KompassMaps Gran Canaria 1:50.000 hiking map KOMPASS #237
Gran Canaria in a series of maps of the Canary Islands from Kompass, Europe's leading publisher of detailed, contoured hiking maps. Excellent also for exploring...... more
Gran Canaria in a series of maps of the Canary Islands from Kompass, Europe's leading publisher of detailed, contoured hiking maps. Excellent also for exploring each island on bike or by car, the maps highlight numerous hiking trails, indicating difficult sections, and show cycle routes. A wide range of symbols highlight various facilities and places of interest, including campsites and youth hostels, beaches, sport and leisure facilities, etc. The maps have a UTM grid for GPS users. Map legends included English. Street plans of main towns or holiday resorts are also provided. In this title: contour lines are at 100m intervals, with relief shading, spot heights and plenty of names of peaks, mountain ranges and other geographical features. Boundaries of the national park and other protected areas are marked. Overprint for hiking trails indicates steep sections and paths suitable only for experienced climbers. Local bus stops are marked. The map has a 2km UTM grid. Street plans show Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (1:23,000) and the Maspalomas - Playa del Inglés - San Augustin area (1:34,000)
Advantages: incredibly clean, lots of room for guests, good VFM Disadvantages: not alot to do
...consisting of looking at the country side and a whale watch with me needing leg opperation i couldnt really do anything but i did try out the 'roque de los muchachos' trip which is very highly recommended!
In conclusion, the H10 Tabourente playa is a lovely hotel, again one of the best ive ever stayed in. Really lives upto its 4* status. I just wish there was more to do outside the hotel. probably wouldnt...
Advantages: Well presented, friendly, welcoming, modern Disadvantages: On a back street
...We visted the Hotel Armadams for our honeymoon back in October 2006 for a short break to take in the sights and sounds of Palma.
It is situated one "block" away from the main promenade in Palma, a road lined on one side with bars, hotels, shops and the marina and harbour area on the other.
I am not a great Spanish speaker, infact I know only the most basic of phrases to muddle through...
Advantages: Dirty, old, only cleaned once a week Disadvantages: The pool
...and resturants in Palma Nova. The hotel also had a resturant but I didn't want to eat there.
When the taxi dropped us outside the hotel, it looked very nice and seemed clean. There was quite a large car park outside aswell, incase you are travelling via car to the hotel. We checked in without any problems and then we went straight to our room, which we couldn't find for ages, the lifts were out of order...