news from the island

Wednesday December 7, 2011posted in News

British Tourist Spending To Remain Stable in 2012

Despite the current economic climate and uncertainty British tourists are not planning to cut spending on, or relinquish, their holidays abroad in 2012.

Tuesday December 6, 2011posted in Events

Hiding Place of the Sirens in Tias

Head for Tias to take in a new exhibition that opened at the weekend at the Art Salon at the Ermita San Antonio, showcasing the work of Gran Canarian artist Nuria Meseguer and entitled 'The Hiding Place of the Sirens'.

Monday December 5, 2011posted in Events

Pig Out At Selected Island Restaurants

Tourists who wish to try a taste of the Canaries can find 'cocino negro' (or black pig) on the menu of several leading restaurants in Lanzarote this week.

Friday December 2, 2011posted in Events

Moscow Ballet Perform in Arrecife

The prestigious Moscow Ballet will be performing the festive favourite of the Nutcracker Suite by Tchaikovsky next week on 10th December at the Island Theatre in Arrecife.

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).