news from the island

Thursday October 20, 2011News

British and German Arrivals Continue To Rise

The number of tourists visiting the island from Lanzarote's key foreign markets of the UK and Germany continued to rise during September. According to the latest figures just released by the Council for Tourism.

Wednesday October 19, 2011News

Arrecife Airport To Trial Electric Vehicles

Lanzarote's Arrecife airport is one of four hubs in Spain to have been selected by AENA to trial an innovative new means of powering their on site transportation.

Thursday October 13, 2011News

September Tourist Arrivals Up By 17.5%

The number of foreign tourists arriving on flights to Lanzarote from across Europe rose by 17.5% last month.

Wednesday October 12, 2011News

September Hotel Occupancy Soars By 15%

Lanzarote hotels and apartment complexes enjoyed their highest September occupancy levels since 2003 last month, according to data just released by hoteliers association ASOLAN.

Tuesday October 11, 2011News

Couple Sue First Choice Over Stomach Bug

Scottish couple Roddy and Julie Scotland are planning to sue travel company First Choice for £35,000 compensation after their children Emily and Charlie contracted the serious stomach bug cryptosporidiosis.

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