news from the island

Wednesday January 16, 2013News

Visitor Numbers Down by 10% at Lanzarote’s Main Attractions

The number of admissions at Lanzarote's main tourist attractions has dropped sharply over the last 12 months, sparking concerns that they may be starting to lose their sparkle...

Tuesday January 15, 2013News

Norwegian Disco Duo Pay Homage To Lanzarote

Norwegian music producers Todd Terje and Lindstrom pay homage to the island of Lanzarote and hope to boost 'Disco Tourism' with their latest release.....

Monday January 14, 2013News

Cold Snap Fails To Disrupt Flights From UK

Flights to Lanzarote from the UK are running normally today, despite snowfall overnight resulting in the brief closure of Leeds/Bradford airport earlier this morning....

Friday January 11, 2013News

Plans To Privatise Restaurant at MIAC Given Green Light

The Manrique designed restaurant in the basement of the Museum of International and Contemporary Art is to be privatised as local authorities move to stem rising losses....

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.....