news from the island

Wednesday August 29, 2018posted in News

SUN DOWN July Hotel Occupancy Falls 5%

Lanzarote is attracting less tourists this summer, as hotel occupancy fell by over 5% during the course of July…

Wednesday August 29, 2018posted in News

PTICH BATTLE Government Quashes Arrieta ‘Rumours’

The island government has dismissed rumours that they plan to allow the construction of a large campsite by the beach at Arrieta….

Friday August 24, 2018posted in News

STRIKE TWO Hotel Industrial Action Spreads South

Workers at the Princesa Yaiza hotel in Playa Blanca plan to strike in protest at delayed salary payments…

Thursday August 23, 2018posted in News

CLEANED OUT Workers Strike At Costa Teguise Hotel

Tourists staying at the BeLive Lanzarote Experience Hotel in Costa Teguise will be welcomed by striking cleaners this morning..

Tuesday August 21, 2018posted in News

WINGING IT 700,000 More Seats To Canaries This Winter

Airlines across Europe have added an additional 700,000 seats to destinations such as Lanzarote and Tenerife this winter.....