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Strike by Groundforce at Gran Canaria Airport

Wednesday, September 8th, 2021

The first day of strike action by Groundforce personnel caused delays at LPA Gran Canaria airport. Unbelievably, more than 18 flights were disrupted and were forced to fly without taking their passengers bags and luggage with them. Groundforce are responsible for baggage handling at LPA. The intermittent strike was called by the unions to demand […]

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Car Hire Prices at LPA Gran Canaria Airport

Monday, August 9th, 2021

It’s now August 2021 and we usually see an influx of visitors to Gran Canaria and most people visiting the resorts to the South, like Maspalomas, Peurto Rico, and Playa del Ingles usually need to hire a car or book an airport transfer to get them to their holiday destination. So today we want to […]

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Best Taxi Prices at Gran Canaria Airport.

Monday, July 26th, 2021

Compare Taxi Companies at LPA Airport With more flights resuming during July 2021 most people arriving at Gran Canaria airport rely on a taxi or airport transfer to get them to their destination. So today we are going to discuss the price and overall advantages that we feel one company has over the other taxi […]

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Gran Canaria Covid Update

Saturday, July 17th, 2021

Covid-19 update. The Superior Court of Justice of the Canary Islands (TSJC) has denied the request of the regional government to limit mobility between 00:30 and 06:00 in the islands at level 3 or 4, according to judicial sources. In this way, Tenerife remains at alert level 3, Gran Canaria at level 2, and La […]

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Las Palmas Gran Canaria Airport – What Covid-19 compulsory documentation is required?

Thursday, June 24th, 2021

On arrival at Las Palmas Gran Canaria Airport, what Covid-19 compulsory documentation is required? When flying to Gran Canaria, you may be required to bring a variety of documentation, which will vary based on your situation. It is critical to be able to offer the proper documentation in order to board your aircraft and prevent […]

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Spain is Open to UK

Monday, May 24th, 2021

Update: Since writing this article the situation has changed again. Both UK and Spain have updated covid entry requirements for international travel due to the covid pandemic. Good News for British travellers to Spain! Tourists from the United Kingdom will be able to fly into Spain without having to reveal a negative COVID-19 test. As […]

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Spain is considering carefully to allow UK tourists to enter without PCR test.

Wednesday, May 12th, 2021

Currently Spain, including the Balearic and Canary Islands are not on the UK green travel list. However Spain is considering carefully to allow UK tourists to enter without negative PCR test from May 20 2021. Spain’s tourism minister Maria Reyes Maroto said the lifting of entry requirements “will allow the opening of the British market […]

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How Safe is Air Travel During the COVID-19?

Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021

With more and more people wanting to travel abroad this Summer, we ask How safe is air travel during the COVID-19 pandemic? The risk of contracting Covid-19 during a flight is considerably low. In fact the risk of contracting Covid-19 during air travel is actually lower than being in any office building, supermarket, or commuter […]

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Preparations Before Travelling Internationally

Monday, March 15th, 2021

Gran Canaria is part of the Canary Islands and so travel restrictions currently apply until 21 June 2021

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Gran Canaria to provide cover for tourists’ coronavirus-related travel expenses

Wednesday, August 5th, 2020

All visitors whether local or foreign tourists visiting Gran Canaria and the other Canary Islands will have any Covid-19 related costs covered by regional government of the Canaries. This has been introduced to build confidence for the tourism industry as it aims to recover from the pandemic. These costs will include health expenses or if […]

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German Condor Flights Arrive

Friday, July 10th, 2020

German Holiday operator Condor has resumed flights to Gran Canaria Airport this week. The first flight flew in to Gran Canaria Airport to begin a regular schedule of twelve flights from Berlin-Schönefeld to the Canaries including LPA airport. Gran Canaria has always been a popular destination for many German tourists and so this is positive […]

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Good News for Gran Canaria Airport.

Friday, July 3rd, 2020

Good News! Gran Canaria Airport will hopefully be seeing more and more passengers, to boost the tourism industry for the island. This is due to the fact that many EU countries have recently updated their quarantine restrictions of late. England’s travel quarantine is to be scrapped from July 10th 2020 for arrivals from Spain (including […]

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