news from the island

Thursday December 1, 2011posted in News

Lanzarote Plugs In To Electric Future

Lanzarote looks set to become a testing ground for widespread use of the electric car, following a full analysis of the island's suitability by an expert from the Technological Institute of Car Safety (FITSA).

Tuesday November 29, 2011posted in Events

Gospel Canarias in Teguise & Arrecife

Get into the festive spirit and enjoy the uplifting voices of the Atlanta Gospel Choir as they raise the roof at the Convento de Santa Domingo in Teguise and at the Teatro Insular in Arrecife.

Monday November 28, 2011posted in News

Lanzarote Hotels Scoop TUI Nordic Awards

The tour operator TUI Nordic has awarded several Lanzarote hotels with gold and silver awards following high levels of customer satisfaction recorded by visitors from Scandinavia.

Friday November 25, 2011posted in Events

'Mobile Architecture' Exhibition Opens in Arrecife

A new exhibition on 'Mobile Architecture' opens this weekend at the art salon in the Charco de San Gines, Arrecife. Featuring the work of the experimental Brazilian designer Marlon de Azambuja.

Thursday November 24, 2011posted in News

Hotel Explosion Injures 10 in Gran Canaria

A gas explosion in a hotel in Gran Canaria has resulted in severe injuries to at least ten people, including a Norwegian tourist.