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Canary Islands reopens for tourism even with virus surging in Spain

Tourists leaving Tenerife Sur international airport upon their arrival on the island of Tenerife, Canary Islands. Britain's lifting of health restrictions is a rare ray of sunshine in a bleak year for Spain.


JORGE Marichal, a Spanish hotelier, is breathing a sigh of relief after the UK and Germany opened up travel corridors to the Canary Islands, throwing a lifeline to a sun-soaked archipelago heavily reliant on winter tourism.

"The news is very positive, but we have to take...

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