news from the island

Monday September 5, 2011posted in News

Island Gears Up For 2012 Celebrations

A proposal is being submitted to the European Union to have Lanzarote declared as a 'European Cultural Space' in 2012, as part of the celebrations to mark the seven hundredth anniversary of Genovese explorer Lancelotto Malocello's arrival on the island.

Friday September 2, 2011posted in Events

Live Music in Puerto Calero

Puerto Calero is holding two free music events over this weekend, with live music from Primera Linea lined up for tonight, Friday 2nd September.

Thursday September 1, 2011posted in Events

Beach Festival in Los Pocillos

This Saturday, 3rd September, head for the island's main resort of Puerto del Carmen to enjoy the Beach Festival which is taking place at the Plaza de las Naciones on the seafront by Los Pocillos.

Wednesday August 31, 2011posted in News

German Tourist Recovery Continues in July

Lanzarote has seen the largest upsurge in German visitor numbers of all of the Canary islands in July, according to the Society for the External Promotion of Lanzarote (SPEL).

Tuesday August 30, 2011posted in Events

Piano Extravaganza in Puerto Calero

An outdoor piano concert is taking place on Saturday 10th September at Puerto Calero.