Grand Canary


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Grand Canary:

see Canary IslandsCanary Islands,
Span. Islas Canarias, group of seven islands (2011 pop. 2,082,655), 2,875 sq mi (7,445 sq km), autonomous community of Spain, in the Atlantic Ocean off Western Sahara. They constitute two provinces of Spain. Santa Cruz de Tenerife (2011 pop.
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, Spain.

Grand Canary

an island in the Atlantic, in the Canary Islands: part of the Spanish province of Las Palmas. Capital: Las Palmas. Pop.: 771 333 (2002 est.). Area: 1533 sq. km (592 sq. miles)
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1964: Tourist Guide of Grand Canary. Las Palmas de Gran Canaria: Centro de Iniciativas y Turismo.
Vazquez Figueroa, Alberto 1966: Grand Canary Island.
Douglas, Mordey 1887: Grand Canary as a Health Resort for Consumptives and Others.
Melland, Brian 1897: Climatic Treatment in Grand Canary. London: John Heywood.
Cleasby 1890: Grand Canary, Its Climate and Springs.
Notes of a Travel in the Islands of Teneriffe and Grand Canary. Plymouth: Western Daily Mercury.
Richard and wife Jenny, 44, from Exeter, Devon, will spend their winnings on a family holiday to Grand Canary, driving lessons and perhaps a small car for daughter Laura - and an investment fund for Paul.
based in Dallas, Texas, and Domintel Concept, based in Tortosa, Spain, have agreed to license and provide more than 500 second-generation set-top boxes, then deploy full video-on-demand (VOD), for the Hotel Riu Waikiki in Grand Canary Island.
We could have gone to Grand Canary or Corfu - places not noted for dwelling on the doom-laden aspects of human history.

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