Visit Las Canteras Beach
This is one of the best city beaches in Spain according to tourists. This beach is normally mostly used by locals since it is unknown by the tourist crowd. The beach is always almost empty and fantastic during the winter days. Ranging from hammocks hires, life guards and drink sellers this area has all services and it there are also bars and restaurant where you can sit and enjoy the view and see breeze.
All surfers go to La Cicer which is another city beach. The sea current is strong, and in this area, there are all amenities that were available in Las Canteras. You can hire your equipment or get one-on-one lessons and learn how to surf in the several surf schools and shops available. You can play football on the beach with your family and friends, and there are also plenty of shop joints on the promenade area since the beaches are less crowded and more laid back.
The old town as earlier mentioned is worth visiting as much as the city at first might not seem very pretty. A plenty of old colonial buildings and the city’s cathedral that is constructed in the 18th century is also found in this city. Enjoy the calmness of the neighborhood, and you can also stroll around the cobble stoned streets. For those wishing to do a tapas stopover this area also offers a great culinary offer.
Visit Volcano Craters
At the meeting point of three municipalities known as the Santa Brigida, Las Palmas Canaria and Telde you will find the Caldera de Bandama. If you feel lazy to drive a car to the top of the Bandama’s peak where you have breathtaking views of the crater, there is a hiking path that you can follow. This region is full of geological wonders since this island is a volcanic one.
Engage in Local Cuisines
There are quite a lot of dishes that the Canaries offer ranging from ropa vieja to beinmedabe. There are also plenty of place that you can enjoy these delicacies. A small boiled potato with its skin and served with a spicy red sauce is the most famous delicacy known as Papas con. There is also a banana type known as Platano which is a favorite for its sweet to taste.