del Inglés (Spanish for "Englishman's Beach") is
the main gay area of Gran Canaria. Playa del Inglés is part of the
municipality of San Bartolomé de Tirajana. It has a nice long beach
made of tall sand dunes that come from the Sahara desert, and is connected
with other beach towns including San Agustín and Maspalomas in the
touristic centre of the island. The gay area is in the Yumbo Commercial
Center in the town of Playa del Inglés at the southernmost point
of Gran Canaria.