220 Thomas Cook passengers were left stranded on Lanzarote by the holiday company for two days last week.
The beaches of Costa Teguise were temporarily closed to bathers over the weekend, as a large mass of jellyfish was found along the coastline of the resort.
Speculation is mounting in the Spanish media that the eruptions taking place off the coast of El Hierro could eventually lead to the creation of a new Canary island. With over 500 possible names already suggested should this prove to be the case.
The flight operator Air Berlin has just confirmed that it intends to increase its connections to Lanzarote for the winter season of 2011-2012, with more flights from Hamburg and the introduction of a new route to the island from Stuttgart.
This Friday, 28th October, there will be a special evening of Zarzuela at Puerto Calero, courtesy of the Atlantic Symphonic Orchestra.