news from the island

Thursday December 15, 2016News

FOBBED OFF Local Landmark Takes Extended Break

Fobos, the famous César Manrique wind toy in Tahiche, has been removed for extensive restoration...

Tuesday December 13, 2016News

AIR LIFT November Tourist Arrivals Up By 9.5%

The number of foreign tourists booking a break in Lanzarote rose yet again last month.....

Thursday December 8, 2016News

CARD GAME Monarch Scraps Credit Card Fees

Low cost carrier Monarch airlines has scrapped credit card booking fees, in a move that is expected to save the average family of four up to £60 pounds on their flights to Lanzarote...

Thursday December 8, 2016News

DEPTH CHARGE Under Water Wine Makes Waves

A new red wine, Vino Tinto Submarino, produced by local bodega La Grieta is set make waves in the world of viniculture.....

Wednesday December 7, 2016News

ON THE BUSES Moovit App Aids Tourist Mobility

Tourists exploring Lanzarote on public bus services can now access real time information about these local services via the mobile app Moovit.....