Las Palmas de Gran Canaria in detail


The long-time traditional shoppers’ street is grand Calle Mayor de Triana. Other recommended shopping strips include Calle Cano, Calle Viera y Clavijo and the surrounding streets, all in the southern part of the city.

Las Palmas’ super-chic shoppers’ hang-out is Avenida Mesa y López, where you can find two branches of the mammoth department store El Corte Inglés.

Practical Tip: Follow the Shopping Baskets

For the freshest and cheapest produce, including everything you might need for a picnic, check out the covered markets: the best are located between Calles Barcelona and Néstor de la Torre, and the large and excellent Mercado de Vegueta on the corner of Calles Mendizábal and Juan de Quesada in Vegueta.