news from the island

Friday April 10, 2009Features

Splashing About In The Puddle

The inland lagoon of El Charco, known locally as The Puddle, lies in the heart of Arrecife.

Monday March 16, 2009Features

Flower Power :: Lanzarote Spring Blooms

Arid Lanzarote comes alive each Springtime, as the slopes of many volcanoes become bedecked with brightly coloured blooms.

Saturday October 11, 2008Features

Projects by César Manrique

César Manrique had a hand in many projects on Lanzarote, including private commissions and renovations.

Wednesday June 11, 2008Features

Table Talk :: Casa Siam

On Lanzarote there is only one authentic eatery serving classic Thai dishes - Casa Siam.

Monday March 24, 2008Features

Checking In :: Tall Storey

The Gran Hotel is one of the most inescapable landmarks on Lanzarote.