Jaillen Yehia

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Canary Islands


My Five Favourite Places In Lanzarote

Written by Jaillan Yehia

Let’s be honest, most of us Brits think of Lanzarote – and the Canary Islands as a whole – as a fly and flop destination, full of sun loungers and cheap beer and not much else. But the stark volcanic landscape of Lanzarote is peppered with jaw-dropping viewpoints, black beaches perfect for surfing and alien-looking national parkland […]

The Best Place to Shop in Gran Canaria – the Fedac Market

Written by Jaillan Yehia

No-one goes to the Canary islands just to shop but come evening a consumer fanatic such as myself has only one thing on her mind. Hot country equals shopping opportunities after 9pm. It’s the only thing guaranteed to get me away from the buffet…

The Perfect Place To Stay in Maspalomas, Gran Canaria – The Palm Beach

Written by Jaillan Yehia

Looking for a 5 star resort hotel with real design flair to set it apart from the droves of other properties lined up along the same stretch of beach? The Seaside Palm Beach Hotel at Gran Canaria’s Maspalomas has all the facilities you’d expect from an upmarket resort property, with a dash of South Beach […]

Top 10 Ways To Experience The Real Gran Canaria

Written by Jaillan Yehia

London journalist Matthew Hirtes swapped the bright lights of London for the equally bright lights of Gran Canaria’s capital eight years ago – and is settled into Las Palmas life with his wife and sons. He knows all about going local in Gran Canaria – and here he shares his top 10 tips for getting […]