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Las Palmas Map, Spain

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Las Palmas Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Las Palmas with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Las Palmas useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Las Palmas!

Las Palmas Travel Guide

The native sports of the region are Canarian fight and Canarian Latin sailing. You get to see vela Latina Canaria regattas heading to sea here practically every weekend. Besides enjoying its regional sports, you can spend your daytime visiting the Spanish Colonial Museum, visiting the various department stores of the island or just lazing around on its Las Canteras beach. read more

Las Palmas History

Las Palmas was undisturbed by mainlanders until 1478, when the Aragonese captain Juan Rejon conquered the Canary Islands at the request of the king of Spain. Las Palmas was founded at the exact place where the Spanish troops first set camp, under a grove of palm trees, hence the city’s name. The Canary Islands became a part of the Kingdom of Castille, and Las Palmas quickly developed into a prosperous port where... read more

Las Palmas Sightseeing

Though small, the Museo Nestor is a museum you will definitely visit repeatedly. This is because of the mesmerizing paintings of the famous Canarian artist, Nestor Frenandez de la Torre (1887-1938). His 500 paintings are all typical of his special style of painting; and with his architect brother having built the building; this museum is special and deserves a visit. read more

Las Palmas Nightlife

In addition to all this, Las Palmas also has something to offer if you feel that lady luck is knocking, which is a casino. The Gran Casino Las Palmas is part of the Hotel Santa Catalina. The casino has a blackjack table, two French roulette tables, a poker table and over fifty slot machines for you to try your luck in. read more

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