news from the island

Thursday November 29, 2012posted in Events

Canarian Open Hang Gliding Takes Off This Sunday

The 16th Canarian Open Hang Gliding Competition gets underway this weekend, attracting top pilots from across Europe....

Tuesday November 27, 2012posted in News

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.

Monday November 26, 2012posted in Events

Sample The Food and Wine Fair in Teguise

Head for the former island capital of Teguise this weekend, as an event packed food and wine festival, Enogastronómico Saborea Lanzarote, takes over the quiet cobbled streets...

Friday November 23, 2012posted in News

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.

Thursday November 22, 2012posted in Events

Ephemeral Structures Exhibition at MIAC

A new exhibition opens at the Museum of International and Contemporary Art next Friday, showcasing the work of Ildefonso Aguilar...

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