news from the island

Thursday March 14, 2013posted in News

Lanzarote Seeks to Recover German Tourist Market

The island's tourist board looks to bolster visitor numbers from Germany at the recent International Travel Fair in Berlin.

Tuesday March 12, 2013posted in News

Temporary Victory Against Oil Prospecting

The Supreme Court has called a temporary halt to any further exploratory searches for oil in Canarian waters.

Thursday March 7, 2013posted in News

New Museum of Archaeology Proposed

A new Museum of Archaeology for Arrecife may face indefinite delays due to funding difficulties.

Wednesday March 6, 2013posted in News

Lanzarote Stars in Pull and Bear Photoshoot

Lanzarote's dramatic landscapes star in the latest photoshoot to be staged on Lanzarote as Pull and Bear gear up to launch their Spring Summer 2013 collection...

Monday March 4, 2013posted in News

High Winds and Rain Lash Lanzarote

The emergency services have their hands full on Lanzarote today as high winds and rain have lashed the Canaries over the last 24hrs.