news from the island

Wednesday August 1, 2012posted in Events

Fiesta Of Nuestra Señora del Carmen

Puerto del Carmen will be buzzing from tomorrow as the annual fiesta of Nuestra Señora del Carmen gets underway....

Monday July 30, 2012posted in Events

Manrique’s Art Car Parks Up in London

Grab a glimpse of César Manrique´s customised BMW Art Car in London this week as part of the 2012 celebrations....

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..