Local Culture

Fruits in the farmers market Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

El Mercado de Vegueta

I’ll never forget the first time I smelled fruits and vegetables grown straight from the Canaries. I couldn’t imagine where such a delicious smell would be coming from. It turned out I was smelling ordinary tomatoes. But not the ones I usually bought in supermarkets in my home country. Not those tomatoes imported from the Netherlands or mainland Spain, deep frozen for weeks … Read More