La Marea Shopping Center

La Marea Shopping Center Arguineguin Gran Canaria

La Marea Shopping Center is an indoor shopping mall in the fishing village of Arguineguin. There are new shops and services due to open soon but at the moment, the main reason people visit is for the Hiperdino Supermarket. When it first opened in September 2008, it had many shops such as Burbujita, Encuentro, Pull … Read more

Arguineguin Walk November 04 2022

Arguineguin secret beach tunnel

Friday Morning Walk Daylight savings has given us some early morning energy. We decided to get the blood pumping on a walk into the barranco at Avenida Mencey and through the secret tunnel which you can see in the video below. This may look like any ordinary rugged barranco or ravine with parked cars but … Read more

Shopping Hogar

Shopping Hogar Arguineguin Gran Canaria

Shopping Hogar is a home decor and discount store in La Marea Shopping Center Arguineguin. It has nearly everything you would need for the home from kitchen items to soft furnishings, garden decorations and more. It also has a clothing section with beach clothes, sportswear and shoes. This shop is great for anyone taking long … Read more

Arguineguin Walk October 16 2022

Costa Alegre Beach Arguineguin October 2022

Sunday Afternoon Walk Yesterday we enjoyed a relaxing Sunday afternoon walk starting at Costa Alegre beach lookout point. People were having a swim in the 1pm sunshine and chilling out on the sunbeds. Others took a nice lunchtime walk along the promenade that connects with Las Marañuelas beach. It was also great for a swim … Read more

Arguineguin Walk October 07 2022

Dorado Beach Arguineguin Palm View Palm Trees

08:20am Walk It’s been a little while since our last Arguineguin walk post. Our priority has been fixing the website and moving it over from the old domain, then making it more user friendly for you plus working on new articles and Arguineguin info. Step by step things are taking shape. Speaking of steps, we … Read more

Costa Alegre Beach

Costa Alegre Beach Arguineguin Gran Canaria

The beautiful Costa Alegre beach in Arguineguin has a natural pool and is great for a family beach day in Gran Canaria. This area has been always been known as Costa Alegre by islanders, but some tourists call it La Lajilla beach like the apartments or even Dorado Beach after the nearby hotel. In 2020 … Read more

Promenade Renovation

Promenade Renovation Arguineguin

The promenade renovation was finally complete as of 26th May 2018. This pathway runs alongside the GC500 from Arguineguin to Patalavaca and it looks so much better. The floor has been completely redone including the underneath support structure as have the safety railings and walls. The new and improved paseo marítimo has solar powered lights … Read more


Arguineguin Church

There are several churches and places of worship in Arguineguin depending on your faith. The Catholic church Iglesia de la Nuestra Señora de Arguineguin underwent a much needed refurbishment in 2012, including the main square (Plaza Perez Galdos) in front of the church. Plaza Perez Galdos which has a children’s play park and benches is … Read more

Happy Shopping

Happy Shopping Arguineguin Gran Canaria

If you like shopping in Gran Canaria or in general, then you will love Happy Shopping in Arguineguin. Happy Shopping is a discount store that sells almost everything that you could need from clothing to DIY and paint supplies. Sunglasses are cheaply priced the front of the shop is dedicated to shoes and clothing. Handy … Read more

Arguineguin Walk July 15 2022

Costa Alegre Beach Arguineguin Walk July 15 2022

15:00pm walk We’re getting ready for a busy afternoon and evening here in Arguineguin as the Fiesta del Carmen celebrations continue. This afternoon is the Bajada de la Rama which is a huge water fight and parade around the village. We wanted to get outside before it got so busy for a nice walk. Today … Read more