news from the island

Monday August 29, 2011posted in Events

Yaiza Celebrates Virgin of Los Remedios

The local fiesta in honour of the Virgin of Los Remedios gets underway this Friday 2nd September in Yaiza.

Friday August 26, 2011posted in News

Huge Turnout Expected for Los Dolores

The annual pilgrimage to Mancha Blanca to celebrate the Virgen de los Dolores looks set to be busier than ever in 2011, with up to 60,000 people expected in the town on 17th September.

Thursday August 25, 2011posted in News

Historians Hunt Lancelotto's Tower

Local historians are currently on the hunt for traces of the first European navigator known to have arrived on Lanzarote, Lancelotto Malocello.

Wednesday August 24, 2011posted in Events

Romantic and Classical Concert at Cueva de los Verdes

The next concert at the Cueva de los Verdes brings new interpretations of Romantic and Classical pieces of music.

Tuesday August 23, 2011posted in News

Earthquake off Gran Canaria

Following a large amount of seismic activity below El Hierro at the beginning of August, a small tremor was recorded yesterday just off the coast of Gran Canaria.

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