etudes Hispaniques et Bachir Edkhil (president de l'Association Alter Forum), prendront part une trentaine de doctorants en sciences politique et en histoire, venant des universites Mohammed V-Agdal, de Grenoble et de Las Palmas de Gran Canarias.
The archaeology of their indigenous people, the Guanches, is caught up now in the contemporary politics of the Islas Canarias.
Eu E I Ca C It adds to his wins at the Canarias Open de Espana in 2003 and the Smurfit European Open in 2005.
Dubai The first three medals of the inaugural RC 44 World Championship for the Islas Canarias Puerto Calero Cup were awarded on Wednesday in recognition of the match racing portion of the regatta being held at Canary Islands.
Urbanica Desarrollos Inmobiliarios plans to develop a $60 million residential project, known as Portal Canarias in a 15.
In 2011, Ex-Im Bank authorized a $228 million loan guarantee for Hispasat Canarias, S.
THE Rhondda Rebels slumped to a disappointing 93-58 European Basketball Cup defeat against Caja Rural de Canarias in Las Palmas last night.
But the Record yesterday revealed a statement from the Bishopric of Gran Canarias that said: "It is false that we received any negative record about Father Nicol.
Sergio Garcia put his bitter row with tournament promoter Seve Ballesteros behind him to move within a shot of the lead in the first round of the Canarias Open de Espana.