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Canary Islands reopens for tourism even with virus surging in Spain

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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.

Madrid

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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