news from the island

Monday September 24, 2012posted in News

Family Feud on Flight To Lanzarote Forces Emergency Landing

A fueding family forced a Thomson flight to Lanzarote to make an emergencly landing at Porto airport last week....

Thursday September 20, 2012posted in Events

Broken Embraces Outdoor Screening in Costa Teguise

Head for Costa Teguise next Wednesday to enjoy a free outdoors screening of Broken Embraces, which was partly shot here on Lanzarote...

Tuesday September 18, 2012posted in Events

Tuna Tasting at Gastronomy Week

Gastronomy Week gets underway from this Friday the 21st September, focusing on the taste of Tuna fish....

Friday September 14, 2012posted in Events

Fiesta de Los Dolores 2012

One of Lanzarote’s largest annual events takes place this coming Sunday the 16th of September, as the Fiesta de Los Dolores is celebrated in Mancha Blanca.

Wednesday September 12, 2012posted in News

August Tourist Arrivals Up By 4%

The number of foreign tourists visiting Lanzarote rose by just over 4% last month, despite ongoing economic problems across the EU....