Canary Islands

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

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The Canary Islands continue to be a year-round favourite with local holidaymakers, and today's announcement is the latest demonstration of our commitment to the islands.
Gran Canaria is the third largest island in the Canary Islands archipelago, which is 93 miles west of Africa.
According to a report prepared by the Property Registrars of Spain, the Canary Islands lead the purchase of housing for the British, with 13.79% of total purchases by foreigners in the Canary Islands property market.
With the addition, the airline will offer up to 16 weekly flights to the Canary Islands during this period.
Greece, the Republic of Ireland, the Netherlands, Canary Islands and Portugal completed the top 10.
CANARY ISLANDS With temperatures still in the twenties in November, the Canary Islands are the ideal place for a family holiday or a romantic getaway.
The Canary islands located off the coast of Africa are actually Spanish territory.
The institutional framework of the Canary Islands reflect its tight control on debt and finances, its lack of revenue flexibility, the improving transparency of its accounts and an increased tax equalisation system.
Binter Canarias, the regional carrier for the Canary Islands, has recently selected Discover the World to market and sell its services throughout the UK, the company said.
The smallest of the Canary Islands wants to shift to 100 percent renewable energy with wind and water power.
Dubai: The two Spanish crew members on the fatal flydubai flight FZ981 were both from the Canary Islands.
The beer market in the Canary Islands saw growth due to an increase in tourists and an increase in local consumer confidence.
A Why not try a walking holiday in the Canary Islands? Sherpa Expeditions offers mini-adventure hiking that can be easily done all year round on two of the islands.
Derek Michael, 79, died at the weekend during a family holiday to the Canary Islands.