news from the island

Thursday May 17, 2018News

HOME RULE New Rental Regs On Horizon

An announcement about new holiday letting laws in the Canary Islands is expected to be made this coming Monday, May 21st....

Wednesday May 16, 2018News

HOUSE WORK Facelift For Modernist Famara Facade

The Casa de Luis Ramirez, Lanzarote's sole example of modernist architecture from the early 20th Century, is set to enjoy a facelift…

Friday May 11, 2018News


Proposals are on the table for the creation of a new six million euro subterranean gallery space at MIAC..

Wednesday May 9, 2018News

SAND STORM Artificial Beach Projects Flout EU Laws?

Projects to create two new artificial beaches in Costa Teguise risk falling foul of European Union laws governing the exploitation of Saharan resources...

Wednesday May 9, 2018News

FLIGHT NUMBER Arrivals Soar By 10% In March

The number of tourists visiting Lanzarote rose by nearly 10% in March, helped in part by the timing of the Easter break....