news from the island

Friday January 29, 2016posted in News

BAD CALL British Tourist’s Three Grand Holiday Phone Bill

British tourist Patricia Cardwell mistakenly racked up a three grand phone bill during her stay on Lanzarote and now faces bankruptcy as a result...

Tuesday January 26, 2016posted in News

MAIN ATTRACTIONS Tourist Centre Admissions Rise 6% in 2015

Lanzarote’s main tourist attractions were visited over 2.7 million times during the course of 2015, their second best year ever for admissions....

Monday January 25, 2016posted in Events

REEL LIFE Celluloid Landscape Exhibition Opens in Arrecife

The curtain rises on a new exhibition at the Casa Amarilla in Arrecife this week, which focuses on Lanzarote’s starring role in forty nine major film productions over the last fifty years...

Thursday January 21, 2016posted in Features

GRAND DESIGN Living Large In La Geria

Lanzarote born architect Néstor Pérez Batista has recently unveiled his latest work on the island in the wine growing region of La Geria....

Wednesday January 20, 2016posted in Events

TOP BRASS Gran Canaria Philharmonic Orchestra Live

The acclaimed musicians of the Gran Canaria Philharmonic Orchestra will be taking the stage at the Jameos del Agua this coming Saturday, January 23rd....