news from the island

Wednesday March 14, 2012posted in News

Jellyfish Force Beach Closures

Jellyfish swarms have forced the closure of two beaches at Papagayo, in the south of the island...

Monday March 12, 2012posted in Features

Checking In :: Finca de la Florida

The Finca de La Florida offers a rural retreat away from the main resorts at reasonable rates..

Friday March 9, 2012posted in Events

Malpais 2012 Festival

The Malpais Festival hits the streets of Arrecife tomorrow with an eclectic mix of entertainment..

Wednesday March 7, 2012posted in Features

Table Talk :: El Marinero

There´s a new wave of cooking that´s well worth catching at El Marinero in Arrieta....

Monday March 5, 2012posted in News

Opposition To Oil Prospecting Grows

Opposition is mounting against Repsol's plans to prospect for oil off the coast of Lanzarote....