news from the island

Monday August 22, 2016News

ROYAL RETREAT Palacio Ico Becomes Rural Hotel

The Casa Palacio Ico in Teguise, one of the most impressive and historic edifices on the island, is to enjoy a new life as a rural hotel......

Friday August 19, 2016News

FLIPPING OUT Tourists Come To Aid Of Pilot Whales

Scores of tourists came to the aid of a school of pilot whales yesterday as they attempted to beach themselves just off the coast of Playa Blanca...

Thursday August 18, 2016News

HOUSE MUSIC Justin Bieber Buys Luxury Pad On Lanzarote

Fans of the Canadian pop star Justin Bieber ould soon be flocking to Lanzarote in the hope of catching a glimpse of the 22 year old singing star.....

Tuesday August 16, 2016News

WRONG TURN Lanzarote Road Accidents Up By 29%

Road accidents and fatalities on Lanzarote are on the rise, according to the latest data just released by the local island government....

Tuesday August 16, 2016News

LEFT LUGGAGE Baggage Handlers Threaten Strike Action

Swissport baggage handlers are threatening to take strike action from next Monday the 22nd of August at Arrecife airport.....