news from the island

Thursday January 27, 2011News

Local Wine Sales Rise by 30% in 2010

Sales of Lanzarote wines rose by 31.5% during 2010.

Wednesday January 26, 2011News

Weather and Strikes Hit December Arrivals

The number of foreign tourists visiting Lanzarote fell by 9.76 % in December.

Wednesday January 26, 2011News

Island Wide Clean Up Under Way

The heavy rainfall which inundated Lanzarote has left island emergency services with a big clean up job.

Tuesday January 25, 2011News

New Cruise and Flight Services For Lanzarote

Tour operator TUI has announced the creation of 20 new cruise services docking at Lanzarote from summer 2012.

Friday January 21, 2011News

Controversial Project Gets Go Ahead on Fuerteventura

A controversial project to excavate a huge cubic cave on Fuerteventura has been given the green light.