news from the island

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...

Wednesday August 30, 2017News

DEUTSCHE BOOM Lanzarote Leads Canary Islands

The number of German tourists visiting Lanzarote has grown by 11.2% - a figure that´s way ahead of all of the other Canary Islands.....

Wednesday August 30, 2017News

RED FLAG Bacteria Closes Beach At Playa Chica

The popular beach of Playa Chica has been declared off limits to tourists after the discovery of E.coli bacteria during routine sample testing on Monday....