news from the island

Tuesday September 12, 2017News

LANGUAGE BARRIER Spanish Pilots Must Speak English

Spanish air traffic controllers and pilots using Lanzarote's airport will be forced to communicate in English only from October 12th onwards....

Tuesday September 12, 2017News

HOLD UP Carry On Charging At Ryanair

Ryanair, the largest volume carrier of tourists to Lanzarote, will now be charging passengers who carry on luggage for storage in overhead lockers....

Tuesday September 5, 2017News

OPEN DOORS Tourist Attraction Strike Suspended

The strike by workers at Lanzarote´s Centres of Art, Culture and Tourism has been suspended - and all of the island´s key visitor attractions are now open...

Friday September 1, 2017News

BAD TRIP Tour Ops Take Alt Route As Strike Bites

As the strike at Lanzarote´s main tourist attractions continues tour and excursion operators are now rolling out alternative route plans....

Wednesday August 30, 2017News

OFF CENTRE Closed Attraction Losses Hit €1.2m

As the strike at Lanzarote´s main tourist centres grinds on the damage to the island´s reputation mounts, whilst estimated losses now top €1.2m...