Our Host Town: Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
The Island of Gran Canaria is internationally renowned as major tourist destination because of the quality of life that both residents and visitors can enjoy.
Its excellent climate, magnificent scenery and wide range of leisure-time options, moderate cost of living and great variety of services available make it an ideal place to live and work.
It also offers many advantages for doing business and developing professional careers. In particular, there are excellent tax incentives for the audiovisual sector.
The city of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, with a population of over 380,000, provides an excellent urban environment in which to live, work and enjoy oneself. Its cosmopolitan atmosphere, digital connectivity and wide range of shopping and recreational areas, together with its urban beaches, have attracted professionals from all over the world.
The excellent climate of Gran Canaria allows its population to enjoy numerous daytime and night-time leisure activities. Throughout the year, people can attend festivals and musical, recreational, sporting and theatre events, many of which are internationally famed. Gastronomy is another of the outstanding leisure-time attractions of the island, with a vast number of restaurants serving typical regional food and international cuisine.
In Gran Canaria sport is widely practised: for exercise lovers and healthy lifestyles there are opportunities for all types of sports, whether in the city, the mountains or of a nautical nature.
In short, Gran Canaria is a place where you will find it worthwhile staying; a destination where professional and personal opportunities go hand in hand; a place where being connected and the pleasure of disconnecting coexist.