news from the island

Thursday August 4, 2011posted in News

Low Grape Harvest Spells Wine Price Rises

Bad news for fans of Lanzarote wines as the island's annual grape harvest, which starts today, threatens to yield the lowest quantity of grapes for the last 60 years, according to the official Regulatory Council for Denominated Lanzarote Wines.

Wednesday August 3, 2011posted in News

Hotel Occupancy Static in July

Occupancy levels in Lanzarote hotels remained static in July and are expected to reach 80% during August, according to data just released by ISTAC, the Canarian Institute of Statistics.

Tuesday August 2, 2011posted in News

Admissions at Key Attractions Rise 8.43% in June

Admissions at Lanzarote's main tourist attractions continued to rise last month. As the main centres of Art, Culture and Tourism on the island, such as the Timanfaya National Park welcomed a total of 186.728 visitors during June.

Monday August 1, 2011posted in News

Discover Island Arts and Crafts at Haria Market

Fancy learning more about tradtional island arts and crafts? Then head for the he Saturday morning market in Haria, where you can join new workshops in ceramics and basket weaving from next weekend.

Friday July 29, 2011posted in Events

Music For The Soul at Cueva del Los Verdes

An extra, eclectic concert has been squeezed into the summer schedule of events at the Cueva de los Verdes, entitled 'Concierto para alma del agua'.

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