news from the island

Friday April 15, 2016News

HIGH FLIERS Tourism Up 9% In February

Tourism on Lanzarote - and in the Canaries in general - continues to boom, according to the latest data just released by AENA.

Wednesday April 13, 2016News

HEARTBREAK HOTEL Partial Demolition For Princesa Yaiza?

The owners of the Princesa Yaiza Hotel in Playa Blanca have been given two months to comply with local building regulations by the Canarian High Court...

Wednesday April 13, 2016News

STREET FASHION Lanzarote Hits The Catwalk in Milan

Milan's iconic public tram system has been dressed in some stunning images of Lanzarote as part of an innovative new marketing campaign.....

Thursday April 7, 2016News

WAKEY WAKEY Spain Says Adios To The Siesta?

One of Spain´s longest standing and best known cultural practices, the siesta, is under threat. As the country´s current Prime Minister plans a switch to a 9am to 5pm working day....

Tuesday April 5, 2016News

SUB STANDARD Local Dive School in Deep Water

A dive school in Puerto del Carmen that has been operating without the correct accreditation for years is now in deep water with local authorities.......

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