Cancel Winter in Gran Canaria The Canary Islands are well known as one of the best winter sun options in Europe being that they fall on the same line of latitude as Southern Morocco, hovering around the Tropic of Cancer – which is exceptionally temperate year-round. But believe it or not, I (a Brit) had never ventured to the Canaries before – not even to escape the torrid British winter. This in itself seemed curious as I spend at least…