If you would like to purchase a property at Isla Canela it is easier than you think. Did you know it is possible for people over 60 to obtain a mortgage here is Spain. Although there are concerns over Brexit, figures show that the numbers of Britons buying here in Spain increased by 12 per cent between 2017 and 2018, according to the Spanish Land Register Clients who are still working but are near retirement age will usually have to prove they have a suitable pension in place even if they intend to carry on working. For those already in receiving a pension, the bankRead More →

The Isla Magica theme park is a great day out from Isla Canela. The park recreates the golden age of Seville during the 16th century, when the city was the gateway to Europe for goods from America, Africa and Asia. There are shows for all the family including adrenaline fuelled rides also themed areas that bring fantasy to life. The price also includes admission to Agua Magica. There are seven themed areas and 32 rides plenty to keep you occupied on what promises to be an action packed day in Spain’s hottest city. As its name implies, Isla Mgica is a place where reality andRead More →

This is another great place to visit from Isla Canela. The wet and wild world of Aquopolis is packed with attractions of all shapes and sizes, from white knuckle rides to gentle slides. You will be able to try exciting rides such as the Huracan, the Black Hole or the Zigzag, and other more relaxing attractions, including a variety of whirlpools such as the Blue Lagoon and the rapids. There are more than a dozen water slides, including the daredevil magnet that is the Tornado all set in beautifully landscaped surroundings. This is a park where you can go from thrilling rides to the peacefulRead More →

Explore the back roads of La Donana National Park, Huelva, Isla Canela in a safari jeep or take a minibus tour where you can witness amazing spectacles and encounter intricate ecosystems only found in this area in southwestern Spain. The 4 hour morning or afternoon tour covers the northern part of this park and includes visits to two areas where you will observe wildlife, flowers and plant species native only to La Donana. Trek around two different areas in the National Park. Get closer to nature as you set your eyes on a wide array of wild animals and lush green vegetation. Two options existRead More →

The Algarve nudges right up against Spain’s western border so it’d be a shame not to visit the neighbouring country of Portugal during your holiday at Isla Canela. In this full day tour to this region steeped in history and natural treasures, you’ll find long beaches, natural bays and dramatic cliffs. You can visit traditional fishing villages and upmarket resorts. After being picked up from your resort the coach crosses the International Bridge into Portugal, heading for the purpose built luxury tourist resort and marina of Vilamouro, built from scratch in 1974. Admire the sleek yachts in the harbour and the luxurious waterfront holiday homes.Read More →

Visit the city of Huelva leaving from Isla Canela Huelva is the capital of the province, with a population of 150,000 inhabitants. There is a panoramic tour in the coach to see the most interesting monuments such as the Cathedral, the University, the British Quarter, Queen Victoria, Casa Colon, etc. Finally There will be a stop in the historical city centre to have a free time to walk around, see the City Hall and the Columbus Monument in the Nuns Square, and enjoy the shopping area cafes, bars and restaurants in the pedestrian streets.Read More →

This trip starts from the Dune Park Matalascanas, Isla Canela from there we move through the park that consists of pine forests and scrub typical Donana up to the first fossil dunes Asperillo. We continue climbing up the dunes to reach one of the highest points in Donana, about 100 meters above sea level. The sands are stabilized in this section by a peculiar vegetation adapted to these conditions, such as juniper, juniper, camarinas, gorse, etc. Once in the dunes we move seaward to the edge of the cliffs of sandstone colors where you can enjoy a spectacular view of the Atlantic Ocean and theRead More →

Visit the lively gypsy market in Quarteira from Isla Canela where you can bargain for traditional goods such as pottery, clothing, and fresh seafood. Get great tips from your  guide as you walk through the colorful stalls and take in the beauty of this lively fishermen’s village. The bustling town of Quarteira is renowned for its gypsy market, held every Wednesday, where you can find a wide selection of goods, ranging from footwear to pottery and fresh seafood. Try your bargaining skills while exploring the market and bring home a souvenir. Quarteira’s history dates back to Roman times and  it has become one of theRead More →

Mortgage applications are on the rise in Spain, one reason for this could be the considerable drop in mortgage costs in the last few months. Not only do you now save on the AJD tax, some banks have reduced their bank opening fees and are also paying the client’s notary and valuation fees. Interest rates have only increased slightly, so borrowing in Spain is now considerably cheaper than it was a few months ago. When searching for a mortgage you should be aware that local banks aren’t necessarily going to offer the most suitable or competitive deals, whereas a reputable broker will have an eyeRead More →

Visit the city of Huelva, Isla Canela which is the capital of the province, with a population of 150,000 inhabitants. First we will do  a panoramic tour in the coach to see the most interesting monuments such as the Cathedral, the University, the British Quarter, Queen Victoria, Casa Colon, etc. Finally there will be a stop in the historical city centre to have a free time to walk around, see the city hall and the Columbus Monument in the Nuns Square, and enjoy the shopping area in the pedestrian streets. There are many restaurants to enjoy a spot of lunch. The trip takes around fiveRead More →