news from the island

Friday October 28, 2011News

Creation of a New Canary Island?

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.

Thursday October 27, 2011News

Air Berlin Increase Flights to Lanzarote

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.

Tuesday October 25, 2011News

New Species Found at the Jameos del Agua

Recent scientific studies have led to the discovery of a new species in the Atlantida tunnel at the Jameos del Agua, according to a press conference held last week by biologist Alejandro Martinez.

Monday October 24, 2011News

Tourist Centre Admissions Up 4.62 % in September

The number of tourists visiting Lanzarote's main attractions rose again last month.

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.