Canary Islands in detail


  • Greetings Spaniards almost always greet friends and strangers alike with a kiss on each cheek, although two males only do this if they’re close friends.
  • Church visits It is considered rather disrespectful to visit churches for the purposes of tourism during Mass and other worship services.
  • Punctuality As with mainland Spain, timeliness is not held in such high regard as it may be in other European nations, so try to go with the flow.