news from the island

Friday August 12, 2011posted in Events

Fiesta of San Gines 2011

Arrecife's annual fiesta of San Gines begins this weekend, with a range of activities planned all over Lanzarote's capital between 12th and 25th August, with plenty of things to do and see for both tourists and locals alike.

Thursday August 11, 2011posted in News

Airport Strike Action Averted

A threatened strike by Spanish airport ground staff workers that would have disrupted the travel plans of thousands of tourists later this month has been called off.

Wednesday August 10, 2011posted in Events

Luz y Hierro Exhibition Opens in Teguise

A joint exhibition featuring the work of Polish photographer Jacek Przybylowski and the French sculptor Mick Gonnel has just opened at the Convent of Santo Domingo in Teguise.

Tuesday August 9, 2011posted in News

Strikes Threaten Spanish Airports

Holidaymakers planning to visit Spain and its islands face possible travel disruption if planned strike action by both baggage handlers and ground staff goes ahead on 18th and 26th August, according to reports today in the national press.

Monday August 8, 2011posted in News

New Audio Guide for Mirador Del Rio

Tourists visiting the Mirador del Rio can now hear all about the building's history on a new audioguide which has just been produced by the Centres of Art, Culture and Tourism.

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