news from the island

Thursday December 8, 2011News

Oil Prospecting off Lanzarote Moves A Step Closer

Prospecting for oil in the waters surrounding Lanzarote came a step closer to reality yesterday.

Wednesday December 7, 2011News

British Tourist Spending To Remain Stable in 2012

Despite the current economic climate and uncertainty British tourists are not planning to cut spending on, or relinquish, their holidays abroad in 2012.

Thursday December 1, 2011News

Lanzarote Plugs In To Electric Future

Lanzarote looks set to become a testing ground for widespread use of the electric car, following a full analysis of the island's suitability by an expert from the Technological Institute of Car Safety (FITSA).

Monday November 28, 2011News

Lanzarote Hotels Scoop TUI Nordic Awards

The tour operator TUI Nordic has awarded several Lanzarote hotels with gold and silver awards following high levels of customer satisfaction recorded by visitors from Scandinavia.

Thursday November 24, 2011News

Hotel Explosion Injures 10 in Gran Canaria

A gas explosion in a hotel in Gran Canaria has resulted in severe injuries to at least ten people, including a Norwegian tourist.

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