21 October 2015

El Pinillo

The meaning of the place name “Temisas” has not been satisfactorily determined and academics remain unsure of its origins. Austrian scholar Dominik Josef Wölfel gathered all possible derivatives: themensay, themiaas, theminsas, temensa, temisas and temisa. Continue reading “El Pinillo”

6 May 2015

Barranco de La Virgen Ravine Walk

This walk through the Barranco de la Virgen ravine was chosen because even though it’s one of Gran Canaria’s largest ravines, it remains unknown for many hikers. The aim of this description is to encourage nature lovers and everyone who wants to learn about and discover mostly untouched environments to go on this walk, which is suitable for anyone who’s used to hiking. Continue reading “Barranco de La Virgen Ravine Walk”

6 June 2010

Arucas coastline

The visit to the borough of Arucas takes in part of the borough’s long stretch of coast, which runs from the mouth of the Tinoca ravine, in Costa Ayala, to the mouth of the Azuaje ravine, in San Andrés. Continue reading “Arucas coastline”