Islas Canarias


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Is·las Ca·na·rias

 (ēs′läs kä-när′yäs)

Canar′y Is′lands


n.pl.
a group of mountainous islands in the Atlantic Ocean, near the NW coast of Africa, comprising two provinces of Spain. 1,614,882; 2894 sq. mi. (7495 sq. km). Spanish, Islas Canarias.
Ca•nar′i•an, adj., n.
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SOURCE Promotur Turismo Islas Canarias (Canary Islands Tourism Board)
The campaign invites people to star in a 'brilliant' story in their holidays and, for those who have already enjoyed the experience, to share it with a cinematographic approach through this platform and the Facebook page of Turismo de Islas Canarias.
HOTELS POSH Gran Melia Salinas, Avenida Islas Canarias, Costa Teguise A FIVE-star hotel located in Costa Teguise, 15 kilometres from the airport and just north of Lanzarote's capital, Arrecife.
Jesus Diaz confecciona el parnaso poetico de las islas Canarias y adjunta el respectivo catalogo.
POSH Gran Melia Salinas, Avenida Islas Canarias, Costa Teguise The Hotel Gran Melia Salinas is a fivestar hotel located in Costa Teguise, 15km from the airport and just north of Lanzarote's capital, Arrecife.
Dubai Overall leaders, BMW Oracle asserted their right at the top on the opening day of fleet racing in the RC 44 World Sailing Championships for the Islas Canarias Puerto Calero Cup in Lanzarote, Canary Isles.
1 September 2010 -- No less than thirteen teams will compete in the RC 44 World Championships Islas Canarias Puerto Calero Cup on October 11-16.
IRC Rally champions Kris Meeke and Paul Nagle fly to France to test with Peugeot Sport after ran flat of luck with a puncture in Gran Canaria which cost them possible victory in Rally Islas Canarias.
The name Islas Canarias is from the Latin "Insula Canaria", meaning Island of the Dogs, applied originally only to Gran Canaria.