news from the island

Monday November 2, 2015News

ROMAN HOLIDAY Vueling Adds New Service From Italy’s Capital

Lanzarote welcomed its first direct flight from Rome on Saturday, as low cost Spanish carrier Vueling operated its inaugural service from the Italian capital to the island...

Thursday October 29, 2015News

ALRIGHT GEYSER Tubing At Timanfaya Tuned Up

The iconic geysers at the Timanfaya National Park will soon be firing on all cylinders again after a €65,000 restoration project....

Thursday October 29, 2015News

EASY MONEY Lanzarote Mortgage Approvals Soar By 92%

The number of mortgages approved by local banks has risen by a whopping 92% during the first eight months of 2015....

Wednesday October 28, 2015News

GOOD CALL Adios To EU Mobile Roaming Charges

Rip off mobile phone roaming charges that are costing British tourists over half a billion pounds a year are to be abolished....

Tuesday October 27, 2015News

LIFT OFF Tourist Arrivals Up Again in September

The island welcomed over 200,00 tourists last month, leaving arrivals up by 3.45% for the year to date......