news from the island

Friday July 27, 2012posted in Events

Football & Volleyball Tournaments Hit The Beach

Arrecife and Puerto del Carmen play host to a brace of sand based sports spectacles over the coming week....

Thursday July 26, 2012posted in News

Arrivals Down 2.4% In First Half of 2012

Total tourist arrivals are down by just 2.4% for the year to date, despite ongoing economic problems in the island´s key markets....

Wednesday July 25, 2012posted in Events

World Press Photo 2012 in Arrecife

The 2012 World Press Photo Exhibition touches down in Arrecife next week, showcasing some of the most stunning images from the last year..

Tuesday July 24, 2012posted in News

Puerto del Carmen Flies Four Blue Flags

Which resort in Lanzarote has the most Blue Flag beaches? That title has gone once again to Puerto del Carmen.....

Friday July 20, 2012posted in News

Ryanair Cancel Services As Subsidies Are Withdrawn

Ryanair plan to withdraw 38 weekly flights to Lanzarote from Spain, Holland and Germany in response to the removal of flight subsidies and incentives....