news from the island

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.

Monday February 25, 2013posted in News

Rare Whale Species Spotted Off Lanzarote

A rare aquatic species - the True beaked whale - has been spotted just 10 kilometres off the coast of Lanzarote...

Friday February 22, 2013posted in Events

Just Say Cheese in Playa Blanca

If you like cheese you'll love these tastings taking place in restaurants across the island this week, all culminating in a full blown cheese fair in Playa Blanca next weekend.

Wednesday February 20, 2013posted in Events

Flamenco star Miguel Poveda in Concert CANCELLED

The Miguel Poveda concert in Arrecife this Friday has been cancelled due to the Iberia airlines strike.

Monday February 18, 2013posted in Events

'Trendy and Wine' Tasting in Costa Teguise

The Gran Melia Salinas Hotel plays host to a Moulin Rouge themed 'Trendy and Wine' event this coming Saturday.....