news from the island

Friday February 15, 2013posted in News

Foreign Tourist Arrivals Fall By 2.89% in January

Foreign tourist arrivals fell by nearly 3% last month, thanks largely to a sizeable drop in German visitor numbers in January.....

Tuesday February 12, 2013posted in Events

Coca Cola/DA2 Exhibition Opens at MIAC Next Week

Head to the Museum of Intertnational and Contemporary Art in Arrecife to catch the cutting edge work of 27 young European artists....

Monday February 11, 2013posted in News

Access To El Golfo Restricted

Access to the popular tourist attraction of the Green Lagoon at El Golfo is currently being restricted as a result of falling rock debris....

Friday February 8, 2013posted in Events

It´s Carnival Time on Lanzarote

It's Carnival time on Lanzarote. With all of the action kicking off in Arrecife this weekend, before rolling out to the rest of the island.....

Wednesday February 6, 2013posted in News

Jameos Del Agua Renovations Grind To Halt

Eleven years have now elapsed since work began on the renovation of the auditorium at the Jameos del Agua, with no end yet in sight...