Gran Canaria is a Spanish Island and by its geographical situation the leading European destination all over the year and the Gay Pride is in spring and winter. The climate is subtropical and the temperatures are pleasant 22 º C in winter.
Although the island offers many different attractions, the most important are the sun, the white beaches and nightlife. Spend Christmas or New Year’s Eve on the beach, it’s an amazing experience.
The island’s capital is Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. It is a modern and cosmopolitan city. The old town is situated on the coast near the marina and has its own flair. The centrum for tourists is however in the south of the island, in Maspalomas, with his tourist and residential areas.
One of the tourist zones is Playa del Ingles with the largest entertainment center the Yumbo with bars and restaurants.
The climate and the Gay superlatives is a unique combination in Europe, compared with the great meccas, like South Beach, Key West or Palm Springs in the U.S.A. In addition Gays are welcome and secure. All things of everyday life are easily accessible and the island offers great variety. The cost for holiday are comparable with the mainland. A big plus for the island is certainly the famous beach and the dunes of Maspalomas.
The stable climate extends over the entire year. The high season is from September to January, Eastern and especially during the Pride in April or May and the winter pride in November.
With the kind permission of www.gcgay.com