• 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7

Share this

Submit to DeliciousSubmit to DiggSubmit to FacebookSubmit to Google PlusSubmit to StumbleuponSubmit to TechnoratiSubmit to TwitterSubmit to LinkedIn

Sir Francis Drake, along with his cousin and fellow privateer (legal pirate) John Hawkins, attacked Las Palmas de Gran Canaria in 1595 but failed to breach the city's makeshift defences. 

Published in History
Submit to DeliciousSubmit to DiggSubmit to FacebookSubmit to Google PlusSubmit to StumbleuponSubmit to TechnoratiSubmit to TwitterSubmit to LinkedIn

Most read this week

Follow us on Facebook

Live Weather

Clear

28°C

Maspalomas

Clear

Humidity: 41%

Wind: 22.53 km/h

  • 24 Jun 2017

    Mostly Sunny 27°C 24°C

  • 25 Jun 2017

    Partly Cloudy 26°C 23°C

Tip of the day

  • Tip Of The Day: Miracle Cures At Teror Church
    Tip Of The Day: Miracle Cures At Teror Church

    Got a headache in Gran Canaria, or perhaps  sore foot. Hre's how to cure it instantly.

    Start from: Get directions Show Street View
    Read more...

Who's Online

We have 468 guests and no members online

Login / Register

Take this website to the max, login or create an account now! By clicking on any Social Media platform logo, you can login with just one click.