news from the island

Thursday December 13, 2012News

Foreign Tourist Arrivals Rise By 3.59% in November

Foreign tourist arrivals grew by 3.59% last month versus November 2011 figures, according to the latest data just released by ISTAC.....

Wednesday December 12, 2012News

Anti Oil Protest Takes To The Seas

The Clean Ocean Project orgnisation plan take their protest against oil prospecting in Canarian waters to the high seas next week.....

Tuesday December 11, 2012News

Plans To Commercialise Papagyao Create Political Row

A political row is brewing in the south of the island as the local council plans to press ahead with the siting of sun loungers and umbrellas on one of Lanzarote's most unspoilt beaches...

Tuesday November 27, 2012News

Floods Hit Lanzarote

The heavy rainfall yesterday has left parts of Arrecife, Lanzarote’s capital, inaccessible and as many as forty families had to be evacuated from their homes.

Friday November 23, 2012News

Lanzarote Tourist Arrivals Fall by 6.6% in October

Tourist arrivals on Lanzarote fell by 6.6% last month, largely as a result of a sharp decline in passenger numbers from the Spanish mainland.

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