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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

Snack Bar Yong

Snack Bar Yong Arguineguin

Snack Bar Yong is right in the heart of Arguineguin. If you enjoy people watching, then you will like the street style seating as you enjoy drinks or tasty food. You can get a variety of different foods at Snack Bar Yong including really great coffee and English breakfasts or even sardines if you fancy. … Read more

Restaurante Pizzeria Ciao

Restaurante Pizzaria Ciao Arguineguin Gran Canaria

If you are looking for the perfect sea view al fresco in Arguineguin then head to Restaurante Pizzeria Ciao. You can find it in Centro Recreativo Puesta de Sol, on the promenade next door to the Norwegian Church Sjømannskirken. Ciao has recently undergone a refurbishment and their outdoor seating is the perfect place to watch … Read more

Den Danske Bager Arguineguin

Den Danske Bager Arguineguin Gran Canaria

Den Danske Bager Arguineguin, is a sweet little Danish bakery or Boutique del Pan located in the Ancora Shopping Center. You will find it near the entrance closest to the back of the car park and straight up. Whenever I go there I am totally spoiled for choice. The apple strudels are massive and great … Read more

Ancora Shopping Center

Ancora Shopping Center Arguineguin Gran Canaria

Where is Ancora Shopping Center? The Ancora Shopping Center in Arguineguin is home to several very popular bars and restaurants with live music which are very popular after market day on Tuesdays. It’s located on the main road of Avenida Francisco Navarro Navarro and can be seen from the entrance to Arguineguin from Puerto Rico. … Read more

La Lajilla Beach Renovation Renamed Costa Alegre Beach

Playa la Lajilla before renovation

The natural pool La Lajilla Beach later officially renamed Costa Alegre beach was closed from 16th August 2017 until 28th March 2018 due to a major beach renovation. This first phase of works included improvements to the barranco which would flow through the middle of beach when there was heavy rain. Here’s how the beach … Read more

Arguineguin Tuna and Seafood Fair 2022

Arguineguin Tuna and Seafood Fair 2022

Discover the excellent quality of the local seafood at the Arguineguin Tuna and Seafood Fair this bank holiday weekend. The event takes places on Sunday 29th and Monday 30th May 2022 (Día de Canarias) the day of The Canary Islands. Head to the church square of Plaza Perez Galdos for show cooking, demonstrations, food stands, … Read more

Arguineguin Walk January 25 2022

Calle Princesa Guayarmina

07:36am Winter mornings in Gran Canaria can be a little chilly with about 16C but if you get out early just before sunrise, you can be rewarded with beautiful candy skies. This morning we took a walk along Calle Princesa Guayarmina and enjoyed a breathtaking vista as the sun began to rise behind the mountains. … Read more

Arguineguin Walk December 9 2021

Las Marañuelas Beach December 2021

12:24pm Beach Walk Today we began our walk at Las Marañuelas beach. Despite the weather forecast of rain we have beautiful blue skies and it’s perfect beach weather. Many people were walking along the beach road, having coffee at the nearby Las Marañuelas Cafe and others were down on the sand enjoying some early winter … Read more

Arguineguin Walk December 6 2021

Costa Alegre Beach December Arguineguin

12:33pm Early Lunchtime Walk Today we started off at the Ancora Shopping Center and made a nice slow walk down towards Costa Alegre beach. The sky is so dramatic today, a sign of a change in weather. It’s lovely and warm, perfect for reading a good book on a sunbed. As we walked along the … Read more