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Top Resorts for Gran Canaria Holidays

Thanks to year-round sunshine, Gran Canaria is a great holiday destination no matter which time of year you plan to visit.  With beautiful sand dunes in the South, stunning mountainous scenery in the centre of the island and pine forests in the North, it offers amazing landscapes, all of which can be explored on foot, by bike or even by Jeep, should you enjoy keeping active while on holiday. As you'd imagine, the resorts here are as varied as the island itself.MaspalomasWith the famous sand dunes right near the town which is a peaceful haven, plus the lively Playa del Ingles just a short journey away, Maspalomas offers the best of both worlds. Beautiful beaches, plenty of restaurants and some of the island’s most luxurious hotels are found here. It also has a small animal park and is near Aqualand waterpark too.Playa del InglesRenowned as being the nightlife capital of Gran Canaria, this is a resort that has been built solely for the pleasure of the tourists that visit it. It has …