news from the island

Thursday June 30, 2011posted in News

Airport Tax Waiver Continues Into 2012

Airport taxes in the Canary Islands will continue to be waived into 2012 to assist in the recovery of the tourist sector.

Wednesday June 29, 2011posted in Events

Noche Blanco in Teguise

Head for the former island capital of Teguise this Friday 1st July as this historic town celebrates 'Noche en Blanco' or 'White Night', to mark the start of the annual festival of Nuestra Señora del Carmen.

Tuesday June 28, 2011posted in Events

PWA World Tour in Costa Teguise

The Professional Windsurfing Association world tour hits Costa Teguise this week from June 30th to July 3rd. With a prize purse of €30,000 up for grabs.

Monday June 27, 2011posted in News

New Bus Services For Playa Blanca

Public bus services connecting Lanzarote's two main resorts of Puerto del Carmen and Playa Blanca have just been improved.

Friday June 24, 2011posted in News

Illegal Hotel Grants To Be Paid By Spanish Government

The Spanish Government has accepted that it will repay the cost of grants awarded by the European Commission to eight hotels in Lanzarote that were subsequently declared illegal.

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