news from the island

Friday November 18, 2011posted in Events

Ultimate Beach Frisbee in Puerto del Carmen

The Ultimate Beach Frisbee Tournament returns to Playa Grande in Puerto del Carmen this weekend for its ninth edition.

Thursday November 17, 2011posted in News

New Era for La Era

The restaurant La Era, which was designed by César Manrique, has re-opened its doors to the public and is serving traditional Canarian dishes once more.

Wednesday November 16, 2011posted in News

Tourist Centre Admissions Rise By 6.4% in October

The number of people visiting the island's six main Centres of Art, Culture and Tourism rose again last month by 6.4%.

Tuesday November 15, 2011posted in News

Spain To Rebrand Tourist Offering

The popularity of brands and places ebbs and flows. And Spain's tourist chiefs fear that their country is increasingly becoming viewed as an uncool destination by younger British travellers.

Monday November 14, 2011posted in News

Drilling for Oil May Start Next Year

Exploratory searches for petrol off the coast of Morocco and only 50 kilometres from Lanzarote and Fuerteventura are likely to begin in the near future.

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