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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Travel Guide: 193 reviews and 436 photos

Maspalomas

Great beach and sea vistas

Don't forget your credit card

Posh hotels - chic shops - mouth watering eateries - spend the day - have lunch go shopping - have a relaxing walk by the Atlantic Ocean----------and check out the security guards at villas and apartments.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Warm weather year round
  • Cons:timeshare rats everywhere
  • Last visit to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria: Apr 2003
  • Intro Updated Nov 15, 2004
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  • BruceDunning's Profile Photo
    Jun 29, 2011 at 3:43 PM

    Wow-I am not sure what we can do but shop and drink for a one day stop over of a cruise back to USA. Thanks for the tips.

  • jumpingnorman's Profile Photo
    Aug 27, 2009 at 3:18 PM

    That artist is good in making that lion scuplture...Wonderful place - no wonder there so many timeshare rats here...but really a great place to visit! Norman :)

  • lynnehamman's Profile Photo
    Apr 3, 2009 at 5:11 AM

    The Dunes de Maspalomas look like a great place to explore. I love uncrowded beaches- this would suit me fine. Nice photos.

  • bijo69's Profile Photo
    Oct 28, 2008 at 4:59 PM

    Just trying to decide where to go next... The dunes look great!

  • JLBG's Profile Photo
    Mar 23, 2008 at 10:49 PM

    Thanks for the virtual visit to Gran Canaria, the Canaria islands I remain to visit. Haha, timeshare…

  • traveldave's Profile Photo
    Apr 5, 2007 at 7:26 AM

    Looks like a nice place to spend some time relaxing in the sun.

  • VeronicaG's Profile Photo
    Apr 3, 2007 at 2:10 PM

    The dunes and sand sculptures are something I'd want to see--and the promenade looks like a great place to pick up souvenirs for friends and family back home! It all looks so inviting....

  • Pawtuxet's Profile Photo
    Mar 25, 2007 at 3:30 PM

    mmmmm those sand dunes and beautiful views. Lovely.

  • barbskie's Profile Photo
    Aug 6, 2006 at 3:06 AM

    Just imagining the weather in Gran Canaria right now. regards

  • RafaelTheSecond's Profile Photo
    Jun 30, 2006 at 5:44 PM

    I am sure that there are much more to be seen in Gran Canaria...It was the last spot Colon stopped before discovering America!

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