news from the island

Friday October 26, 2012posted in Events

On Your Marks For The Music Marathon

Puerto del Carmen plays host to Lanzarote's 4th annual Music Marathon this weekend, with close to 500 entrants hitting the streets....

Wednesday October 24, 2012posted in News

Fred Olsen Ferries Threaten Closure of Canaries Routes

Fred Olsen Ferries are threatening to close non profitable inter island routes as subsidised fares for residents rack up debts of over €17 million...

Monday October 22, 2012posted in Events

Surf's Up For the La Santa Pro Event in Famara

144 of the top surfers on the planet converge on Lanzarote's North West Coast this week to batlle it out for a prize purse of over $150,000...

Friday October 19, 2012posted in Events

Kike Perdomo at the Island Theatre in Arrecife

Catch the funky jazz sounds of Kike Perdomo and his quintet this Saturday night at the Island Theatre in Arrecife....

Thursday October 18, 2012posted in News

Ryanair Eye Up Inter Island Routes

Ryanair has signalled an interest in filling the shoes of recently closed Islas Airways and operating flights between the Canary Islands...