The Definitive Guide to Barcelona’s “El Prat” Airport

The International Airport of Barcelona, also known as “El Prat,” is located around 13 km in the south-west of the city’s centre. It is the busiest airport in Barcelona due to the fact that it’s closest to the main touristic spots, and it has more than 30 million fliers every year. If you are currently in-between flights or know that you will be landing at the airport anytime soon, here is what you should know about the facilities of the airport. (more…)

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Diving in Gran Canaria

The island’s perfect climate and warm ocean water all year round creates great opportunities to practise water sports. If you are interested in seeing marine species from Europe, Africa, the Caribbean or shipwrecks, diving in Gran Canaria is a must for you. There is a possibility to see rays, turtles, barracuda and a lot of different tropical fishes or even a shark.

Both of snorkelling and scuba diving is available in Gran Canaria. There are many diving centres on the island, where you can rent all the necessary equipment or get the lessons from an instructor. If you want to go scuba diving in Gran Canaria, one of PADI, CUC, CMAS/FEDAS or SSI certificate is needed.

These are one of the best and most popular places for diving in Gran Canaria: (more…)

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