news from the island

Tuesday August 23, 2016News

PEAK PERFORMANCE Timanfaya Breaks Visitor Record Number

Lanzarote’s emblematic and most popular tourist attraction, the Timanfaya National Park, clocked up its highest number of visitors this decade last year..

Tuesday August 23, 2016News

FLYING HIGH Foreign Tourist Arrivals Up 9% In July

The number of foreign tourists visiting Lanzarote rose again in July, as Lanzarote enjoyed its busiest month of the year to date....

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.....