news from the island

Wednesday January 9, 2013News

New Pirate Museum Exhibition Space Dedicated To Horatio Nelson

The Pirate Museum in Teguise is all set to expand with the creation of a new exhibition space dedicated to the English naval hero Horatio Nelson.....

Monday January 7, 2013News

Irish Tourist Drowns Off Coast of Puerto del Carmen

Irish tourist Ciaran Brown lost his life in dangerous conditions in the the waters off Playa Grande in Puerto del Carmen on Saturday...

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...

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